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Holmen Board & Paper is a Swedish company and a member of the Holmen Group. The Workington Mill produces premium paperboard under the brand Incada. Our paperboard is an integral part of the shopping experience for our clients’ customers. Since 2013 we have powered the mill almost entirely by fossil fuel free energy. We value our employees and products highly. Today we are approximately 340 co-workers. Our integrated pulp and paperboard mill is located to the west of the beautiful Lake District in the north of England. 

Your future challenge  

A new opportunity has arisen for an E/I Manager Pulp & Power. Reporting to the E/I and Automation Manager, the successful candidate will run and develop the area within budget frames, policies and overall objectives of the Mill.  

The successful candidate will be responsible for:  

  • Safety within the craft team 
  • Specialist in discipline within the area 
  • Promoting engineering workflows 
  • Schedule of work tasks for the weekly shut plans 
  • Schedule carryover decisions 
  • Chair planning and scheduling meetings to review work completion, work tasks resource availability, plant availability 
  • Time and Attendance 
  • Training and development 
  • Monitor performance and ensure appropriate skills are available  
  • Asset management (tools, workshops etc.) 
  • Cost and budget   

Further details on this role can be obtained from David Messenger, E/I and Automation Manager on (01900) 600257 or email  

To apply for this role, you should:  

  • Be educated to HNC level (or equivalent in a technical discipline) preferred 
  • Have a recognised Engineering Apprenticeship 
  • Possess an excellent knowledge and competence in maintenance engineering 
  • Have an understanding of failure analysis and maintenance strategy 
  • A good knowledge of plant processes and equipment 
  • Be computer literate with working knowledge of ‘Windows Office’ suite 
  • A good knowledge of plant management systems 
  • Must be self-motivated 

Holmen is an equal opportunities employer that values diversity and is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment.  

We are devoted and committed to developing our teams and ensuring that our staff have the courage, commitment and responsibility to perform at their best. We provide significant resources to enable you to achieve your potential and expect our staff to perform to the best of their ability at all times.   

We offer you 

  • A competitive salary   
  • Fantastic Contributory pension plan 
  • Life assurance 
  • Private medical insurance 
  • A range of benefits to support your health and wellbeing  
  • Opportunities to develop and grow 
  • Full PPE and annual uniform/PPE allowance 
  • On site Occupational Health 
  • On-site staff canteen 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Family friendly procedures including enhanced maternity leave and menopause procedure. 

Apply today!

If you’re looking for the opportunity to challenge yourself and make a positive impact with a pioneering customer orientated business, we’d love to hear from you.  

To apply, please click the “Apply for this position” link at the end of the advert and upload your CV to arrive by 1600 hours on Tuesday 4th June 2024.   

Employment level

Permanent employment

Working hours


Occupation degree

Full time



Last day of application

4 June, 2024

Val Warren

Human Resources Officer

01900 600127

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We let the forest grow and give

Holmen’s operations are powered by the forest. The growing trees, the water rushing down the mighty rivers and the wind blowing through the treetops. This is the heart of Holmen, a business built around the forest ecocycle and the renewable products we can create from it. Our business areas are Forest, Renewable Energy, Wood Products, Paperboard and Paper. With a workforce of 3 500 people, we create a sustainable future and value for shareholders, customers and society with courage, commitment and responsibility.

Premium paperboard and innovative paper products from fresh fibre Holmen produces premium paperboard and innovative paper products for everything from cosmetics, electronics, pharmaceuticals and food to books, magazines, advertising and transport packaging. Our products are appreciated by conscious customers due to their exceptional properties and low climate footprint. We use fresh fibre from sustainably managed and certified forests. Our production and processing facilities are located in Braviken, Hallstavik, Iggesund and Strömsbruk in Sweden and Workington in the UK.