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MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - CAMDEN PLYWOOD

 

Description

At Georgia Pacific, we don’t believe that a job is just simply a job. We see each role as a career and a way to advance your knowledge and expertise to not only better your life, but your community as a whole. If you are someone who wants to work for a company that will value your skills and ideas, then we have the perfect opportunity for you. We are hiring a Maintenance Technician in our Camden, Texas mill. Applicants must have the ability to work any shift (up to 12 hours), holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed. Georgia Pacific offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes, medical, dental, life, 401k, accident and sickness, paid holidays and vacations, as well as overtime opportunities.


WHAT YOU WILL DO IN YOUR ROLE

· Adhere to all plant safety and environmental guidelines and policies and procedures

· Troubleshoot, repair and maintain equipment for improved reliability and uptime

· Assist Coworkers and work in a team environment

· Maintain highest level of housekeeping standards for the facility

· Effectively communicate work performed and equipment statuses both written and verbally

· Perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to 12 hours a day in a noisy, non-air conditioned or unheated manufacturing mill environment

· Walk on an elevated catwalk over 15 feet high and working confined spaces to perform daily duties.

· Utilize software to update tasks and tickets

· Troubleshoot equipment for mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic issues


THE EXPERIENCE YOU WILL BRING

Requirements

· 3 or more years of maintenance experience, whether on a previous job or by some form of maintenance training

· Experience troubleshooting equipment for mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic issues

· Experience cutting and welding

· Experience installing and troubleshooting bearings, sprockets, motors, gearboxes, pumps, chains, etc

· Computer software and tablet experience

· Must be willing and able to work any shift, on-call, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed

· Must be willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations including wearing safety equipment.

· Must be willing and able to perform such tasks such as lifting, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for a least 8 hours a day.


WHAT WILL PUT YOU AHEAD

· Experience troubleshooting Plywood Operations equipment for mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical issues.

· Advanced PLC/5, Control Logics, VFD drive experience

· Mobile Equipment Mechanic Experience

· Experience maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing electrical circuits

· Experience reading and interpreting electrical schematics

· Previous maintenance experience in a wood products manufacturing environment

· Experience reading blueprints, hydraulic and pneumatics

· Experience troubleshooting and maintain pneumatic systems

· Experience troubleshooting hydraulic equipment, circuits, and components

· Experience using alignment and precision tools (laser line, micrometers, calipers, feeler gauges, etc)

SALARY AND BENEFITS COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE





    Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.


    At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.


    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
    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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