Monday, October 5, 2015

Entry Level Electrical Engineer Position Available! with Weyerhauser

Associate Engineer-01009747
This position is for Weyerhaeuser's Liquid Packaging Board business, which produces bleached paperboard used to make cartons and cups for liquids such as milk, juice, coffee and sake. This business produces 260,000 metric tons of paperboard each year -- the equivalent of 6 billion liter-sized milk cartons. This facility began operations in Longview, WA in 1953 and employs about 500 people.

A Manufacturing Associate is assigned to a manufacturing site for 18 to 24 months on a full time temporary basis.  During that period, the Associate receives a comprehensive orientation to Weyerhaeuser and its Pulp and Paper business, performs assignments in most areas of the mill and receives training as determined by site and business mentors.  Successful completion of the program normally leads to a full time regular manufacturing position within the Liquid Packaging Manufacturing Business.

This particular position is open in the Longview, WA Liquid Packaging Mill.  This is an excellent professional development opportunity.  

Associate roles and responsibilities may include:  
·        Managing preventive and corrective maintenance activities associated with high and medium voltage power distribution systems
·        Developing and updating software associated with process control systems
·        Facilitating and/or leading small group problem solving activities to identify root cause of a mill problem
·        Participating on capital or major maintenance project teams
·        Managing electrical and process control equipment project work 
·        Assisting mill Process Owners in optimizing process economics and process controls.  
·        Other duties/projects may be assigned or required as needed.  
·        Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering; or a related discipline
·        Excellent verbal and written communication skills along with a technical writing capability. 
·        Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team environment. 
·        Well developed problem solving and analytical skills. 
·        High level of initiative and motivation. 
·        Excellent planning and organizational skills. 
·        Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
·        Eligible to work in the US
About Weyerhaeuser
We grow trees and make forest products that improve lives in fundamental ways. Our wood products are used to build homes, where families are sheltered and raised. Our cellulose fibers are used to make diapers and other hygiene products that keep people clean and healthy. We innovate to use trees in products you may not expect, such as fabric, plastics and energy. We’re serious about safety, focused on performance and proud of what we do. In every corner of our company, you’ll find talented people who care about each other, the communities where we operate, and the planet we all share. 
Cellulose Fibers
Our customers are expanding all over the globe, and we’re growing with them. We manufacture high-quality absorbent and papergrade pulp for our customers to use in products such as diapers, tissues and towels. We also make liquid packaging board and high-performance printing papers. You’ll even find our fibers in plastic. This team is focused on achieving manufacturing excellence to deliver innovative, sustainable products that meet tomorrow’s needs.
Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.