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2nd Shift Electrical Tech 1


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Position Title

Electrical Technician


Pay Rate:

$41.28/hr. to $45.54/hr., plus shift differential ($.25 cent for 2nd shift)

The rate of pay for this role may vary according to the candidate skillset and experience.


Sign-on Bonus:       

$500 after 30 days,

$500 after 6 months,

$500 after 1 year,


Retention Bonus:   

Additional lump sum after 2 years



Hourly Full-Time (3pm-11pm – Monday-Friday)


Physical Location:

Bedford Park Box

5300 W 73rd Street

Bedford Park, Illinois 60638



The Job You Will Perform:

  • Effectively troubleshoot and repair facility and production mechanical equipment on a daily basis
  • Effectively troubleshoot, repair, and install electrical control systems and PLCs
  • Install new electrical service
  • Install new or rebuilt machine parts
  • Rebuild failed components
  • Support installation of new systems and equipment
  • Read and understand drawings, diagrams, schematics, OEM Manuals, and other manufacturer specifications
  • Maintain accurate parts inventory
  • Ensure maintenance common areas are maintained at a neat, clean & safe level

Candidates selected for further consideration will be required to complete a computerized test on job related skills, a panel interview, background screen, drug screen, and pre-employment assessment.

The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Strong electrical and mechanical experience with an emphasis on electrical skills
  • Advanced computer skills with an emphasis on PLCs and computer software
  • Read and understand drawings, diagrams, schematics, OEM Manuals, and other manufacturer specifications
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems
  • Proficiency with machine controls and/or 3 phase power systems a plus
  • Must have own tools – industry specific tools supplied



The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

International Paper offers a benefits package that includes health, welfare and retirement plans including Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-term Disability, 401(k) and/or Pension (where applicable), Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement),  and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision and pets. 


The Career You Will Build:

Leadership training, promotional opportunities


The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the planet, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 125 years. Join our team and you’ll see why our team members say they’re Proud to be IP.


The Culture You Will Experience:

International Paper promotes employee well-being by providing safe, caring and inclusive workplaces. We have team members all around the world with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. These are our strengths. We are committed to creating a culture where all individuals are respected, valued, engaged and have an opportunity to do their best work every day. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly inclusive and diverse culture.


The Company You Will Join:

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a global producer of sustainable packaging, pulp and other fiber-based products, and one of the world's largest recyclers. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 39,000 colleagues globally who are committed to creating what's next. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2023 were $18.9 billion. Additional information can be found by visiting






International Paper is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.

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International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.  International Paper complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact or (877) 973-3919.
Bedford Park  IL  60638

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Bedford Park, IL, US, 60638

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 28, 2024

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