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Job title:  Mechanical Design Engineer

Job family:  ANDRITZ General Management
Business area:  Pulp & Paper - Service
Contract location: 

Pell City, AL, US

Working location:  Pell City, AL
Location type:  Office Location / Office-based
Contract type:  Permanent Full-Time
Job description: 

Every day, ANDRITZ continues to deliver successful innovative solutions to our customers globally. Why are we so successful? Because we are passionate and love what we do! We are at the forefront of future engineering technologies, with solutions that ensure the success of our clients in key industries that are shaping the future of the world we live in.


THE ANDRITZ GROUP is a globally leading supplier of plants, equipment, and services for hydropower stations, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking and steel industries, and solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors. In addition, ANDRITZ offers technologies for certain other sectors including automation, the production of animal feed and biomass pellets, pumps, machinery for nonwovens and plastic films, steam boiler plants, biomass boilers and gasification plants for energy generation, flue gas cleaning plants, plants for the production of panel boards (MDF), thermal sludge utilization, and biomass torrefaction plants.  

ANDRITZ (Fiber & Drying Line Service) is seeking a self-motivated individual to learn and become an active Team member of the fiberline engineering team.   This is an exempt position with annual bonus potential.  This position will report to Pell City, AL




  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, or Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Desire to obtain Alabama State Professional Engineering certification
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical drawing
  • Solid understanding of 2D AutoCAD and 3D Modeling using Inventor
  • Strong understanding and ability to do mechanical design calculations. Emphasis on rotating equipment, ASME Code, and fatigue
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Ability to stay organized and manage multiple tasks concurrently
  • General understanding of material properties (metals, polymers, ceramics)
  • Must be able to work independently


Major responsibilities are listed but not necessarily limited to the following duties:


  • Learn and understand the basic design and operation of continuous cooking system equipment  
  • Work with the Andritz Glens Falls Fiberline engineering group as well as with customers to service the installed base of feedline equipment
  • Provide technical support to Andritz Glens Falls Spare Parts group
  • Provide support to ANDRITZ Pell City Rebuild Center for drawing and design changes
  • Manage the ECR (Engineering Change Request) process
  • Become the SME for ASME design, fabrication and testing performed in Pell City, AL
  • Assist Fiberline estimators in creating technical and commercial proposals
  • Provide on-site Field Service support for mill maintenance outages  
  • Work with no supervision while prioritizing work to meet strict deadlines
  • Maintain key customer relationships

How to Apply







Please send or e-mail your resume to Breanna Stewart at breanna.stewart@andritz.com and reference this position 2021 R01: Mechanical Design Engineer.  Personnel on vacation will be given due consideration upon return from vacation if they desire consideration for this posted position.






All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

Requisition ID:  1276

Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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