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Millwright Maintenance Technician

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Millwright Maintenance Technician

Georgia-Pacific's Eugene, OR Chemical Facility is seeking a qualified individual to join its manufacturing team as an Millwright Maintenance Technician. This position creates value by ensuring reliability of equipment to help meet and exceed the facility's goals for quality and production by inspecting, troubleshooting, and diagnosing mechanical related problems on all manufacturing equipment where hazardous chemicals are present in accordance with plant policies and procedures.

This is a Monday-Friday Day shift position which could occasionally include overtime, weekends, on-call, and holidays.

At Georgia-Pacific, we value and recognize employees who are safety-minded, innovative, and who challenge the status quo. If this sounds like the company and position you’ve been looking for, apply today!

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Utilizing GP supplied tools and equipment to troubleshoot/repair/test mechanical equipment (rotating and fixed), such as pumps, blowers, fans, valves, and piping systems
  • Working with Supervisors, Maintenance personnel, and Operations to plan, procure and document activities for the improvement of maintenance systems and equipment within the facility
  • Conducting mechanical maintenance activities associated with the preventative/predictive maintenance program as well as repair/rebuild of mechanical equipment throughout the plant. Including installation of new equipment and project support as assigned
  • Sharing knowledge with other technicians/operators and staff as it relates to maintaining and troubleshooting plant equipment
  • Keeping plant equipment in good working order consistent with company policies, equipment manuals and good engineering practices
  • Applying all applicable codes, regulations, reliability strategies, corporate and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) standards
  • Improving operations productivity and quality by anticipating and eliminating potential delays through planning, and coordination of labor, parts, material, tools, and equipment access
  • Reviewing, developing, and/or modifying work orders for all plant equipment and entering work orders into the facility maintenance system
  • Contacting vendors and manufacturers as needed for support in issue resolution
  • Expediting repairs of critical equipment to minimize downtime
  • Providing feedback to the maintenance supervisor/planner for assigned and completed work
  • Executing and improving the lubrication/oil sampling program
  • Adhering to all plant health, safety, and environments guidelines, policies, and procedures by wearing necessary Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
  • Performing tasks such as pulling, pushing, and lifting up to 50 lbs., as well as walking, climbing, including stairs and ladders, stooping, standing, and

 The Experience You Will Bring


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • A minimum of three (3) years of experience in industrial mechanical maintenance/repair within a manufacturing, production, industrial, farming or military environment OR five (5) years of operations experience working in a Georgia Pacific chemical plant
  • Experience interpreting documents such as rules, technical procedures, operating and maintenance instructions and other procedure manuals

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience working with pipes, e.g.: welding, cutting, bending, threading of various materials of construction, e.g.: carbon steel, stainless steel, PVC, etc. 
  • Experience maintaining, replacing, repairing and rebuilding pumps, bearings and seals
  • Experience with laser alignment and other precision measuring tools
  • Experience using a Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS) or another system for tracking preventative maintenance
  • Experience operating a forklift
  • Experience using a computer or tablet for documentation and/or record keeping functions

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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