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Maintenance Mechanic



Maintenance Mechanics – Rincon GA

Our Savannah River Mill located in Rincon, Georgia is looking for self-motivated and experienced Maintenance Mechanics. These positions create value by troubleshooting, repairing and performing preventative maintenance on equipment leading to increased uptime and reliability. Maintenance Mechanics are required to have a thorough understanding of safe work practices, troubleshooting, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment. If you think this is the perfect job for you, apply today!

Our Savannah River Mill manufactures Sparkle® paper towel, Quilted Northern® & Angel Soft® bath tissue, Vanity Fair® napkins and enMotion®. The employees at this facility combine a dedication to safety and a commitment to the environment to produce high quality products for our customers.

What You Will Do In Your Role

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

· Embracing and adhering to all facility safe work policies, practices, and regulations

· Troubleshoot, maintain and repair equipment to achieve optimal performance levels using precision maintenance best practices, tools and techniques

· Ability to competently weld utilizing mig, tig and stick methods (pipe fitting capabilities are desired)

· Performing preventative and corrective maintenance on industrial drives, pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics, valves, gear reducers and other industrial process equipment

· Applying problem solving methods to identify the root cause and eliminate failures

· Cross-training and assisting in maintenance and operational areas

· Working with the operations and maintenance teams to identify and prioritize maintenance needs

· Follow both verbal and written instructions to successfully complete assigned tasks

    The Experience You Will Bring


    Basic Qualifications:

    · High School Diploma or GED

    · A minimum of five (5) years or more of mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial environment

    · Willing and able to lift up to 50 lbs

    · Willing and able to work in elevated and/or confined spaces

    · Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment

    · Willing and able to work 12-hour shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime

    · Willing and able to perform repetitive and physically demanding tasks to include lifting, pushing/pulling, gripping, reaching, sitting, walking, standing, bending, stooping, climbing ladders/stairs throughout the 12-hour shift

    · Experience with preventive, predictive and reliability-based maintenance practices

    · Experience with lubrication, print reading, rigging, precision measurement, precision alignment and condition monitoring

    · Experience using a computer or tablet

    · Willing and able to learn the mill’s CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System)

      What Will Put You Ahead

      Preferred Qualifications:

      · Welding certifications

      · Rigging certifications or qualifications

      · Possession of an industrial mechanical diploma or vocational degree

      · Experience performing precision maintenance tasks

      · Residential, Commercial and/or Military Electrical experience

      · Experience with pulp and paper industry and/or power generation/utilities

      · Experience with a CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System)

      · Experience welding (mig, tig and stick) and pipefitting

      · Experience working Wet End maintenance

        Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
        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/doc/Everify.pdf


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