Mill Chemist - Engineer
Job no: 501280
Work type: Full Time
Location: Sydney - South West
$85,000 inclusive of super
Visy is a global leader in the packaging, paper and resource recovery industries, providing high quality, innovative and sustainable packaging products and solutions. We have been leading packaging innovation in Australia for over 70 years with a clear vision - to be the global leader in creating sustainable packaging solutions for a better world. We know we need the best talent to help us achieve this.
The Mill Chemist will be responsible for the maximisation of production quality, uptime and speed through chemical engineering processes. The key responsibility of the role will be to ensure a high quality paper product and minimise chemical downtime in the Smithfield mill. The role will require a professional engineer who can monitor, assess and modify the chemical processing at the mill to ensure safe and optimised operation at all times.
Key Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
Maintaining chemical and USAB systems
Organising and sourcing chemicals for scheduled chemical shuts
Monitoring and testing systems
Managing chemical suppliers
Troubleshooting various chemical system problems
Providing technical Support
Research and development
Analysis and reporting
Safety and environmental
Project planning and execution
Set up and conduct trials of new paper products and processes
Degree in chemical engineering
Minimum two years post-grad experience
Experience in paper mill preferred
Ability to optimise chemical usage and cost control
Experience testing and process monitoring chemical system in a manufacturing setting
Ability to analyse, trouble shoot and problem solve chemical systems
High level communication skills
Highly organised and strong planning skills
Experience in water systems, USAB system and paper making process is required
You will be required to meet Visy’s employment criteria which will include a criminal history check and pre-employment medical (including drug & alcohol testing).
Visy is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.
Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time 06 Apr 2021
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time
03 May 2021 Back Apply Employee Referral