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Maintenance Electrician

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Maintenance Electrician

Start a new career with Georgia-Pacific, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of Building Products and Consumer Products. Georgia-Pacific is seeking a Maintenance Electrician at our Newington, NH facility. This highly skilled position will support our operations efficiency through troubleshooting and maintaining manufacturing equipment and processes. In our culture, employees can thrive and encouraged to create the greatest value for themselves, the organization, and our customers.

We offer competitive compensation for this role based on your level of experience. This position is for 12-hour shifts, with alternating weekends off. Standard shift is 5:00AM – 5:00PM, including overtime as needed.

The Georgia-Pacific Gypsum facility in Newington, NH produces a variety of gypsum wallboard, roof decking, and sheathing products. Wallboard is an affordable, strong, and durable construction material used in residential and commercial building. To learn more about our Building Products division, visit www.buildgp.com.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Troubleshooting, problem solving, installing, repairing, and maintaining facility electrical distribution and manufacturing process equipment
  • Installing and maintaining electrical systems in a manufacturing environment
  • Learning technical skills to keep current with changing operations
  • Providing feedback on equipment conditions, potential failure risks, corrections, and additions on job plans
  • Installing new conduit and wiring and making modifications to existing conduit and wiring
  • Understanding, troubleshooting, and modifying IT network ethernet systems.
  • Maintain accurate records such as labor hours, preventative maintenance, and service orders in the Maintenance software system (MP2 system)
  • Communicate effectively and respectfully with all levels of the organization, i.e., via reports, e-mail, verbally, and/or in small/large group settings, and in a team setting
  • Possessing strong collaboration, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Possessing a quest for knowledge/willingness to learn, a sense of urgency, self-motivation, humility, and the courage to ask for help when needed.

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling; maintaining strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment
  • At least three (3) years of experience working within a manufacturing, industrial, or industrial military environment
  • Experience in industrial electrical repair, process controls, and/or instrumentation
  • Experience using a computer for basic record-keeping and documentation functions
  • Experience with single and 3 phase electrical repair/trouble shooting up to 480 volts
  • Knowledge of electronic circuitry and test equipment
  • Experience reading electrical and maintenance schematics/blueprints
  • Experience measuring, cutting, and bending conduit
  • Experience troubleshooting hydraulic equipment, circuits, and component
  • Experience with PLC’s

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Electrician Journeyman card
  • Associates degree or higher in Industrial Electricity, Instrumentation, Electrical & Control Technology, or Electrical Engineering
  • Coursework in Principles of Technology, Electrical Control Systems or Control Theory OR Military or apprenticeship experience in PLCs (Allen Bradley and/or Siemens), voltage, wiring or schematics
  • Experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment
  • Understanding, troubleshooting, and modifying programmable logic control (PLC) and Distributed Control Systems (DCS) such as Honeywell or Foxboro
  • Experience with Robotic Systems
  • Experience with fabrication and welding
  • Experience with a Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS)
  • Industrial mechanical skills (work with gearboxes, conveyors, mills, etc.)

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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