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Maintenance Electrician


Job Title: Maintenance Electrician

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.

International Paper is looking for a Maintenance Electrician- 2nd Shift- 3 rd Shift to join our maintenance team.  The successful candidate for this multi-craft position should be able to conduct, maintain, test and repair electrical/electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components, as well as apply knowledge of electrical/electronics and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and apply skills in restoring equipment to operation.  Rate: 30.00 hour

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies, drives, gauges, and test equipment.


  • Reads blueprints, schematics, and drawings.


  • Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment; responsible for proper waste disposal


  • Receptive to training and perform other duties as required. 




  • Vocational or specialized training beyond high school in electronics/industrial maintenance or minimum of 3 year of proven experience in electrical/electronics, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic fields is required and the ability to demonstrate high proficiency in these areas.


  • 1 year minimum experience in a manufacturing environment.


  • A thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic equipment.


  • Computer experience/operation and PLC programming are necessary.


  • Ability to utilize laptop for analyzing and troubleshooting.


  • Ability to climb in overhead structures, to work beneath machines and in close quarters performing analysis and repair work.


  • Willing to work any shift and overtime as required.

Key Competencies:



  • Detail Oriented – Ability to pay attention to all projects large or small.


  • Self Motivated – Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.


International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2021 were $19.4 billion. Additional information can be found by visiting


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. 


Cleveland, TN, US, 37311

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Sep 14, 2022

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