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Maintenance: Industrial Electrician- (Georgetown Container) $2,000 Sign-on Bonus

International Paper, a world leader of Industrial Packaging, is currently seeking applicants for the position of an Industrial Electrician at the Georgetown (Box) Container PlantIdeal candidate would have a strong mechanical aptitude and possess 3+ years of direct industrial electrical experience - preferably in a manufacturing environment. 

Position Title: 

Maintenance – Industrial Electrician


Pay Rate:

$29.58 - $37.74/hour

  • Rate based on qualifications 



Hourly Full-Time


Physical Location:

Georgetown Box Plant

1480 International Drive

Georgetown, SC


Sign-on Bonus:      

$1000 after 30 days of continuous employment

$500 after 6 months of continuous employment

$500 after 1 year of continuous employment


Duties include but are not limited to

  • Installing wire and conduit for newly installed and existing equipment such as conveyors, programmable controllers, converting and corrugating machinery
  • Replacing faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and position sensing devices such as proximity switch timers, scanners and photo electric devices
  • Diagnosing and repair/replace faulty electronic components such as printed circuit boards
  • Troubleshooting drives, i.e. AC and DC
  • Reading electrical block diagrams, schematics as well as PLC ladder logic



  • 3+ years of industrial electrical experience preferable in a manufacturing facility
  • Basic computer skills

Competencies include:

  • Electrical aptitude
  • Troubleshooting expertise
  • Mechanical knowledge

Overtime hours required

  • Applicant must successfully complete Electrical qualification tests, physical and drug screen, employment verification, and criminal background check. 
  • An International Paper application must be completed on-line at
  • Upon review and screening of completed applications, qualified applicants will be contacted for testing. 

The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • 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 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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GEORGETOWN, SC, US, 29440-3847

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  May 18, 2024

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