Job Summary:
Responsible for performing all phases of electrical, mechanical, & instrumentation control maintenance throughout the plant safely and effectively.
Principal Responsibilities:                                                   
  • Communicate with Group Leader and shift supervisor to perform duties.
  • Perform all mechanical & instrumentation maintenance including but not limited to preventative, corrective, and emergency repairs on all equipment.
  • Perform equipment installation.
  • Conduct inspection rounds of pumps, couplings, and other equipment for purposes of troubleshooting and fixing malfunctions. Document problems and results and report them to Group Leader.
  • Conduct lubrication rounds to ensure proper equipment functionality.
  • Follow standard safety procedures, correct safety and environmental hazards and report them to appropriate supervisor.
  • Complete necessarily training programs within the time frame allowed.
  • Maintain a clean work area at all times.
  • Maintain daily work log with work descriptions, time entry and any additional information requested by supervisor.
  • Be available to work overtime on emergency base or as directed by supervisor.
  • Respond to call-ins for emergency repair work and perform on call duty based on rotational schedule or as directed by supervisor.

  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • 10+ years work experience as a mechanic, preferably in a paper mill or industrial setting.
  • Basic knowledge of Mechanical, Hydraulic and Pneumatic equipment to support safe and efficient minor equipment repair.
  • Knowledge and understanding of all federal, state, local and company safety procedures and ability to execute same.
  • Proficient knowledge and understanding of the occupational hazards connected with
general plant practices with emphasis on the necessity of safety policy compliance.
  • Ability to understand verbal & written instructions in English including, but not limited to the ability to read and comprehend instruction manuals, instruction sheets, technical data, work orders, training manuals, and other verbal/computer based training.
  • Basic computer knowledge preferred.

Essential Functions:
  • Ability to access confined spaces thru standard man ways.
  • Ascend and descend stairs and stationary vertical ladders as part of normal work activity and emergency egress situations.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Ability to move about all areas of the plant, including catwalks, deck grating and uneven surfaces.
  • Ability to sit and stand for long periods of time.

Equipment Used:
  • Operate manual and/or power hand tools and power equipment (i.e. industrial forklift and man lift) in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ability to communicate on radio during noise interference. 
  • Ability to work under adverse conditions that may require use of company provided personal protective equipment.
Once you have applied, please fill out these brief (25-35 minutes total) skill assessments at the following link to be considered for this position:

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