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Process Control Engineer - Saint Paul, MN
2250 Wabash Ave
St Paul, Minnesota, 55114
Supports both DCS and PLC control systems throughout the
mill. This position is responsible for designing and implementing and
optimizing controls, maintaining, and troubleshooting control systems, and
finding and implementing control improvements. To best support the mill’s
operations and capital projects this position acts as the primary process
control representative to all Production areas (Utilities, Paper Mill, and Pulp
Mill). The position also works across production areas to support Multiple
Projects in all areas of the plant. As the mill upgrades obsolete control
systems, this position will share responsibility for working with outside
engineering resources to research and answer technical issues ensuring
successful, on-schedule migrations with event-free startups. This engineer also
manages projects within the engineering team and with external engineering
support / consultants. The process control engineer also stays current
with technology and vendors.
How you will impact WestRock:
Provide primary Process Control support to
assigned production areas within the mill; work closely with process area
owners to determine and meet process control needs.
Work with departments and other engineers to
develop alternatives and estimates for proposed capital and major maintenance
Support of the Maintenance team in
troubleshooting problems with the processes and the process control systems.
Assist in training and knowledge sharing with
operators and E/I mechanics on process control systems to help improve their
operating and troubleshooting effectiveness.
As part of the Process Control Team, share in
the responsibility of providing weekend and off-hour support for Process
Control mill needs.
Plan, configure, test, implement, and
maintain process control system upgrades and modifications.
What you need to succeed:
Two Year Technical Degree or equivalent work
Experience with instrumentation and
electrical systems, associated with Process Control.
Experience with computer hardware and
software support and configuration.
Experience with Ethernet Networking and
Industrial Communication Protocols.
Prior computer programming experience.
Ability to provide Hardware and software
support for multiple process control systems.
Ability to modify existing and configure new
Strong written and verbal communication
Demonstrated ability to work in a team
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with
individuals at all levels of an organization.
Ability to manage multiple priorities.
Experience with ABB or Emerson DeltaV DCS is
Experience with Rockwell PLC’s is a plus
What we offer:
Corporate culture based on integrity,
respect, accountability, and excellence.
Comprehensive training with numerous learning
and development opportunities.
An attractive salary reflecting skills,
competencies, and potential.
A career with a global packaging company
where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and
foundational elements of the daily work.