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Industrial Maintenance Entry Level


Position Title

Entry Level Maintenance



Pay Rate:

$25.78/hour (+.33/hr. Shift Diff) Based on experience & knowledge


Shift – C/D Crew 7PM-7AM working 24/7 Schedule (3-2-2-3 rotation)


Sign on Bonus:      

$1000 after 30 days,

$500 after 6 months,



Retention Bonus:  

$500 after 1 year

Additional lump sum after 2 years




Hourly Full-Time



Physical Location:

610 Pop Gunn

San Antonio, TX  78219


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The Job You Will Perform:

  • At least one year (preferably 3 years) of successful mechanical and electrical/electronic troubleshooting and repair experience in a manufacturing facility
  • Ability to read and comprehend electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics and mechanical blueprints.
  • Utilize both excellent mechanical skills and knowledge (pneumatics, hydraulics, bearings, power transmission, lubrication) and electrical/electronic skills and knowledge (PLCs, A/C, D/C motors and drives, schematics) in our continuous process manufacturing environment to achieve machine uptime metrics.
  • Critical thinking; predictive and preventative maintenance, finding root cause of failure.
  • Independently diagnose all required repairs in a timely manner with no supervision
  • Contact vendors to resolve complex issues to resolve and correct;
  • Demonstrate successful project management
  • Work positively with maintenance and operations teams to troubleshoot and solve problems
  • Engage in preventative maintenance processes in assigned areas           
  • On-the-job success in safety, attendance and quality of work expected
  • Excellent teamwork, cooperation and problem solving skills
  • Willingness to fully cross-train in other technical areas to enhance capabilities
  • Willing and able to work flexible shifts and weekends as required.
  • Able to work with computer system for maintenance processes and work orders







The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Counting and stacking finished product
  • Reading factory orders
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Sound decision making capabilities when faces with competing priorities
  • Flexibility
  • Willingness to learn
  • Basic math skills



The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

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



The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities



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. In Russia, we have a 50/50 joint venture, Ilim Group, the country's largest integrated manufacturer of pulp and paper. 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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Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 18, 2024

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