Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the Pulp and Paper process design on projects or a team of process engineers on larger engineering projects and provide direction and coordination to other disciplines as the process lead
  • Support project proposal efforts by developing a process scope of work and process man-hour estimate in support of the defined Client scope; Develop staffing plan and schedule to support the man-hour estimate and schedule from concept through design and start-up
  • Develop and/or oversee production of engineering reports, studies, calculations, PFD’s, P&ID’s, GA’s, equipment specifications/data sheets, and review/approval of vendor submittals
  • Assure quality of design documents and process deliverables
  • Manage projects within budget and schedule constraints by interacting with Clients, team members and management to resolve project roadblocks
  • Participate and provide leadership in Client and project team meetings to establish project objectives and coordinate and/or resolve design problems

Skills / Qualifications

  • Undergraduate or Graduate Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, or Pulp & Paper Science (Professional registration is a plus)
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in the consulting engineering profession with progressive roles in working in a team environment on design of pulp and paper projects
  • Proven history of leading the Process design effort on Pulp and Paper projects
  • Experience in Pulp and Paper Industry is required. Specifically, working knowledge of the various unit operations such as:
  • Causticizing and Chemical Recovery
  • Chemical Pulping Fiberlines (wood yard, pulp mill, bleach plant etc.)
  • Recycle Fiber (OCC, ONP, MW etc.)
  • Machines (stock approach, various grades such as tissue, fluff pulp, linerboard etc.)
  • Experience in a variety of technical and/or operational assignments in the paper industry is a plus
  • Expertise in manufacturing processes with a demonstrated ability to translate that expertise into cost, quality, and/or capacity improvements is a plus
  • A willingness to travel as needed