Yankee Technical Services Specialist
Valmet Inc.
 Biddeford, ME
Are you looking to grow your career in Field Services with a global leader and supplier of the paper industry?

Our team of field services is growing and needs your expertise in Yankee dryer grinding and thermal coating services. If you have a desire to learn about papermaking and how the mechanical product affects the overall process, we want to hear from you! As a Yankee Services Specialist, you will support the Mill Site service team to perform field services in accordance with contract requirements. As the expert and lead, you will be the primary contact between internal teams and the customer. Therefore, we are seeking highly motivated individuals who are interested in growing their personal career and motivated to learn. 

Responsibilities include: 
  • Developing quotations and project specifications.

  • Maintains the grinding and thermal coating equipment in a professional manner to ensure dependability.

  • Provides technical sales support and generating customer-focused, high quality, timely field reports with strong recommendations for improvement.

  • Follows up with customer and sales force to ensure that quotations meet customers' needs.

  • Ensures project profitability is maximized by controlling job cost.



Two-year degree in engineering design or a related field; five years’ experience within a related discipline (machine design fabrication techniques/machine shop practices, process engineering, etc.); OR a combination of education and experience.

Other qualifications include the ability to travel up to 75% and willing to work with a team or independently.

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Must be eligible to travel in Mexico and Canada.



Valmet offers a dynamic work environment that is team-oriented, international and focused on growth.  We value and encourage an innovative culture that suits development-minded people who enjoy working in a fast-paced and energetic environment.  All this comes with a competitive wage and a generous benefits package that includes a company funded pension plan, and 401k with company match.

Please note that any offer of employment is contingent upon a background check and drug screen.


Where everything works together

Valmet is where the best talent from a wide variety of backgrounds comes together. With 13,000 professionals around the world, we are the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our commitment to moving our customers’ performance forward requires creativity, technological innovations, service know-how – and above all, teamwork.