WestRock Process Control Engineer in Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Process Control Engineer - Saint Paul, MN

2250 Wabash AVe

St Paul, Minnesota, 55114

United States




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 to 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 projects.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. 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.Ability to provide Hardware and software support for

multiple process control systems.Ability to modify existing and configure new control

strategies.Strong written and verbal communication skills.Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.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 a plus.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.


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

Process Control Engineer

Minnesota-Saint Paul