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Maintenance Mechanic

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International Paper
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Job Description

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.

Specific responsibilities include maintaining production equipment to optimize reliability through preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of machines. Candidates for consideration should have troubleshooting skills in industrial, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical failures and the aptitude to correct those failures. Accurately completing administrative documents and following directions are important work traits. Candidates must demonstrate technical experience, reliability and the ability to work independently, as well as in a Team Based environment.

Candidates must be willing to work rotating shifts, weekends and overtime as required.
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
•Following all safety rules, policies and practices
•Performing preventive maintenance activities such as lubricating, measuring wear, measuring positions, repositioning components and observing operations to determine proper functions
•Performing emergency/breakdown maintenance as necessary to support plant operations
•Ability to use multi-meter(s) to test electrical circuits, components, etc. using DC or AC voltage
•Ability to read and understand electrical block diagrams and wiring schematics
•Ability to exchange motors, gearboxes, sheaves, sprockets, belts, chains, etc. with proper alignment upon assembly
•Fully understand functions of limit and proximity switches and their effects to PLC’s
•Ability to troubleshoot AC and DC drive systems to determine cause of faults or failures
•Ability to troubleshoot hydraulic systems controlled by switches or PLC’s
•Ability to troubleshoot pneumatic systems from solenoids, switches, valves, etc.
•Knowledge with conveyor system and their operations
•Familiar with a diverse range of hand tools and their operations such as grinders, drills, Metabo, reciprocating saws, etc.
•Self-motivated, able to follow through to completion with assigned responsibilities
•Maintain a clean and organized work area in respect to the “5-S Program”
•Ability to openly communicate

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.

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