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Electro Mechanical Technician

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The Georgia-Pacific facility in Augusta, GA is looking for motivated, maintenance professionals to join our team as an Electro-Mechanical Technician. In this position, you will utilize 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

  • Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures and actively participating in the safety program
  • Following all good manufacturing practices (GMPs) guidelines for production of corrugated paper products
  • Performing various reactive and preventative maintenance tasks on production equipment
  • Uses experience to identify and implement improvements
  • Performs basic troubleshooting for electrical problems with single phase and 3-phase motors, wiring, and controls
  • Working with automation, production, and computer systems
  • Basic understanding of high/low level voltage
  • Researching parts in electrical/mechanical manuals and submitting order forms
  • Troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining all electrical and mechanical equipment to ensure production continuity and efficiency
  • Responding to operator, quality and/or supervisor requests on equipment specifications
  • Assisting operators or crew members with machine start-up, shutdown or clean up
  • Communicating daily work performed and machine conditions via written and verbal documentation

You need to be:

  • Willing and able to provide your own personal hand tools
  • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends and overtime as needed
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations including wearing safety equipment

The Experience You Will Bring


  • High School diploma or GED
  • Two years or more of electrical and mechanical experience in an industrial, manufacturing or military environment
  • Experience troubleshooting and maintaining various types of power transmission components; belts, sheaves, roller chains, sprockets, bushings, gears and reducers
  • Experience working with Allen Bradley/Siemens PLC and variable frequency drives
  • Experience reading technical drawings and schematics
  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing hydraulics and pneumatics

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience using MP2 or other maintenance planning software
  • Experience troubleshooting A/C and D/C motors
  • Experience reading and interpreting electrical schematics
  • Two (2) year degree from a technical college or school in the fields of Industrial Mechanics, Electronics, Engineering, and/or Electro-Mechanical
  • Experience working in the packaging or corrugated industry

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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