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Maintenance Electrician

Date: Nov 21, 2020

Location: Magnolia, MS, US, 39652

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.

International Paper has an immediate opening for a Maintenance Electrician with strong Instrumentation and Electrical skills with experience in PLC & Relay Logic troubleshooting.  The successful candidate must be proficient in industrial maintenance preventive work, plus one or more of the following trade skills:  Minor Welding, Machining or Fabricating.  Only qualified interested individuals who are safety-minded, dependable, team oriented and able to work 12-hour shifts and overtime should apply. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Troubleshoot and perform equipment and facility repairs; Install new equipment and/or modifications of existing equipment; Perform routine predictive and preventive maintenance on all equipment within the facility; Operate the computerized maintenance management system for requisitioning materials, work orders, inventory, schedules and preventive maintenance; Perform and assist in equipment changeovers and/or start-ups; Keep accurate records of work performed and all materials used; Participate in company-provided training programs; Assure that all duties are performed safely and in compliance with applicable environmental, health and safety requirements; Comply with all company policies as well as local, state and federal laws/regulations. 

Qualifications include but are not limited to:  Must be highly skilled or licensed electrician with successful PLC experience, plus proficient in one or more of the following trade skills:  fabricating machining or welding; High School Diploma or GED; Minimum of four (4) years of industrial electrical maintenance experience is required, with working knowledge of process, utilities, packaging and other manufacturing equipment; Must have ability to read blueprints and to revise drawings for modifications; Must have ability to take field measurements and provide sketches for fabrication; Ability to perform independently and in teams; Willingness and ability to work 12-hour shifts, weekends and overtime as required; Proven safety record and working knowledge of industrial safety procedures; Must be capable of wearing all required personal protective equipment such as hearing protection, safety glasses, safety toe shoes, flame resistant clothing, face shield, dust mask, cotton/leather gloves, etc.; Ability to perform heavy physical industrial work to include, but not limited to: Stand/walk constantly for 12-hour work shift; Constant bending/stooping/squatting; constant use of hands and hand/finger dexterity; Constant arm reaching/extending; Effective oral and written skills are necessary; Ability to be part of a multi-functional/multi-skilled maintenance organization with a willingness to flow to work as required by plant production priorities; Working knowledge of MS Office, Word and Excel; Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) primarily SAP; Must have experience with Programmable Logic Controllers, Servo and Frequency Drives; Must successfully complete pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check.

International Paper (www.ipaper.com) is the world’s largest paper and forest products company.  Primary businesses include paper, packaging and forest products for a variety of end uses. International Paper is a Fortune 100 Company with operations around the globe.

 

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. 


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