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Maint E&I Associate


Posting expires: April 30, 2024


Position Title

Maintenance E&I Associate


Pay Rate:


Multiple factors, including individual experience, skills, and abilities will determine where an employee is ultimately placed in the pay range.


Sign on Bonus:     

New hires are eligible for up to $5,000 in relocation assistance for those that relocate more than 75 miles from the Port Wentworth Mill.



Hourly (with salaried benefits)


Physical Location:

International Paper – Port Wentworth Mill

1 Bonnybridge Rd

Port Wentworth, GA 31407


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Assist journeyman-level IEs in routine maintenance work as well as performing many duties independently.
  • Electrical circuit troubleshooting & repair
  • Conduit & wire installation
  • Lighting repair
  • PLC troubleshooting & repair
  • Drive troubleshooting & repair
  • Instrumentation & control valve calibration
  • Troubleshooting & repair
  • HVAC work

The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Must be currently 18 years of age or older
  • Eligible for employment in the U.S.
  • High School Diploma or GED or equivalent work experience
  • Basic computer skills
  • Able to function in a team environment.
  • AND one of the following
  • One (1) year experience in any of the following Maintenance Skill Areas: INSTRUMENTATION, ELECTRICAL, OR HVAC.
  •  OR
  • One (1) year vocational/technical education in the Instrumentation Electrical Disciplines: INSTRUMENTATION, ELECTRICAL, OR HVAC.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in any of the IP Core Maintenance skills or related disciplines (Instrumentation or Electrical)
  • Relevant work experience in an industrial environment
  • Strong math/physics understanding
  • Instrumentation background on the Instrumentation Electrical side


The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities

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 and Long-term Disability, 401(k), Company-funded retirement contributions, Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement), Student Loan Repayment Assistance, and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision, and pets.


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 invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly 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


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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Port Wentworth, GA, US, 31407

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Mar 30, 2024

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