Process Control Engineer in Quinnesec, MI at Verso Corporation

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Scope: Process Control Engineers are responsible for the creation, maintenance, administration and optimization of control systems in order to minimize process variation and reduce costs. Process Control Engineers provide technical expertise in Pulp and Paper manufacturing process control systems.


Responsibilities and Skills:

  • Safe from the Start. Participate in department safety assessments, work in proactive manner to identify, correct, and coach unsafe conditions or actions that are observed
  • Develop maintenance and operating personnel to take full advantage of the capabilities offered by our distributed control systems and quality control systems.
  • Work with other maintenance personnel to optimize the performance of our control systems to minimize variation and meet specifications.
  • Write and modify computer process control programs to optimize mill controls.
  • Work closely with mill technical and production personnel in planning, designing, and developing new process control applications and improvements.
  • Be subject to emergency call-ins.
  • Work downtime days, holidays and weekends as scheduled
  • Provide support for capital project planning and implementation.
  • Assist E/I supervision in establishing maintenance procedures and schedules for process control systems.
  • Participate in Root Cause Failure Analysis to help resolve outstanding issues
  • Support mill Process Variability Reduction(PVR) and Control Loop Performance Management(CLPM) systems

Job Requirements

Competencies Required:

  • Electrical or Instrumentation background
  • Strong technical, problem solving, decision-making, project management, and computer skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact effectively with all levels of the organization and work in a team environment
  • Ability to handle multiple time-sensitive projects and issues
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Self-starter, able to work effectively with minimal direct supervision
  • Knowledge of pulp and paper production process
  • Knowledge of Mod 300, ABB 800xA, or Foxboro IA systems

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