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E & I Technician



Electrical and Instrumentation Technician 

Georgia-Pacific is seeking a qualified candidate to join our team as an Electrical and Instrumentation Technician. We are looking for a self-motivated technician focused on equipment reliability to increase production uptime. This is a skilled hourly position that requires an individual who can install, troubleshoot and perform electrical maintenance on manufacturing equipment.

Our Savanah River Mill in Rincon, GA began operations in October 1986 and is considered a world-class operation in the industry. Five of the world’s 12 largest tissue paper machines reside at the facility. Our operation is designed to produce products primarily from recycled fiber. We have over 50 converting lines that make the tissue, towel and napkin products in our retail and away from home markets. We strive to be a valued member of our community and we’ve built strong partnerships over the years as part of those efforts. To learn more about Savannah River Mill, please visit our website: www.gp.com/Company/Company-Overview/Locations/Savannah-River If this sounds like a team you would like to join, we are interested in learning more about you!

What You Will Do In Your Role

· Working with operating technicians, mechanics, engineers, and other team members to improve reliability and performance of mill equipment

· Sharing knowledge with other technicians for maintaining and troubleshooting PLCs, instrumentation, and controls, troubleshooting, installing equipment at the component level and done in compliance with state company and plant codes, policies, and procedures

· Working on motors, pneumatic components, conveyor systems and production machines

· Participating in project planning support and new equipment installation

The Experience You Will Bring


· Two (2) year technical degree/certificate or Three (3) years of industrial experience in the electrical and/or instrumentation field.

· Experience installing, troubleshooting, repairing, and calibrating electrical components.

·Work overtime, rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays.

What Will Put You Ahead

· Experience working with variable frequency drives and servo drives

· Experience in the electrical and/or electronic field in a manufacturing settin.g

· Experience working with pneumatic and hydraulic systems.

· Experience with systems integration (including PLCs such as RSLogix and RSLinx, HMI, DCS, networking, communication, power distribution).

· Experience reading technical drawings, electrical & pneumatic schematics.

· Knowledge of National Electric Code and compliance to the code.

· Experience in troubleshooting issues with bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes and conveyor

· Experience in working with and troubleshooting electrical systems that use 24v, 120v, 480v, 4160v, 13.8kv, single and 3-phase power.

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.

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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