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Electronic Technician

Description: 

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. In Russia, we have a 50/50 joint venture, Ilim Group, the country's largest integrated manufacturer of pulp and paper. Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.

 

We currently have an opening for an experienced Industrial Electrician / Mechanic for our Lexington SC Facility.  This facility manufactures corrugated packaging products for local and national customers.

 

We are looking for motivated individuals who are 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. 

 

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to maintaining production equipment to optimize run ability through preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of machines.  Candidates for consideration should have strong troubleshooting skills in electrical, mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems and the aptitude to correct system failures.  

 

Candidates are also expected to utilize both excellent electrical/electronic skills and knowledge (PLCs, A/C, D/C motors and drives, schematics) and mechanical skills and knowledge (pneumatics, hydraulics, bearings, power transmission, lubrication) in our continuous process-manufacturing environment to achieve machine uptime metrics. 

 

Accurately completing administrative documents and following directions are important work traits.   Candidates must demonstrate technical experience, reliability and the ability to work independently. 

 

Candidates must be willing to work alternative shifts, weekends and overtime as required. 

 

Minimum qualifications for consideration are a high school degree (or equivalent experience) and five years of maintenance experience with at least one year with the same employer.  Highly-qualified candidates would possess a technical degree or apprenticeship certification and maintenance experience in the corrugated industry or similar manufacturing environment. 

 

The hiring process for successful candidates will include a pre-employment aptitude test and team interview.   

 

International Paper offers a competitive hourly wage rate depending on experience.  We also offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life and accident insurance, as well as a 401(k) plan and pension plans.

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.

 

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.
Lexington  SC  29072

Location: 

Lexington, SC, US, 29072

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 18, 2022

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