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Mtce E&I Technician


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Job Posting: 02/02/2024 - 05/01/2024


Position Title

Maintenance E/I Technician


Pay Rate:

$34.41 to $45.21/hour ($.68 to $1.83/hour shift allowance)


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 (full time)


Physical Location:

International Paper – Port Wentworth Mill

1 Bonnybridge Rd

Port Wentworth, GA 31407


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Routine maintenance work
  • Ability to safely operate equipment in a heavy industrial environment
  • Diagnostics, repair, maintenance and calibration of instrumentation and electrical control systems
  • Troubleshooting all electrical, instrumental and process malfunctions, including mechanical power transmission equipment and hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Repairing and overhauling automatic control valves, sensors, positioners, actuators, electrical AC/DC systems and related systems.

The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Eligible for employment in the US
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Basic computer skills
  • Able to function in a team environment.
  • 5 or more years of Heavy Industrial Maintenance Experience in any of the following skill areas: Instrumentation, Electrical, or both Instrumentation and Electrical

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.
  • SAP Experience

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.  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 or (877) 973-3919.

Port Wentworth GA 31407

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Port Wentworth, GA, US, 31407

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  May 28, 2024

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