International Paper Maintenance Technicians (Mechanics & Electricians) in COLUMBUS BOX, Georgia

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We currently have openings for experienced Maintenance Mechanics and Electricians for our facility at Columbus, GA. This facility manufactures corrugated packaging products for local and national customers. In addition, this facility’s maintenance department works a 24x7 schedule that allows for our maintenance talent to have 3 days off every week.

We are looking for motivated individuals who are capable of performing a multitude of functions in a flexible, fast-paced production environment. Our workplace requires individuals who understand the needs of the business while maintaining a focus on safety, customer satisfaction, quality and productivity.

Specific responsibilities include but aren’t limited to maintaining production equipment to optimize runnability through preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of machines. Candidates for consideration should have troubleshooting skills in industrial, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical failures and the aptitude to correct those failures.

Candidates are also expected to utilize both excellent mechanical skills and knowledge (pneumatics, hydraulics, bearings, power transmission, lubrication) and electrical/electronics skills and knowledge (PLCs, A/C, D/C motors and drives, schematics) in our continuous process manufacturing environment to achieve machine uptime metrics.

Accurately completing administrative documents and following directions are important work traits. Candidates must demonstrate technical experience, reliability and the ability to work independently.

Candidates must be willing to work alternative shifts, weekends and overtime as required.

Minimum qualifications for consideration are a high school degree (or equivalent experience) and five years of maintenance experience with at least one year with the same employer. Highly-qualified candidates would possess a technical degree or apprenticeship certification and maintenance experience in the corrugated industry or similar manufacturing environment.

The hiring process for successful candidates will include a pre-employment aptitude test and team interview.

International Paper offers a competitive hourly wage rate between $ and $depending on experience. We also offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life and accident insurance, as well as a 401(k) plan and pension plans.

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.