Electrical/Process Control Engineer

Engineering / Ingénierie Rothschild, Wisconsin


The Electrical/Process Control Engineer provides electrical engineering primarily for process control and electrical designs, technical support for projects and support to Mill operating units. Manages capital and expense projects.


Key Responsibilities

  • Develops or oversees development of control system strategies, instrumentation hardware selections, electrical power systems including designs, drawings and specifications.
  • Provides designs for P&ID development, loop diagrams, elementary diagrams, instrument specifications, communications systems, I/O allocations, process control cost estimates and construction documentation.
  • Provides designs for expansion or upgrade of plant power distribution systems including substations, transformers, MCC's, electrical main feed and distribution lines and related.
  • Procures process control and electrical equipment for projects.
  • Coordinates and oversees process control and electrical installations and modifications to achieve project performance objectives and cost, schedule and safety requirements.
  • Provides or arranges for operator and maintenance training.
  • Investigates, troubleshoots and provides engineering solutions for repeat process control and electrical system problems and failures. Supervises corrective measures.
  • Provides Mill-wide DCS support including configurations, programming, and process control upgrades for new installations or expansions. Works with Operating Units to develop Operator interfaces (graphics, screens, set points, related).
  • Provides Mill-wide electrical engineering support for AC/DC electrical equipment including power generation, electrical distribution, drives, breakers, transformers, PLC controls and related.
  • Support the Domtar Rothschild Mill reliability systems.
  • Performs SAP roles mapped and delegated to the Electrical/Process Control Engineer.
  • Manages and Coordinates Outside Contractors (sub contractors) and vendors. Serves as the company rep for same.
  • Utilizes Front End Loading process in achieving capital effectiveness to "do the right projects right."

Key Competencies


  • Fulfills safety roles and responsibilities
  • Actively involved in safety initiatives
  • Demonstrates consistent personal safe work practices
  • Holds people accountable for safe work practices

Results Orientation

  • Meets commitments
  • Achieves results/successes aligned with mill goals
  • Recognizes and initiates needed work without direction


  • Resolves conflicts
  • Builds positive relationships
  • Works well across organizational boundaries
  • Builds commitment
  • Focuses on vital few business priorities
  • Leads by example
  • Respected by co-workers


  • Takes on difficult or unpopular assignments
  • Willing to cross boundaries to do the necessary work
  • Effectively uses time and resources to achieve results

Technical Competencies

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical or related engineering field.
  • Five to ten years progressively responsible industrial experience in electrical power/utilities, instrumentation and distributed control system (DCS) applications engineering.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical/instrumentation/process control engineering with experience in project design and implementation practices.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills to effectively communicate project and technical activities across all levels of the company.
  • Familiar with National Electrical and Wisconsin Codes, OSHA requirements, NFPA70E, energy conservation as related to power factors, motor loads, motor efficiencies, motor types and motor applications.