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Maintenance Technician


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.


Position Title

Maintenance Technician


Pay Rate:

$28.38 – $33.43/hour pending skill level




Hourly Full-Time (6pm-6am, Nights)

Training will be on Day shift (6am-6pm)



Physical Location:

Tipton Sheet Feeder

815 Industrial Dr

Tipton, IN 46072



The Job You Will Perform:

  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies, drives, gauges, and test equipment.
  • Preventative maintenance, breakdown repairs, minimize equipment down time and perform small project activities. 
  • Read blueprints, schematics, and drawings. 
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe work environment; responsible for proper waste disposal. 
  • Receptive to training and performing other duties as required.
  • Preferred  electrical experience for the following tasks:
    • ​​​​​​​Install wire and conduit for newly installed and existing equipement such as conveyors, programmable controllers, and corrugating machinery.
    • Replace faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and position sensing devices. 
    • Diagnose and repair/replace faulty electronic componets
    • Troubleshoot drives, i.e. AC and DC
    • Read electrical block diagrams, schematics as well as PLC ladder logic


The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Industrial maintenance experience
  • Electrical Aptitude, strongly preferred.
  • Well-rounded in electrical and mechanical knowledge
  • Machine shop skills
  • Desire to produce quality work as part of a team
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English
  • Must be able to pass an advanced industrial skills and instrumentation/electrican knowledge test prior to interview process



The hiring process for successful candidates includes a pre-employment test, interview, background check and health/drug screen. Please attach a resume to the application for consideration.


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 including Vacation and Holidays, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement), and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision and pets. 


The Career You Will Build:

Leadership training, promotional opportunities


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 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 2022 were $21.2 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.
Tipton  IN  46072

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Tipton, IN, US, 46072

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  May 23, 2024

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