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Maintenance Technician

Description

The Georgia-Pacific corrugated packaging facility in Augusta, GA is looking for a motivated maintenance professional to join our team as a Maintenance Technician. In this position, you will be utilizing your knowledge and skills around electrical and mechanical maintenance, while building a fulfilling career in the packaging industry. If you enjoy hands-on work where you can make a direct impact to your company and community, this may be the opportunity for you! 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing machinery and mechanical equipment including motors, controls, PLC’s, drive systems, hydraulic/pneumatic components, and power transmission systems.
  • Utilizing diagrams, schematics, sketches, operations manuals, and manufacturer’s specifications in order to maintain and properly fix machinery issues.
  • Lubricating equipment as needed, as well as identifying and communicating opportunities to improve the lube program through improved techniques, technology, and knowledge sharing. 

You need to be:

  • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed
  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
  • Willing and able to work in elevated spaces and/or confined spaces
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations

The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience in at least one or more of the following:
    • Two (2) years or more of industrial maintenance experience or industrial military experience -OR-
    • Two (2) years of formal maintenance mechanical training (technical college/trade school or military)
  • Experience troubleshooting issues with bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, and conveyors
  • Experience reading technical drawings and schematics
  • Experience working with hydraulic & pneumatic systems

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience working in the corrugated packaging industry
  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Experience troubleshooting PLCs
  • Experience with proper lubrication techniques and oil analysis procedures
  • Experience working with AC motors to 460 V and DC drives
  • Experience with fabrication and/or welding


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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