Automation Engineer
Valmet Inc.
 Appleton, WI
Are you ready to make a career move?

Valmet Corporation is a leading global developer and supplier of services and technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our 13,000+ professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers’ performance forward – every day.

We're adding Automation Engineers to our team of experts in order to support our customers with world-class technology solutions within the pulp & paper industry. Through participation in project kick-off meetings you will be involved in everything from component selection and functionality, to project planning and target setting, to scheduling and follow-up efforts.  You'll be part of a talented group focused on:
  • Developing the PLC and Human Machine Interface (HMI) software for paper making equipment so that everything functions as specified at optimal levels.

  • Testing software modifications to the extent possible prior to delivery and supporting shop tests.

  • Participating in or leading start up activities at customer sites.

What you'll need:

We're looking for candidates with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from a four-year college or university; a minimum of six years' related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ideally, you'll have some paper industry experience.

Requires an understanding of PLC programming with knowledge of Rockwell ControLogix.  Knowledge of programming HMIs including Rockwell RStudio is also required.

What we offer:

We offer you a challenging position with the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our working environment is team-orientated and focused on growth. We value and encourage an innovative culture that suits development-minded people who enjoy working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. All this comes with a generous and comprehensive benefits package that includes a company-funded pension as well as a company 401k matches well.

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States.  Please note that any offer of employment is contingent upon a background check and drug screen.