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Process Control Leader

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Georgia-Pacific is seeking a Process Control Leader to join our team in Monticello, MS (Containerboard). The Process Control Leader will supervise a team of experienced Process Control Engineers and also develop entry level engineers and interns across production areas to support multiple projects in all areas of the plant as needed. This position supports both DCS and PLC systems throughout the mill, and will be responsible for designing and implementing control improvements while working with others to maintain and troubleshoot the mill’s control systems. 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Advancing our Market Based Management (MBM®) culture and develop team to successfully advance business priorities

  • Leading and building the talent and capabilities of site employees in process control
  • Designing, implementing, and supporting hardware and software systems for mill process equipment. i.e. Honeywell Experion, Honeywell TDC 3000, Modicon and Rockwell Control Logix PLC Systems
  • Pursuing autonomous manufacturing assets through the implementation and optimization of advanced process control, control loop tuning, auto-start sequences, and development of effective functional design specifications
  • Improving operator situational awareness through the implementation of robust alarm management, high performance graphics, advanced analytics, and HMI displays that accurately and fully convey the process conditions
  • Serving as a resource for engineering with assistance in installing new process control systems
  • Providing small project management leadership and support for projects that are managed locally, through third party vendor support, or in partnership with corporate teams
  • Partnering with site technology leader to ensure manufacturing networks are optimized for reliable automation
  • Partnering with Cyber security teams to architects secure Industrial Control Systems while also enabling the connected enterprise of the future (Industry 4.0 | remote experts | cloud services)
  • Implementing, maintaining, and driving adoption of asset management systems to enable handle-by-exception management of OT systems (PLCs, DCS, field devices, SNMP, etc.)
  • Managing Process Control spending/contracts
  • Supporting of the mill safety program both personally and by example
  • Working closely with E & I Technicians and mill personnel to identify opportunities and solve problems

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Associates Degree or Higher

  • Five years or more of experience in designing, configuring, programming, and troubleshooting Distributed Control Systems (DCS) and either Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) or Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems
  • Experience with Advanced Process Control systems
  • Experience leading a team of employees

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Control Engineering

  • Five years or more of Process Control Engineering experience
  • Experience leading system implementations & upgrades
  • Experience mentoring and developing engineers and interns
  • Experience in supporting process control systems in a Pulp and Paper facility
  • Experience with IT/OT network technologies
  • Experience with DCS systems

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
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: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

Operations: IND-GP-OPS  

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