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Maintenance Technician

Description: 

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a global leader in packaging and paper with manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Russia, Asia and North Africa. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., the company employs approximately 52,000 people and is strategically located in more than 24 countries serving customers worldwide. A company of substance in everything we do, from the products we make, to investing in communities, to protecting our environment, International Paper supports communities where our employees live and work.

 

This position is responsible for safely providing maintenance support to our fast-pace Putnam Container plant that is equipped with technology ranging from simple to state of the art for the corrugated industry. Utilize both excellent mechanical skills and knowledge (pneumatics, hydraulics, bearings, power transmission, lubrication) and electrical/electronic skills and knowledge (PLCs, A/C, D/C motors and drives, schematics) in our continuous process manufacturing environment to achieve machine uptime metrics. This individual will work well with the maintenance and operations teams to troubleshoot and solve problems and engage in preventative maintenance processes in assigned areas. 

 

What's in it for you:

 

  • Pension Plan

  • 401k (with Company Match)

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • Mental Health Benefit

 

We are seeking people with:

  • At least one year of successful mechanical and electrical/electronic troubleshooting and repair experience in a manufacturing facility.

  • On-the-job success in safety, attendance and quality of work.

  • Maintenance experience in corrugated a plus. Strong knowledgeable of lubrication, hydraulics, welding, pneumatics, electrical and electronics technologies is a plus.

  • Excellent teamwork, cooperation and problem solving skills.

  • Willingness to fully cross train in other technical areas to enhance capabilities.

  • Willing and able to work second and third shifts, call-ins, holidays, and overtime as there is a constant demand for overtime in our maintenance department.

  • Able to work with computer system for maintenance processes, stores and work orders.

  • Provide own tools initially (tools worn out on the job will be replaced).

 

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.
Putnam  CT  06260

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Location: 

PUTNAM, CT, US, 6260

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  May 30, 2024

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