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Controls Engineer

Company: Georgia-Pacific
Location: Quanah
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Job Description:


Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals. The company employs more than 30,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North and South America. Georgia-Pacific creates long-term value by using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible and economically sound. Georgia-Pacific is an independently managed and operated company of Koch Industries, Inc., a private company headquartered in Wichita, Kansas.

The Process Control Engineer will provide technical expertise and project engineering as required to support the Acme Gypsum Facility capital execution plan and operations. The Control Engineer will be responsible for the Instrumentation and Controls project development, design, procurement, construction, and start-up of various projects within the Complex. The position requires the ability to manage multiple projects. The role will have direct impact on safety, cost reduction, and process improvement at our facilities. This role might require some travel to other facilities, training, and vendors.

The successful candidate will be provided a signing bonus after starting the new role. External candidates and internal Koch company employees moving to the location when hired are considered eligible.

What You Will Do In Your Role

Provide conceptual system design for proposed projects

Develop engineering and capital cost estimates for assigned projects

Provide design documentation sufficient for construction, operations, and maintenance

Develop and implement programming guidelines and standards

Design, program, modify and maintain PLC and HMI systems

Manage implementation of upgrades and new technology

Develop and implement control strategies

Work with the project team and contractors to specify and install systems

Create instrumentation and control system specifications

Provide consultation to facilities and project management on process controls equipment procurement and applications

The Experience You Will Bring

Experience in Industrial Control Systems (PLCs, motor controls, control valves, industrial instrumentation for positioning, flow, level, pressure, & temperature)

Experience in Automation or Process Control to include:

PLC programming

AC & DC motor control experience, including drives

Process Control Networking

HMI/SCADA Maintenance and Design

Demonstrated abilities in Control System documentation using MS Office and AutoCAD

What Will Put You Ahead

Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Process Control, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering

Industrial electrical knowledge, including both power (480VAC) and control circuits

Server and PC knowledge, both Windows and Linux

Prior experience in a plant maintenance department

Preferred platforms and standards:

Rockwell Studio 5000 & legacy platforms (RSlogix 5, 500)

Siemens S& and legacy TI505
Ignition, GE Proficy iFix, and Factory Talk View
Yaskawa A1000 and legacy drives
Ethernet/IP, DeviceNet, ControlNet, Profibus communication protocols

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate's knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:

Keywords: Georgia-Pacific, Wichita Falls , Controls Engineer, Engineering , Quanah, Texas

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