Senior Staff Engineer:
Required Qualifications: Bachelor of Science or higher degree in
Chemical or Mechanical Engineering and 5-10 years of experience minimum.
Should have demonstrated strong leadership and communication skills.
Must have a working knowledge of recovery boiler operation/processes.
An interest in energy cost reduction work is essential with demonstrated
experience in identifying and implementing energy cost reduction
projects. Strong computer skills are a necessity since data analysis
using Pi Process Book and other tools will form a significant component
of the work.
Differentiating Experience and Skills: The ideal candidate will have
intelligent sootblowing expertise to allow instant on-the-job impact.
Significant experience with bark boiler design or operation would be a
Position Deliverables: The successful candidate will:
• Create measurable manufacturing cost reductions/avoidance in
excess of $4 million annually.
• Develop and implement, innovative, low and no capital process
changes, which improve quality, increase productivity, reduce operating
cost, or provide a capital advantaged position.
• Define best practices, in area of specialization (as noted
above), to serve as the standard for company-wide operations and
facilitate their adoption.
• Provide expert owner-loyal technical solutions for process
problems and production issues at facilities worldwide
• Educate, coach, and reinforce process or mechanical knowledge and
best practices of operators and managers of manufacturing processes,
either on the job or in a classroom environment.
1. Leadership skills
2. Communication skills
3. Significant experience relevant to recovery boiler operation
4. Demonstrated abilities in identifying and implementing energy
cost reduction projects.
5. Action oriented
6. Strong computer skills (spreadsheets, Pi Process Book)
1. Advanced degree with relevant specialization
2. Significant experience with bark boiler operation or design
3. Significant experience with some other pulp mill unit operation
4. Process modeling expertise
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