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Maintenance A+

Description: 

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer challenging assignments and total rewards in countries around the world. When we say infinite possibilities, we mean it. Apply now and join a community that improves people’s lives, the planet and our company’s performance by transforming renewable resources into products people depend on every day.

 

Maintenance A+

  

Position Title

Maintenance A+

  

Pay Rate:

$32.38 per hour

 

Sign on Bonus:      

$500 after 90 days

$500 after 180 days

   

Category/Shift:

Hourly / Full-Time:

3RD SHIFT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

11:00 PM - 7:00 AM

 

Physical Location:

Newton Container

1525 Mt Olive Church Rd

Newton, NC  28658 

828-466-9324

 

 

 

The Job You Will Perform:

 

  • Installation, troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, cleaning, and repair of containerboard plant machinery and equipment
  •  Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
  •  Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
  • Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts.  Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
  • Lubricates and cleans parts.
  • Starts devices to test their performance.
  • Sets up and operates drill press, grinder, band saw, milling machine, welder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
  • Movement/positioning/replacement of heavy weight equipment with the aid of mechanical means such as forklifts, pry bars, and chain falls.
  • Position requires pushing toolbox to work areas. 
  • Requires carrying, lifting, and transporting of parts to and from work location and maintenance shop by hand or mechanical means. 
  • Job requires the following personal protective equipment:  cut resistant gloves and sleeves, heat resistant gloves and sleeves, safety glasses, goggles, face shield, bump cap, ear plugs, and steel toed shoes.
  • Position requires the use of hand tools such as wrenches, hammers, punches, screw drivers, pliers, and pipe wrenches on a continuous basis to perform normal duties.   Tools used can range from a small 4” screw driver to a 36” pipe wrench.  Tasks range from fine adjustments that require dexterity for circuit board adjustments to using both hands to apply force when pushing or pulling a wrench to break pipe fittings.
  • Performs plant startup tasks, energizing all equipment and ensuring operation.
  • Oils and greases machine.
  • Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment such as conveyors and programmable controllers. 
  • Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment, and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment.
  • Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures and replaces damaged or broken wire and cables.
  • Replaces faulty electrical components on machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and positions sensing devices.
  • Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards.
  • Replaces electric motor bearings and rewires motors.
  • Plans layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit, and electrical apparatus in buildings.
  • Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machines and equipment.
  • Cleans work area, tools, and equipment.
  • Utilizes computer for work order entry and completion status.
  • Initiates purchase order for parts and machines. 
  • Will be engaged in preventative maintenance processes in assigned areas.

 

 

The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Ensuring Quality and Safety
  • Knowledge in Mechanical, Hydraulic, and Pneumatic Machinery  
  • On-the-job success in safety, attendance and quality of work expected.
  • Maintenance experience in corrugated a plus. Strong knowledgeable of lubrication, hydraulics, welding, pneumatics, electrical and electronics technologies.
  • 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).
  • 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.

 

  The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life & Disability Insurance

  

The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities
  • Lifelong skill building

 

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 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 2021 were $19.4 billion.  Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.

 

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. 

 

 

Location:  

NEWTON, NC  28658

Category:  Hourly Job

 

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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 reasonable.accommodations@ipaper.com or (877) 973-3919.  Newton, NC  28658

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Location: 

Newton, NC, US, 28658

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 8, 2024

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