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PROCESS ENGINEER at Georgia- Pacific

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Monroeville, Alabama

Job Description:

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PROCESS ENGINEER-Monroeville, AL – Rocky Creek Lumber

Georgia-Pacific is currently looking for a  Process Engineer to work at our Lumber facility in Monroeville, AL. In this hands-on engineering role, you will drive process improvement initiatives of existing operations as well as new processes.



A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Monitor product quality and contribute to the overall direction and success of the Rocky Creek operations

  • To supervise/coordinate production efforts that result in sustained improvement in all associated work processes including: Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) compliance, reliability, quality, production and costs

  • Monitor equipment for accuracy, value, and yield

  • Perform process checks and studies

  • Keep management informed on process variables

  • Provide support in the development of standard operating procedures

  • Train and use a structured approach to problem solving.  Serve as a proactive leader towards improvements to products, flow, cost, recovery, quality, work processes, etc. 

  • Participate/Lead projects that address step change improvements and gap closure

  • Assist in monthly inventory verification and documentation

  • Assist in process optimization to maximize production rates, product quality and yield

  • Develop and apply strategies to optimize on-going operations using the automation platform in conjunction with the operations, maintenance and engineering staffs at the mill.

  • Maintain calibration of process equipment to assure standards are met

  • To lead an operational team in the production of solid wood lumber products in a safe and efficient manner

  • To take ownership of the existing safety and quality processes

  • Promote employee involvement; providing coaching, feedback and direction as required

  • Troubleshoot and resolve production issues, provide safety training to production associates, team development, and delivering training materials in a meaningful approach

  • Complete all paperwork and analysis in a timely and efficient manner



What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Forest Products, Industrial/Mechanical / Electrical Engineering, or 3 years’ experience as a Process Engineer.

  • Able and willing to work in a manufacturing plant environment, including extended periods of time in noisy, non-air conditioned or unheated areas

  • Must be able and willing to work safely, including wearing and using appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule, including but not limited to rotating shifts, overnight shifts, and weekends

  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with continuous improvement methods and lean manufacturing

  • Computer network skills

  • Experience with the quality control process and monitoring systems.

This position is not eligible for VISA sponsorship

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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