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Maintenance Mechanic



Maintenance Mechanic 


Are you looking for a position with a company that values growth from within? Are you looking for a career rather than a job? Do you enjoy working in a team environment to meet production and quality goals? Georgia-Pacific's Leominster, MA facility is seeking qualified candidates for the role of Maintenance Mechanic in our injection molding operation. The selected candidate will be a member of the team that is responsible for maintaining molding machinery, robotics used in automation and other manufacturing equipment, as well as facility repairs.

Georgia-Pacific’s Leominster, MA facility uses state of the art technology to manufacture Dixie® cutlery. Dixie® is a brand of choice and is widely used in homes and businesses across the country. Backgrounds that may fit our roles include: Manufacturing, Industrial, Factory, Plant, Plastics, Injection Molding. 

This position pays $28 per hour and up, depending on experience, and includes a$1,000 sign-on bonus, payable on hire. We have openings for overnight and daytime shifts. Our Maintenance Mechanics work weekends, holidays, and overtime as required and provide their own basic tool set. They maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations including use of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).


What You Will Do In Your Role


  • Troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining all types of support and production equipment, including injection molding machines, grinders, vacuum pumps, conveyors, mixers, and building systems
  • Analyzing and systematically troubleshooting mechanical failures
  • Operating, troubleshooting, and repairing hydraulic components, including valves, cylinders and pumps
  • Performing routine equipment repairs and preventative maintenance activities
  • Observing material conditions of equipment and entering work request for repair

The Experience You Will Bring


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Two (2) or more years of experience in industrial maintenance or a similar role
  • Experience using hand tools, drills, hand grinders, and precision repair equipment
  • Experience troubleshooting hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical systems and drawings
  • Experience using a computer in a work environment
  • Experience operating forklifts, boom lifts, and scissor lifts 

What Will Put You Ahead:

  • Experience using SAP (work order system) or similar software
  • Experience in the injection molding industry

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

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