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Paper Mill Engineering Co-op - May-Dec. 2021 - Irving Tissue NY

20004215 Requisition #


PAPER MILL ENGINEERING CO-OP - May - December 2021 (8 months)

Fort Edward, NY


At Irving Tissue, we recognize that the key to our success is our people. We are a family-owned and operated company that has grown to become one of North America's leading manufacturers of household paper products. Irving Tissue produces both branded and private label bathroom tissue, facial tissue, paper towels, and napkins. Consumers know us by our Scotties® Facial Brand. Our manufacturing facilities are located in Dieppe, New Brunswick, Toronto, Ontario, Fort Edward, New York, and Macon, Georgia.


We are currently seeking a Paper Mill Engineering Co-op, preferably with a chemical engineering background to be a part of our tissue paper mill team for the upcoming Summer - Fall 2021 terms.


You Can Expect:


  • Integral roles on projects that really matter
  • Real responsibility, from day one
  • Opportunity to work in different aspects of the company
  • Mentorship from industry-leading experts
  • A chance to leave your mark on a growing company
  • The ability to have your voice and ideas be heard


  • Enrolled in Engineering Degree: Chemical and/or Pulp & Paper
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • The following engineering courses are applicable: Fluid Mechanics, Process Control, Heat and Mass Transfer, Physics, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Statistics

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement units of product quality
  • Perform continuous assessment of product quality
  • Assist team to resolve operating problems with process, maintenance, and plant engineering support
  • Lead small project in process monitoring, investigation, and optimization
  • Conduct statistical studies for operation review
  • Work closely with production department to improve process and quality
  • Follow safe practices at all times


To Apply for this Career Opportunity:


Please apply online.



We appreciate your interest in our company! Applications will be evaluated upon submission and only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. This position will only continue to be advertised until an offer of employment has been made and accepted.


To learn more about our products and services, click here


Please be advised that some positions have been designated as ‘Safety Sensitive’ where the employee holding the position has a heightened responsibility for his/her own safety or the safety of others due to the nature of the job. If this is the case, you will be informed in the interview process



Irving Tissue, a division of Irving Consumer Products, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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