Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to its customers. Our mission is to expand the role of fiber-based solutions for sustainable everyday life. Our offerings include filter materials, release liners, food and beverage processing materials, decor papers, abrasive and tape backings, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics as well as a range of specialty papers for industrial and consumer end-uses.
The Thilmany Mill in Kaukauna, WI is searching for an entry-level Electrical Reliability Engineer. The Electrical Reliability Engineer has overall responsibility for the electrical needs of the assigned Paper Mill area. This individual is responsible for developing department reliability improvement plans and facilitating completion of maintenance/capital projects, identifying electrical & instrumentation reliability opportunity areas, implementing creative solutions, supporting process control activities, assisting hourly electricians with troubleshooting, and coordinating project management for the paper mill, as needed.
We offer an industry leading compensation and benefits program, which includes medical, dental, vision, company provided life insurance and short-term disability, long-term disability, flexible spending accounts, and a competitive 401(K) plan with company match. Our facilities are located in communities boasting an excellent quality of life with outstanding educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering required
0-3 years of electrical engineering experience in an industrial operation preferred
Solid communication and leadership skills
Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Pulp and paper mill experience highly preferred with demonstrated strength in drives, PLC, HMIs (Panelview), and process control applications
Strong project management skills desired
Manage all aspects of the Electrical Reliability Program for the assigned Paper Mill area.
Support completion of electrical capital projects.
Assist in designing electrical systems/equipment to provide a safe workplace and to support a predictive-based maintenance environment.
Develop maintenance procedures for electrical systems/equipment to ensure maximum service life and utilization.
Advise paper mill operations personnel about systems/requirements available to meet needs and comply with safety codes. Monitor installation of designed equipment and systems to ensure compliance with design specifications and safety codes.
Respond to requests for system or equipment modifications or enhancements to achieve desired results in a safe and cost-effective manner.
Consult with maintenance personnel on existing systems, equipment, and practices and use possible alternatives to meet needs.
Participate in rotating weekend duty to provide operational support on weekends and holidays.
Provide backup support for other paper mill electrical engineers.
Review electrical designs and specifications being purchased or fabricated and electrical estimates for equipment and construction.
Provide requested services while meeting safety codes, specifications and budget parameters.
Ensure new and existing systems are compatible and will not cause electrical overload.
Support Maintenance Department efforts and help troubleshoot problems.
Provide leadership in developing hourly E&I crafts in the paper mill.
Core Competencies : Customer Focus, Action Oriented, Decision Quality, Functional/Technical Skills, Integrity and Trust, Peer Relationships
Other Competencies Required : Priority Setting, Process Management, Problem Solving; Managing Through Systems, Project Management
Become part of the team! Equal Opportunity Employer (m/f/d/v/so)
Our annual net sales are about EUR 3 billion and we employ some 8,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm.