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Maintenance Mechanic

Are you a Mechanic who is self-motivated, and committed to safety? Then we have the job for you! Georgia-Pacific is seeking a safety-oriented individual to join our team as a Maintenance Mechanic in Camden, TX. This position creates value by ensuring mobile equipment reliability and uptime and identifying opportunities to maximize output without compromising quality or safety. This position is a vital resource for our ongoing success and productivity. 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Repairing and maintaining industrial mobile equipment for plywood production. Equipment includes but is not limited to forklifts, heavy lifts, front end loaders, etc.
    • Trouble shooting of Equipment controls and identify deficiencies.
    • Identifying and listing parts to make needed repairs of mobile equipment.
    • Installing and aligning equipment parts.
    • Basic metal welding and cutting task.

    · Performing preventive maintenance tasks as assigned meeting deadline expectations

    · Maintaining accurate maintenance logs including labor hours and critical preventative maintenance findings.

    · Working with the operations and maintenance teams to identify and prioritize repairs needed on mobile equipment.

    · Effectively communicating work performed and equipment statuses both written and verbally.

    · Helping meet or exceed production and quality goals while optimizing equipment to reduce waste.

    · Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures and actively participate in safety program.

    The Experience You Will Bring


    • High school diploma or GED.
    • At least two (2) years of mobile equipment experience working on diesel/LPG engines.
    • Experience troubleshooting and repairing hydraulic and pneumatics systems.
    • Basic Computer experience
    • Basic Metal Working skills
    • Basic Electrical/Electronics Knowledge on 12 – 24 volt systems
    • Experience with reading and understanding mechanical drawings.
    • Experience with precision alignment of motors, couplings, bearings and pumps, lubrication.
    • Willing and able to work any shift, on-call, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed
    • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, pushing and/or pulling for a least 8 hours a day in a hot, cold, noisy, or humid industrial environment?
    • Willing and able to maintain a strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment?


    What Will Put You Ahead

    • Five (5) years or more of experience as a maintenance mechanic in an industrial manufacturing environment.
    • Associates degree or two (2) years of study from a technical college or school in the fields of Industrial Maintenance or Industrial Technology.
    • Computer skills for record-keeping and documentation 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, 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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