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Maintenance/Electrician $28.17 - $41.47


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.


Pay Rate:

$28.17 - $41.47 dependent on experience



Hourly Full-Time



Physical Location:

Thorofare Retail

33 Phoenix Drive

Thorofare, NJ 08012


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Responsible for diagnosing, repairing, replacing, and installing plant mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems for all plant equipment.  Including machinery maintenance, lubrication, PM’s, trouble shooting, repairing, upgrading, and possible installations.
  • Test runs all equipment after every repair to ensure proper machine function.
  • To fabricate, manufacture, construct or modify equipment as needed.
  • Responsible for preventative maintenance on equipment, such as any servicing of conveyors, presses, stackers, etc. Provide support to production in various ways. 
  • Be able to read and understand mechanical prints, electrical wiring diagrams/schematics, AC/DC motors, pneumatic diagrams, and hydraulic diagrams.
    Must be able to work with electrical panels
  • Troubleshoot, repair and install mechanical components, electrical controls, AC/DC motors, pneumatic equipment, hydraulic equipment, bearings, and power transmission.
  • Must have good working knowledge of various meters (volt/amp meters, schematics, dial calipers, heat sensing guns, etc.)
  • Perform fabrication of equipment (welding both arc and gas) to desired needs.  Be able to make adjustments on equipment to improve productivity. 
  • Should be able to operate metal, wood working, and hand tools to make and repair parts.
  • Maintains close relationship with Machine Operators and Production Supervisors with free exchange of information to maintain plant and plant equipment.
  • To perform any ground and building maintenance as required.


The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Able to work at high heights in a work platform or other work related equipment.
  • Must be able to lift 50 to 70 pounds as needed
  • Possess good hand and eye coordination.
  • Can perform repetitive motion over an eight-hour period of up and down a ladder, or in and out a mobile lift to perform necessary task.
  • Have twenty-twenty vision or wear corrective lens to see clearly in order to perform daily task.
  • Must be able to reach and extend arms above head and shoulder repetitively during an eight-hour period.
  • Can bend, twist, and stretch body, as required to work within tight or confined spaces.


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including Vacation, Holidays and Paid Sick Days
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Education & Development
  • Life & Disability Insurance


The Career You Will Build:

  • 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:  Apr 10, 2024

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