Paper Mill, Pulp Mill, Biomass Cogeneration Facility (BCF) Co-op:

Nekoosa, Wisconsin

Domtar is a Fortune 1000 company, leading the market in the pulp and paper industry in North America and continuing to expand our Personal Care division. Domtar is the pioneer in innovating fiber-based products, technologies and services committed to a sustained and better future. 

Paper Mill Co-op:

The Paper Mill co-op will be part of the Paper Mill team and will have the opportunity to employ the knowledge and analytical faculties developed during their college tenure. The co-op will work closely with various departments, including engineering, quality assurance, manufacturing, and converting. Additionally, the Co-op will work with union operators, technicians, pipefitters, instrumentation, and electricians to complete assignments. Typical co-ops projects have involved assisting the mill with solving wet end chemistry issues on the paper machines, product quality assurance testing, process monitoring, process optimization, wet end variability tracking, product/process data mining, or product improvement projects. The co-op positions involve both self-directed and guided projects to enhance paper machine runnability, improve product quality and reduce manufacturing costs. Co-ops may also have the opportunity to plan and implement paper machine trials. 

 

Pulp Mill Co-op:

The Pulp Mill co-op will be part of the Pulp Mill team and will have the opportunity to employ the knowledge and analytical faculties developed during their college tenure. The co-op will work closely with various departments, including engineering, utilities, wood, and pulp manufacturing. Additionally, the Co-op will work with union operators, technicians, pipefitters, instrumentation, and electricians to complete assignments. Typical co-ops projects have involved pulp mill pulping and bleaching process optimizations, pulp quality testing, process monitoring, and process data mining. The co-op position involves both self-directed and guided projects to enhance Pulp Mill runnability, improve product quality, and reduce manufacturing costs. Co-ops may also have the opportunity to plan and implement pulping and bleaching trials.

 

Biomass Cogeneration Facility (BCF) Co-op:

The BCF co-op will be part of the BCF team and will have the opportunity to employ the knowledge and analytical faculties developed during their college tenure. The co-op will work closely with the utilities and engineering departments. Additionally, the Co-op will work with union operators, technicians, pipefitters, instrumentation, and electricians to complete assignments. Co-ops projects will include developing a system to track heat transfer performance, boiler ash size classification testing, water system optimization, and other Boiler related process optimization projects. The co-op position involves both self-directed and guided projects to enhance Boiler efficiency, improve reliability, and reduce manufacturing costs. Co-ops may also have the opportunity to plan and implement boiler and water treatment trials.

 

They are looking for 1 Pulp Mill co-op and 1 Paper Mill co-op for each session -- Spring (late Dec/early Jan 2019 thru Aug 2019) and Fall (late May/early June 2019 thru mid-Jan 2020)

To Apply

Attend the informational session on Thursday, September 12th at 1:30 in 335 Borlaug Hall