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Electrical Project Engineer

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Georgia-Pacific is seeking an Electrical Project Engineer to join our team in Monticello, MS. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual and display personal ownership of Safety, Manufacturing, and Operational initiatives while working effective in a Team Environment to create the greatest long-term value for GP.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Leading the development and execution of capital and major maintenance projects based on management direction and departmental input
  • Developing accurate investment proposals for capital and major maintenance ventures
  • Developing and managing the project scope, schedule, estimate, and risk management plan
  • Engaging appropriate Georgia Pacific corporate capability groups (legal, project group, risk management, engineering etc.)
  • Working with internal customers to develop opportunities to improve competitive position
  • Working with management to develop annual capital plans to forecast short and long-term capital projects
  • Following all purchasing standard operating procedures
  • Managing projects requiring coordination between outside consultants, contractors, and mill personnel
  • Staying current with up-to-date technology applicable to areas of responsibility
  • Utilizing strategic thinking skills and motivational approach to guide teams through challenges
  • Utilizing solid interpersonal skills to effectively facilitate team meetings
  • Utilizing MS Excel, MS Word, MS Project, and AutoCAD

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Three years of project management experience in an industrial environment
  • Experience with developing accurate investment proposals for capital and major maintenance ventures
  • Experience working on cross functional teams
  • Experience and knowledge of electrical safe work practices 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering
  • Five or more years of project management experience in an industrial environment
  • Pulp and paper experience
  • Experience and knowledge of NEC/NFPA 70E
  • Experience and knowledge of industrial facility power and distribution systems
  • Experience and knowledge of motor control systems
  • Large capital project management experience with budgets up to $5 million

Georgia Pacific’s paper mill in Monticello, MS has been in operation since 1968, and employs 450 employees. The Monticello mill has the capability to produce over 1,000,000 tons of containerboard each year. It is located in central Mississippi about 65 miles from Hattiesburg, MS and is 1 hour from capital city of Jackson, MS.

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


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