WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock's 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
This is an entry level position from which new engineers develop for advancement into a variety of careers relative to paper mill manufacturing.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Successful completion of projects related to process improvement, resolution of production problems and reliability improvement -- typical projects may include:
Improving operational efficiencies of mill equipment and processes
Mill trials of new equipment and chemicals
Investigating abnormal mill operating issues
Profit, productivity and quality improvements
Equipment reliability and maintenance improvements
Environmental, health and safety initiatives
Training material and procedure development
Special projects and other duties as assigned.
What you need to succeed:
Previous Work Experience
Prior co-op or intern experience related to field is preferred.
Desire to work in an industrial environment and production oriented atmosphere
Strong leadership capabilities
Good time management and multi-tasking skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to interact with all levels of the organization
Strong initiative and perseverance
Strong ambition for continuous learning, willingness to take on additional responsibilities, and desire to promote in the future
What we offer:
Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence
Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential
A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled