Weyerhaeuser South Lumber Project Manager in Philadelphia, Mississippi

Weyerhaeuser is a leading Forest Products Company based in Seattle, Washington, recognized for its performance in safety, ethics and sustainability. At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren't just the trees and timberlands we oversee. Our employees are the real reason we've been in business for over 100 years. Their skill and ingenuity have made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of wood products in the world. Weyerhaeuser wants to attract and retain the best people. That is why we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes an annual bonus plan, 401(k) plan, which includes a generous company match, and comprehensive health benefits.

This position is part of the Southern Lumber Engineering team and reports to the Southern Lumber Engineering Team Leader. This is a full-time, exempt position.

The location of this role is open. Possible locations can be from northern to central MS, or a nearby location easily accessible to customer operating sites.

Key Functions:

The position works closely with mill leadership teams, technical team members and external contractors and vendors to safety and efficiently implement capital and pool projects within budgetary guidelines. The successful candidate should be willing to work in a true team environment with a constant slate of projects being implemented at multiple locations. The successful candidate will need to possess excellent organizational skills to manage daily priorities and exceptional leadership skills for successful capital and pool project installations. The position should lead and facilitate the capital execution process for the area while organizing and documenting all required records serving as central process gatekeeper.

The position is instrumental in advising area leaders in technology enhancements needed to improve operating performance and supporting process reliability improvement and strategies.

  • Demonstrated personal commitment to safety

  • Must possess a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited university, and a minimum of five years of progressive industrial, mechanical, civil, electrical engineering experience in multi-million dollar projects.

  • Candidate should have knowledge of

    o safe work practices in an industrial environment

    o industrial equipment theory and operation

    o project management

    o scheduling, and purchasing

    o contractor management

  • A working knowledge of ACAD and Microsoft Office Suite is required.

  • Knowledge of and experience leading process reliability practices

  • Extensive travel as projects warrant Preferred Qualifications:

  • Wood products and specifically previous lumber experience

    About Wood Products:

    We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.

    For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

    About Weyerhaeuser

    We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

    We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.

/ Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. /


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Job: *Engineering, Science, & Architecture

Title: South Lumber Project Manager

Location: MS-Philadelphia

Requisition ID: 01011523

Other Locations: USA-MS-Magnolia, USA-AL-Millport, USA-MS-Bruce, USA-LA-Holden