Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.

Valmet's strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bioenergy production. Our advanced services and automation solutions improve the reliability and performance of our customers' processes and enhance the effective utilization of raw materials and energy.

Valmet's net sales in 2015 were approximately EUR 2.9 billion. Our 12,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers' performance forward - every day. Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.

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Senior Project Engineer

Business line: Automation
Country: USA
Location: Duluth, GA
Job description: Participate in project planning, including overall scheduling, risk analysis/contingency plan, and installation checklists. Organize the definition phase of the project, including internal/external kick-off meetings, system definition, customer communication, and freezing dates. Perform system initialization and configuration by internal and external resources; organize and run the internal testing and customer Factory Acceptance Testing; responsible for managing site work. Responsible for site safety; coordinate work schedules for on-site personnel; handle customer communication including safety, progress reports, and site schedules; handle change requests together with the project manager; manage the punch list for timely completion; manage completion of application/performance report(s) including value/ROI delivered; and participate in Lessons Learned review with the project team. Perform high level engineering for Max DNA and Valmet DNA DCS systems, such as Safety systems, MCS, data link, process definition, and system conversions or migrations. Prepare and perform I/O checkout; advanced troubleshooting during the testing and commissioning phases of the project, and feedback of relevant corrective actions to the product home. Provide training for customer operations and maintenance personnel; finalize system documentation and prepare commissioning reports, including value/ROI delivered.
Requirements: Employer will accept Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, or Pulp & Paper Engineering Technology or related field, two years of work experience in job offered or two years of work experience in a related occupation. Experience must include:1) experience in the Power Generation and Pulp & Paper industries; 2) experience in process controls engineering using Max DNA and Valmet DNA systems; 3) QA/Testing; Data Analysis; Java; UNIX; and TCP/IP. Any suitable combination of education, training, or experience is acceptable. Must be available to work on projects at various, unanticipated sites throughout the United States.
We offer: We offer a rewarding position with a global industry leader where you’ll have the chance to utilize your existing skills as well as develop new ones.

In addition to competitive wages, Valmet offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage as well as a company funded pension plan, 401k with company match, paid vacation and company holidays, short- and long-term disability, company paid life insurance, and Business Travel Accident Insurance.
Additional information: This Notice is provided as a result of the filing of applications for permanent alien labor certification for the positions noted below. Any person may provide documentary evidence bearing on an application to the Certifying Officer, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, Atlanta National Processing Center, Harris Tower, 233 Peachtree Street, Suite 410, Atlanta, GA 30303. Phone (404) 893-0101 Fax (404) 893-4642

Employer: Valmet, Inc.

Job Code: #10428.192

Job Location: 2425 Commerce Avenue Duluth, Georgia 30096 and various unanticipated sites throughout the United States.

Job Type: Full Time

Rate of Pay: $84,563.20/year to $93,019.52/year

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