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Electro-Mechanical Technician


Are you looking to make a change in your career? If so, Georgia-Pacific has an immediate need for a self-motivated and knowledgeable Electro-Mechanical Technician at our North Las Vegas, NV Gypsum facility. This position focuses mainly on electrical troubleshooting and works with mechanical systems 40% of the time. Electro-Mechanical Technicians are required to have a thorough understanding of safe work practices and troubleshooting and maintenance of manufacturing equipment. If you think this is the perfect job for you, read below on details to apply!

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Troubleshooting and repairing electric/electronic equipment, hydraulic, mechanical, and pneumatic systems
  • Installing, maintaining, and tuning of electrical and instrumentation systems including Variable Frequency Drives (VFD's)
  • Participating in a Preventative Maintenance (PM) program 
  • Collaborating with operations to identify and prioritize maintenance needs 
  • Recording work results and parts usage in computerized maintenance management system

The Experience You Will Bring

Basic Qualifications:

  • Two (2) year technical degree or higher in Industrial Maintenance Technology or two (2) or more years of electrical/mechanical experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment
  • Experience with single and 3-phase electrical repair/troubleshooting up to 480 volts
  • Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions
  • Experience troubleshooting bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes and conveyors
  • Experience reading technical diagrams, schematics, and blueprints
  • Experience with preventive and predictive maintenance routines and practices
  • Willing and able to climb ladders and complete tasks at heights
  • Willing and able to work any shift to include variable start times, nights, overtime, weekends, and holidays
  • Willing and able to provide personal standard hand tools
  • Experience with welding and fabrication
  • Experience utilizing a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience troubleshooting electrical controls, PLC's, A/C and D/C motors, motor controllers and drives
  • Experience with precision alignment of motors, couplings, bearings, and pumps & lubrication technique
  • Knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC) and NFPA 70E standards 
  • Experience operating a motorized forklift and/or clamp truck, boom lift and scissor lift 
  • Five (5) or more years of experience as an Industrial Electrician and/or Industrial Maintenance Mechanic 


  • None Required

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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