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Electrical Project Engineer


Georgia-Pacific’s Brunswick Cellulose mill is seeking a qualified professional for an Electrical Project Engineer. The Electrical Project Engineer will support the manufacturing operation and maintenance activities with engineering principles, expertise, and leadership in solving and improving the equipment, processes, and procedures in the mill.  Long-term value is created through the application of the company’s business philosophy of Market Based Management and Georgia-Pacific’s Guiding Principles.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Electrical and project engineering involving support of the GP Brunswick mill through design, troubleshooting, project guidance, technological standardization and innovation, maintenance strategies, and energy efficiency activities - Involvement includes project scope development, project estimating, project review and management, design and implementation
  • Serve as a lead resource in this role across all operating areas of the mill - Develop project scopes and estimates, write equipment specifications, review quotes and recommend equipment and materials, size cables, conduit, starters, VFDs, and power distribution equipment
  • Develop capability as a mill subject matter expert (SME) for Power Distribution and Process Control Systems and Electrical and Instrumentation Specifications
  • Work will also involve managing contractors, schedules, scope development, budgets, checkout, commissioning, start-up and other engineering/management activities as required
  • Mentor entry level engineers in the electrical engineering discipline and in the GP Business Process for Projects (BPP)
  • Work individually or with a team to develop the scope and appropriation grade cost estimates for capital and extraordinary maintenance projects and participate in justification of projects, specification reviews, drawing reviews, safety reviews, and other project document reviews
  • Provide detail design or support and provide technical assistance to operations, purchasing and construction management in solving both urgent and long-term issues, with focus on mill’s asset reliability and sustainability
  • Possess the ability to effectively communicate with internal customers and leadership, external suppliers and vendors
  • Work closely with other disciplines to develop all aspects of design requirements for each project
  • Provide pre and post startup assistance to Construction and Operations to assure that all systems are functioning properly
  • Demonstrate the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Work an extended work schedule during critical project execution periods and during annual mill outages

    The Experience You Will Bring


    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
    • Experience with Microsoft Office Word (i.e. creating documents), Excel (i.e. creating/updating spreadsheets), and Outlook (i.e. scheduling meeting invites and emailing)

    What Will Put You Ahead

    • Five (5) or more years of experience working in project management
    • Experience with electrical power distribution, PLC systems, and Honeywell DCS
    • Experience with AutoCAD products and MS Project

    Georgia -Pacific Brunswick Cellulose mill manufactures softwood fluff pulps. Our products are used primarily in absorbent products such as diapers and hygiene products. To learn more about our Cellulose Division, visit http://www.gppackaging.com/Cellulose

    Brunswick, GA in Glynn County, which is in southeast Georgia, about halfway between Savannah, GA and Jacksonville, FL, and a short drive off Interstate 95. Hunting, fishing, golfing and visiting historical landmarks are among the hobbies residents enjoy. To learn more about Brunswick, check out this link: www.brunswickgoldenisleschamber.com

    Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

    At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
    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


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