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Maintenance Mechanic

Date: Nov 16, 2020

Location: Compton, CA, US, 90221

Company: International Paper

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.

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">International Paper currently holds an opening for an experienced Maintenance Mechanic for our facility in Compton, CA. This facility manufactures corrugated packaging products for local and national customers.


<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">International Paper Compton is looking for a motivated individual who is capable of performing a multitude of functions in a flexible, fast-paced production environment. Our workplace requires individuals who understand the needs of the business while maintaining a focus on safety, customer satisfaction, quality and productivity. Candidates must be willing to work 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift, weekends and overtime as required.


<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">The hiring process for successful candidates will include a pre-employment aptitude test and team interview.


<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">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.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Reads blueprints, schematics, and drawings.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment; responsible for proper waste disposal


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Receptive to training and perform other duties as required.


<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Qualifications:


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Vocational or specialized training beyond high school in electronics/industrial maintenance or minimum of 1 year of proven experience in electrical/electronics, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic fields is required and the ability to demonstrate high proficiency in these areas.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">A thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic equipment.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Computer experience/operation and PLC programming are preferred.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Ability to utilize laptop for analyzing and troubleshooting.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Ability to climb in overhead structures, to work beneath machines and in close quarters performing analysis and repair work.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Willing to work any shift and overtime as required.




<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Key Competencies:


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Detail Oriented – Ability to pay attention to all projects large or small.


  • <span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Self Motivated – Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.


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. 

Compton, CA 90221

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles