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Process Control Engineer
Vicksburg, MS
  • Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental
  • Schedule: 40 hours/week, Monday-Thursday
  • Estimated Start Date: ASAP
  • Contract to Direct
 
A Process Control Engineer is an integral position in the Vicksburg Mill's Maintenance and Engineering Department, reporting directly to the Process Control Engineering Manager.
 
This position is responsible for:
  • Designing and implementing process control strategies to support new and existing processes to include process efficiency improvements and optimization, process variability reduction, compliance with environmental and safety requirements and equipment/process reliability. 
  • Selecting and approving hardware and software designs for new process automation projects. 
  • Considering the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future manufacturing environment.
  • Key customers include plant operators and supervisors, technical and business groups, and maintenance employees.
    • Train operators and maintenance personnel on new control functions.
    • Assist technical groups with process improvement activities.
    • Assist in process/maintenance troubleshooting activities and Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) investigations.
  • Responsible for business continuity of process control systems through documentation, training and management-of-change process.
  • Sharing the responsibility for providing weekend and off-hour support for all Process Control mill needs.
  • Managing equipment Obsolescence plans with migration paths to maintain reliability of DCS process equipment.
 
Qualifications/Requirements
  • An Engineering or Technical degree is required with 2-3+ years' experience as a process control engineer.  Experience in other manufacturing/engineering positions will be considered.  Paper mill experience is preferred. 
  • Must have experience with control loop tuning, performance evaluation tools and process data historians (i.e. Entech, OSISoft PI, and Parcview). 
  • Experience in coordination and implementation with new and upgraded DCS installations/startups is required. 
  • Proficiency in configuration and programming on the following DCS platforms: Siemens APACS with ProcessSuite Graphics, Win CC Graphics, Siemens PCS, Allen Bradley PLC-5/SLC-500 with RSView/PanelView HMI, G.E. Mark VI with Cimplicity Graphics is preferred. 
  • Familiarity with the following DCS platforms, Siemens DRC, and experience in control strategies related to Recovery and Power Boilers, Steam/Gas Turbines, Power Generation, Pulping and Chemical Recovery processes are desirable.
  • Process knowledge of Continuous Digesters, Lime Kiln and Caustic Plants, Recovery and Power Boilers, Paper Machines, Power Generation, and Waste Water Treatment are also desirable.
 
 
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Vicksburg, MS
Process Controls Engineer