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Process Engineering Assistant


Georgia-Pacific has an immediate opening for a Process Engineering Assistant at our Naheola Mill located in Pennington, AL. This employee will work with a Team of Process Engineering Assistants, providing environmental duties helping to ensure compliance with all state and federal environmental regulations while maintaining compliance with all applicable regulatory requirements.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Compliance testing, BOD, TSS, DO, COD & pH
  • Quality Assurance procedures in accordance with ADEM & EPA
  • Preparation of compliance reports for ADEM
  • Sludge Press and ground water monitoring & testing
  • River DO surveys & boat operation
  • Upkeep of lab equipment; upkeep of boat, truck and monitoring equipment
  • Data Entry of quality, process, and test results
  • Assist in training of other personnel
  • Monitor process trends for environmental compliance
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and communicate out of control areas
  • Perform special testing (excessive fiber/chemical sewer loss, trials, etc.)
  • Provide periodic environmental inspections within the mill
  • Maintain Title V records per permit requirements
  • Maintain lab filing system
  • Collect and transport all needed samples from operating areas and laboratory to point of destination
  • Maintain operation of all process sample lines, understanding sampler mechanics, valves and cleaning lines
  • Assist other Process Engineering Assistants and Environmental Engineers as needed
  • Utilize environmental regulatory framework
  • Perform other duties when required

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Associate Degree in Science Discipline OR One or more of the following professional certifications: National Association of Environmental Professionals, Certified Hazardous Materials Manager, Certified Safety Professional, Occupational Health and Safety Technician, and/or Professional Engineer
  • Experience in laboratory environment and operating lab equipment
  • Experience performing standard laboratory analytical techniques
  • Experience performing Statistical Process Control (control charting)
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook) and PI Application 
  • Current vessel operating license
  • Ability to work extended hours and on weekends when required

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelors Degree Environmental Science, Biology, or Chemistry Discipline
  • Lab experience in a paper mill or chemical company 

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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