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Maintenance Technician


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Position Title:                          Pay Rate

Maintenance Technician           $27.13/hr    

Sign on Bonus:                                                                                      Retention Bonus:

$500 after 30  days,                  $500 after 1 year

$500 after 6  months,                Additional lump sum after 2 years.



Hourly Full-Time (2nd or 3rd Shift – Monday-Friday & if needed Saturday & Sunday) must be able to work any shift


Physical Location:

El Paso Container 9301 Billy The Kid El Paso, TX  79907 915-860-4122


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Maintenance technicians perform a variety of activities to maintain plant equipment and facilities in optimum operating condition.  These activities include but not limited to scheduled preventive maintenance and emergency / break down repair referencing equipment manuals and other technical literature as needed
  • Maintenance technicians report to the maintenance supervisor and maintenance lead person. The maintenance supervisor evaluates maintenance technician qualifications
  • Perform preventative maintenance activities but not limited to such as lubricating, measuring run out, calibrating dials, aligning components, and observing operations, vibrations.
  • Complete emergency/break down maintenance as necessary to support plant operations
  • Perform electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and other repairs and installations
  • Accurately and completely prepare and maintain maintenance records in SAP.
  • Accurately using measurement and testing equipment;
  • Maintaining clean and organized work areas, and cleaning up work areas as part of completing assigned tasks;
  • Maintaining teamwork with other associates;
  • Keeping supervision informed of problems and/or unusual machine conditions
  • The ability to perform the duties / responsibilities of the job with or without accommodation; the ability to read, write, and speak English; the ability to accurately use and read a variety of measuring devices; well-rounded electrical, mechanical, and machine shop skills and experience; the ability to learn; and the ability to follow instructions, ask questions, and work effectively as a member of a team.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervision following all safety rules and practices;


The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Minimum three-five years of maintenance experience in an industrial environment.
  • Candidate must have technical skills in all disciplines of industrial maintenance.
  • Working knowledge of PLC controlled equipment
  • Must have good working knowledge of various meters (volt/amp meters, schematics, dial calipers, heat sensing guns, tec.)
  • Outstanding analytical and decision-making skills
  • Able to handle multiple projects at one time.
  • Good written and verbal communications skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life & Disability Insurance


The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities

The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the plant, 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 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. 


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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EL PASO, TX, US, 79907

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jul 5, 2024

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