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Mechanic Tech


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Position Title

Maintenance Technician


Pay Rate:

$27.84/hr. up to $38.35/hr.( 2nd shift $0.31 differential, 3rd shift $0.33 differential)




Hourly Full-Time (7:00 am to 3:00 pm, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, 3:00 am to 3:00 pm, 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm, 3:00 pm to 3:00 am, 11:00 am to 11:00 pm, 11:00 pm to 7:00 am, 11:00 pm to 11:00 am, 7:00 pm to 7:00 am– Monday-Friday) Some Saturdays required


Physical Location:

Northlake Container Facility

401 Northwest Ave

Northlake, IL 60164




The Job You Will Perform:

  • Performing preventive maintenance activities such as lubricating, measuring wear, measuring position, repositioning components, and observing operations.
  • Performing emergency break downs
  • Performing electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and other repairs and installations as needed.
  • Maintaining clean and organized work areas, and cleaning up work areas as part of completing assigned tasks.
  • Accurately and completely prepare and maintain maintenance records and other paperwork.
  • Troubleshooting and solving problems
  • Excellent teamwork, cooperation and problem solving skills.
  • Willingness to fully cross train in other technical areas to enhance capabilities.
  • Candidates must be willing to work alternative shifts, weekends, and overtime as required.
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Knowledge in pneumatics, hydraulics, bearings, power transmissions and lubrication
  • Mechanical and Electrical skills
  • Knowledge of a Manufacturing Plant
  • Your positive attitude and great attendance record


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,
  • New Opportunities, Growth


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 global producer of sustainable packaging, pulp and other fiber-based products, and one of the world's largest recyclers. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 39,000 colleagues globally who are committed to creating what's next. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2023 were $18.9 billion. Additional information can be found by visiting


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Northlake, IL, US, 60164

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jul 11, 2024

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