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Maintenance Mechanic


Position Title

Maintenance Mechanic


Pay Rate:

$27.46/hr. up to $29.86/hr.


Category/Shift: Hourly Full-Time – This job requires you to work a 12 hr shift schedule in a 24/7 Manufacturing environment, with availability for either Day Shift (5am-5pm) or (5pm-5am)


Physical Location:

Reno Molded Fiber

2555 Peru Dr.

Sparks, NV 89437


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies, drives, gauges, and test equipment.
  • Reads blueprints, schematics, and drawings.
  • Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment; responsible for proper waste disposal
  • Receptive to training and perform other duties as required.
  • Create, update, maintain and execute PM schedule for all machines
  • Keep all necessary supplies in stock
  • Key liaison with all vendors on maintenance and upkeep of machines


The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Personal commitment to safety for self and others
  • Willingness to understand and follow all safety protocols, in addition to being an active participant in our safety culture
  • Self-starter, with ability to consistently achieve deadlines
  • Proficient written & verbal communication skills, with ability to effectively communicate with peers, supervisor, managers
  • Ability to meet deadlines, and provide creative solutions to mechanical issues
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to learn / understand company standards
  • Vocational or specialized training beyond high school in electronics/industrial maintenance or minimum of 1 year of proven experience in electrical/electronics, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic fields is required and the ability to demonstrate high proficiency in these areas. 
  • A thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic equipment. 
  • Computer experience/operation and PLC programming are preferred. 
  • Ability to utilize laptop for analyzing and troubleshooting. 
  • Ability to climb in overhead structures, to work beneath machines and in close quarters performing analysis and repair work. 
  • Willing to work any shift and overtime as required.
  • Preferred candidate will have a minimum of 5 years working in an industrial environment, experience in plumbing (water lines on machines), electrical, & pneumatic/hydraulics


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

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 125 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 employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.

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McCarran, NV, US, 89434

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 14, 2024

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