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Georgia-Pacific Engineering 2023 Full-Time Program

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Who are we?

At Koch Industries, our mission is to help people improve their lives by making and innovating valuable products and services. But Koch Industries isn’t just Koch. We have a variety of companies that work in many industries and create thousands of essential products that you use every day. Industry leaders like Georgia-Pacific manufacture many of the materials that are a part of your everyday life.

Georgia-Pacific is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose, and related chemicals. The company employs more than 30,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North and South America. Georgia-Pacific creates long-term value by using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible and economically sound.

We believe that everyone should be an entrepreneur no matter what role they are in. There are countless opportunities for you to be challenged, have your voice heard, and gain real experience within our companies. Sound exciting? Do you want to be a part of meaningful work? Kickstart your career with us by applying today! Our full-time opportunities are in-person nationwide!

The Engineering Development Program (EDP) with Georgia-Pacific is designed for aspiring engineers who are seeking expedited training, professional development/mentorship, exposure to operations leadership, and career growth. Engineers are assigned to one of our many U.S. locations and help support innovation, process efficiency, equipment reliability, quality assurance, and more with an overarching focus on compliance, safety & health. As part of your development experience, you’ll have the opportunity to attend a centralized onboarding kick-off with other incoming engineers, be offered multiple training opportunities, and more!

The EDP seeks talent from many disciplines including (but not limited to):

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Pulp & Paper Science Engineering

Engineers will generally be placed into one of the following roles: Process Engineer, Project Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Reliability Engineer, Process Control Engineer, or Quality Engineer. Specific job duties/responsibilities are dependent upon the role and location offered. More details will be provided during the selection process.

The Experience You Will Bring


  • To be enrolled in or have recently completed an Engineering degree program and eligible for full-time employment on or before August 2023. 
  • Able to work in the US without sponsorship.

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Previous internship or co-op experience.

The locations available are below. Please note that availability of these locations may change throughout the recruiting season. When you submit your application, you will be asked to provide the location preference(s) that you are willing to consider an offer from. 

  • Brewton, AL
  • Pennington, AL (Naheola)
  • Perdue Hill, AL (Alabama River Cellulose)
  • Fort Smith, AR
  • Madera, CA
  • Palatka, FL
  • Perry, FL (Foley Cellulose)
  • Brunswick, GA
  • Savannah, GA
  • Fort Dodge, IA
  • Blue Rapids, KS
  • Bowling Green, KY
  • Kansas City, MO

  • New Augusta, MS (Leaf River Cellulose)
  • Newington, NH
  • Circleville, OH
  • Clatskanie, OR (Wauna)
  • Halsey, OR
  • Toledo, OR
  • McQueeney, TX
  • Camas, WA
  • Tacoma, WA
  • Green Bay, WI

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

This role may be open to remote candidates residing in the U.S. except within the state of Colorado.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com.

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