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Mechanic Helper


Position Title: 

Mechanic Helper



Pay Rate:

($20.51 - $27.68




(Must be able to work any shift)

Hourly Full-Time

3 Shifts:

Crew I  -  7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Crew II  - 3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Crew III - 11:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.



Physical Location:

Morristown Container

5032 S Davy Crockett Pkwy

Morristown, TN 37813




The Job You Will Perform:

  • Ability to work any shift - some 12 hours shifts required to meet customer demands.
  • Responsible for assisting Mechanic A and B on all converting and corrugating equipment to minimize downtime. The Mechanic Helper performs preventive maintenance monthly.  It consists of greasing and visual inspections. Demonstrate ability to parallel all rolls, make all required settings and adjustments for optimum equipment performance to manufacture quality products. . Follow up all work in order to insure repairs and work are performed properly. Must be able to enter work orders and look up parts in SAP system. Maximize the utilization of equipment by maintaining the machinery to run at available capacity and speed. Complete all paperwork neatly, correctly, and in accordance with Company guidelines. Willingly work all necessary hours and shifts. Help maintain good housekeeping in work areas. Comply with all company policies and procedures, including safety and maintaining good housekeeping.

    Mechanic B tasks that are performed consist with walking; pulling, lifting, bending, climbing ladders or stairs and twisting. Additional duties may be assigned by management.



The Skills You Will Bring:

Tasks for the Maintenance Department are done in a continuous run environment. Employees must have acute awareness of their surroundings and be able to clearly communicate to their co-workers in a timely manner. This job is hot in the summer and hearing protection, steel-toed shoes, and eye protection is required.



  • 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 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. You will learn Safety Leadership Principles and have the opportunity to opt into Employee Networking Circles such as IPVets, IPride, Women in IP, and the African American ENC. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly 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 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.
Morristown, TN 37813



Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 3, 2023

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