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CCF Maintenance Electrical Associate


Pay Rate:




Hourly Full-Time - Our maintenance technicians generally work a four day 10-hour schedule…Monday through Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m with every fourth Friday scheduled as an 8-hour day (7:00am-3:30pm).


Physical Location:

International Paper

Columbus Cellulose Fibers

4335 Carson Road

Columbus, MS  39701



The Job You Will Perform:

We are looking for dependable people with excellent problem-solving, communication and teamwork skills.  This new position will assist journeyman-level IEs in routine maintenance work, as well as performing many duties independently.  Duties for IEs include, but are not limited to, electrical circuit troubleshooting and repair, conduit and wire installation, lighting repair, PLC troubleshooting and repair, drive troubleshooting and repair, as well as instrumentation and control valve calibration, troubleshooting and repair.


The Skills You Will Bring:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least age 18
  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent work experience required
  • Basic computer skills
  • Able to function in a team environment

AND one of the following

  • One (1) year experience in any of the following Maintenance Skill Areas:  INSTRUMENTATION or ELECTRICAL, OR
  • One (1) year vocational/technical education in the Instrumentation Electrical Disciplines:  INSTRUMENTATION, ELECTRICAL, or HVAC


Plus:  Must be willing to meet the following requirements:

  • Must satisfactorily pass pre-employment assessment testing and post offer drug/alcohol screen, background check and physical
  • Undergo a drug screen for illicit use of drugs as a condition of employment
  • Submit to periodic drug screens as a condition of employment
  • Work in a tobacco free environment
  • Work any shift and/or a rotating shift schedule
  • Work overtime on a regular basis and with last minute notification
  • Work holidays and/or weekends on a regular basis
  • Respond to emergencies during off hours and weekends
  • Wear all required safety equipment and PPE
  • Operate or work in industrial conditions (i.e. warm/hot, dusty/dirty, around hazardous chemicals, noise, and heavy machinery or elevated work surfaces with proper safety training and safety protection)
  • Assist mechanical craft as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two year Associate Degree in any of the IP Core Maintenance skills or related disciplines (Instrumentation or Electrical).
  • Relevant work experience in an industrial environment
  • Strong math/physics understanding
  • Instrumentation background on the Instrumentation Electrical side.


*All applicants must complete the Maintenance Associate Pre-Screen.

Please click on the URL below and/or copy and paste it into the web address line.

Use the promotion code IP-819312-IP1EL for the Columbus Mill.


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 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 120 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 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 2022 were $21.2 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.  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.

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Columbus, MS, US, 39703

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 19, 2024

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