WestRock Optimization/Process Control Engineer in Longview, Washington


Job Summary:

Provide process engineering discipline expertise for the Production Optimization Team. This includes process engineering support to identify, prioritize, and complete appraise conceptual engineering solutions to optimize production, as well as process studies and test runs to optimize key process variables


* Assist with acceptance of customer, interval, raw stock specifications and quality / process standards and disposition of non-conforming product * Supervise successful start up and implementation of new or modified equipment * Process optimization * Statistical analysis of large amounts of data * Production data systems design * Plant Trials * Responsible for contributing to the production of a quality product by performing work according to directions and making suggestions to improve all manufacturing processes * To assist in the development of new products and processes * To assist with resolution of process and equipment problems * To utilize computers and analytical techniques in the job * To complete projects as assigned by supervisor of the department * To participate in, and lead, various WestRock improvement teams * Responsible for thoroughly understanding product quality expectations and contributors to product quality for both customers and suppliers products


Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* 1-3 years related work experience required in an industrial environment * Bachelor's Degree in Chemical or Bioresource Engineering * Advanced computer skills with proficiency of one programming language and computer simulation program preferred * Strong data analysis and problem solving skills * Team contributor with strong communication and project management skills * Leadership of project teams is required but will not encompass performance management of any member.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled


WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Optimization/Process Control Engineer