Job Type: 

Operations Maintenance Coordinator primary responsibility is to ensure that the maintenance work is value-added, properly coordinated and executed in the R&U Business Unit.

  • Fully support the mill safety programs.
  • Support mill Manufacturing Work Systems.
  • Assesses all maintenance work requests for value and completeness.
  • Reviews maintenance backlog and coordinates value-adding jobs based on priority and resource availability, including predictive preventative maintenance (PPM) items.
  • Attends Maintenance scheduling meeting to provide input on adjustments.
  • Creates Maintenance schedule based on current operations.
  • Works very closely with Production Coordinators and Engineers to understand production needs and opportunities.
  • Determines the level of Root Cause Analysis (RCA) to be done and the resources and documentation required.
  • Works closely with outage planners to coordinate annual outages.
  • Possess ambulatory capabilities to move around the mill, climb ladders, and catwalks.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills; competency with standard Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), SAP, Proficy, PI, G3PTM, etc.
  • Thorough understanding of unit operations, process equipment, and technology.
  • In depth knowledge of plant operations, maintenance spending constraints, production commitments, costs, margins, capital projects, small projects and turnarounds.
  • Ability to give encouragement, guidance, and direction to others to improve performance.
  • Ability to listen generously and practice open advocacy.
  • Ability to reach a conclusion using relevant information and data and to determine the best course of action in a timeframe that is consistent with business requirements.
  • Primarily influence other QUAD members and OMGs, maintenance scheduler, maintenance planners, maintenance leaders, operators, and shift leaders .


  • Bachelor s degree in electrical engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering or a related field or equivalent work experience 5+ years of related paper, operational, or manufacturing/industrial experience.
  • Verso Corporation is an Equal Employment 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, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.


Job Location: 
Escanaba, MI
Company Information: 

Billerud provides paper and packaging materials that challenge conventional packaging for a sustainable future. We are a world leading company in superior paper and packaging materials made from virgin fiber – passionately committed to sustainability, quality, and customer value.

Expire Date: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2024
We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.