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Maintenance Mechanic

Company: Georgia-Pacific
Location: Memphis
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Description Maintenance MechanicStarting pay is $31.47/hr. Associates will have the opportunity after 90 days of employment to complete a review and mechanical assessment for a pay increase.Shift is day shift 6:30am - 3pm but some flexibility required when needed.Georgia-Pacific is now hiring a motivated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Maintenance Mechanic at our facility in Memphis, Tennessee. These team members create value by safely and efficiently troubleshoot, repair, and install equipment in compliance with all plant codes, policies and procedures. Candidates who acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in this position will have exciting opportunities for advancement.What You Will Do In Your RoleSafely and efficiently troubleshoot, repair, and install equipment in compliance with all plant codes, policies and proceduresRepair and maintain, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as motors, pumps, pneumatic/hydraulic components, conveyor systems, and production lines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision-measuring and testing instrumentsRespond to all mechanical maintenance issues throughout the MillCommit to learning the process, flows and equipment across the millFlexibility to work a 8, 10, and 12 hour shift, holidays, weekends, overtime, and call ins as requiredMaintain a strict adherence to safety rules and regulations to including wearing safety equipmentWorking in a loud/noisy, hot, cold, humid, dusty, greasy and high volume environmentWork safely following proper guidelines around sulfuric acid, caustic and chlorineWorking with gears, sheaves, hubs, and shafts to attain proper fit and clearance of equipment and drive componentsThe Experience You Will BringRequirements:At least five (5) years of mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment, or two (2) years of mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment with a two year technical degreeExperience maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing, aligning and working with, power transmission, bearings, gearboxes and drive systems Experience reading maintenance schematics / blueprintsExperience diagnosing mechanical problems using various tools and computersExperience working with preventative, predictive, and reliability- based maintenance practicesExperience with hi-pressure steam and other hazardous chemical systemsWhat Will Put You AheadPrevious Pulp and Paper Mill experiencePrevious experience with fabrication and welding5+ years of experience as an industrial maintenance mechanicPrevious experience with laser alignment of rotating equipment, and precision work practicesOur 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

Keywords: Georgia-Pacific, Memphis , Maintenance Mechanic, Professions , Memphis, Tennessee

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