Mechanical Maintenance Associate

International Paper
Eastover, SC Full-time
Posted on November 25, 2019

Mechanical Maintenance Associate
Pay Rate: $25.23 - $29.48

We are looking for dependable people with excellent problem-solving, communication and teamwork skills
who have a desire to grow as a multi-craft maintenance professional.

Duties for mechanics include, but are not restricted to, replacing valves & gaskets, basic welding, repacking pumps & valves, forklift operations, screwed pipe & tubing installations, cylinder repair, pump repair & replacement, repair of rotating assemblies, roll repair and replacements, motor replacements, and repair of mechanical drive systems.

* High School Diploma or GED
* 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: MILLWRIGHT, MACHINIST, LUBRICATION, WELDING, AUTOMOTIVE MAINTENANCE, OR PIPEFITTING.
* One (1) year vocational/technical education in the Mechanical Discipline: MILLWRIGHT, MACHINIST, WELDING, OR PIPEFITTING.

PLUS: Must be willing to meet the following
* Undergo a drug screen for illicit use of drugs as a condition of employment.
* Submit to periodic drug screens as a condition of employment.
* Work any shift and/or a rotating shift schedule
* Work overtime on a regular basis and with last minute notification.
* Work holidays and/or weekends on a regular basis.
* Wear required safety equipment.
* Operate or work in industrial conditions (i.e. warm/hot, dusty/dirty, around hazardous chemicals, noise, heavy machinery or elevated working surfaces with proper safety training and safety protection).

* Associate degree in any of the IP Core Maintenance skills or related disciplines. (Millwright, Machinist, Welding, OR Pipefitting)
* Relevant work experience in an industrial environment.
* Strong math/physics understanding.
* Millwright/Machinist backgrounds on the mechanical side.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans

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