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Manufacturing Engineer

Company: International Paper
Location: Norfolk
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

The Job You Will Perform:
Pulp & Paper Mill-based role interacting with engineers, hourly employees, contractors, and managers
Safety leadership-awareness of safety hazards, courage to stop a job if notice something unsafe, wears appropriate PPE, etc.
Specific responsibilities vary by location & role. Examples may include: Manufacturing process optimization,
Data analysis,
Machine reliability
Coordinate aspects of shutdowns and start-ups for mill
Cost-reduction efforts for procedures, processes, etc. in mill setting
Sample collection-e.g., pulp, samples from the reel or the winder,
Project coordination / management
Training development for operators
Working collaboratively with engineers, operators, contractors, interns/co-ops, managers, etc.
Assist with capital project management
Coordinate contractors' work

The Skills You Will Bring:
College degree (B.S.) by August 2023 in engineering major, chemical, electrical, environmental, mechanical, paper science engineering preferred
Manufacturing internship or co-op preferred
Strong desire to work in heavy manufacturing setting
High regard for safety in the workplace
Able to learn on the fly, adapt in a highly dynamic environment, and effectively cope with and manage change
Highly motivated, self-starter, results-driven individual who can also perform well in a team setting
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including active listening
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Demonstrated leadership skills & experience (e.g., internships/co-ops, jobs, supervisory roles, student associations, projects, etc.)
Comfort with all levels of employees, including peers, engineers, contractors, hourly operators, and management
Cumulative GPA 2.8
Open to relocation now and in the future
Must have access to reliable transportation
Physical Location :
Pine Hill (AL)
Prattville (AL)
Selma (AL)
Pensacola (FL)
Oglethorpe (GA)
Rome (GA)
Savannah (GA)
Cedar Rapids (IA)
Cayuga (IN)
Henderson (KY)
Maysville (KY)
Bogalusa (LA)
Campti (LA)
Mansfield (LA)
Columbus (MS)
Vicksburg (MS)
New Bern (NC)
Riegelwood (NC)
Valliant (OK)
Springfield (OR)
Georgetown (SC)
Orange (TX)
Franklin (VA)
The Benefits You Will Enjoy:
Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
Retirement and 401k Matching Program
Medical & Dental
Education & Development (including Student Loan Assistance & Tuition Reimbursement)
Life & Disability Insurance
The Career You Will Build:
Development opportunities for a career in manufacturing
Promotional opportunities
Networking/relationship building across the organization
The Impact You Will Make:
We continue to build a better future for people, the plant, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 120 years. Join our team and you'll see why our team members say they're Proud to be IP .
The Culture You Will Experience:
International Paper promotes employee well-being by providing safe, caring and inclusive workplaces. You will learn Safety Leadership Principles and have the opportunity to opt into Employee Networking Circles such as IPVets, IPride, Women in IP, and the African American ENC. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly diverse culture.
The Company You Will Join:
International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2021 were $19.4 billion. Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.
Immigration sponsorship is not available for this position. As a general rule, International Paper does not sponsor candidates for nonimmigrant visas or permanent residency. International Paper may make exceptions on a discretionary basis depending on -factors such as the Company's specific business needs, place of recruitment, unique skills needed for certain jobs, and/or particular qualifications of the individual.
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. -All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Memphis -TN -38197

Keywords: International Paper, Norfolk , Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering , Norfolk, Virginia

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