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Manufacturing Engineer –Clatskanie, OR

Georgia-Pacific’s Consumer Products Division is seeking qualified professionals to consider for our Manufacturing Engineer opportunity for the converting department at the Wauna Mill located in Clatskanie, Oregon. The role is responsible for increasing the effectiveness of the asset group by improving reliability, work processes, equipment performance, and team member capabilities.

Wauna is located on the Columbia River and is centrally located near the beach and mountains with several forms of outdoor recreational activities. Wauna is within an hour drive to Portland, OR offering regional attractions and forms of entertainment.

Georgia-Pacific employees have the opportunity to influence the long-term success of the plant, both in improving the efficiency of production and in helping to build a culture of Market-Based Management. This is a role with potential for advancement both within the plant and across the company. Come join our team!

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Managing and executing Georgia-Pacific’s reliability and asset strategies
  • Leading the continuous efforts to identify, investigate, recommend, and implement equipment improvements, new systems, and process changes to improve productivity, yield, quality, and reduce costs
  • Providing strategic and tactical leadership in the areas of safety, asset reliability, cost optimization, productivity, and strategic capital planning and execution
  • Driving improvement to operating metrics in all equipment of the work system
  • Collaborating with the operations team to build systems to improve productivity
  • Exemplify and advance Market Based Management (MBM®).

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Two (2) or more years of experience working in a manufacturing, industrial or military environment
  • One (1) or more year of experience leading continuous improvement initiatives and/or reliability strategies
  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word (to write business correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting, simple formulas) and Outlook (for internal and external correspondence)

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering with two (2) or more years of manufacturing experience
  • Three (3) or more years of manufacturing experience within a paper or pulp facility
  • Experience as a supervisor with responsibility for direct reports

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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