Georgia Employer JOURNEYMAN MAINTENANCE MECHANIC in Augusta, Georgia
Tracking Code11529-159Job DescriptionAt Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at .Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.General Maintenance Journeyman MechanicMISSION / SUMMARY:We currently have openings for General Maintenance Journeyman Mechanic candidates who have a passion for safety, are self-starters, takes initiative, can communicate effectively, and can work independently in a manufacturing environment. We offer technologically advanced operations, leading edge training, outstanding benefits, and employment with a proven and stable community leader.This position performs mechanical troubleshooting in a heavy industrial environment. Specific skills necessary include calibration, troubleshooting, proper repair, precision installation, successful start-up, precision alignment and reliability of all related facility equipment. JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include, but are not limited to the following.Commitment to safety and qualityWork any shift and/or a rotating shift scheduleWork overtime on a regular basis and with last minute notificationWork holidays and/or weekends on a regular basisAbility to learn through self-directed study and desire for advancementWear required personal protective equipment (hard hat, earplugs, steel-toed boots, safety glasses at a minimum)Operate or work in industrial conditions - may be warm/hot, dusty/dirty, around hazardous chemicals, noise, heavy machinery or elevated working surfaces (with proper safety training and safety protection)Excellent attendance record with flexibility to work rotating shifts & overtimeThe ability to work independently and in a team environmentFrequent standing, walking, bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, and climbing.Ability to move wrists, hands, and/or fingers to turn valvesand make adjustments to equipment.Ability to climb ladders and work in high places.Maintains cooperative working relationships, demonstrates a positive attitude and consideration towards fellow employees and supervision.Performs all duties in an independent manner with minimal direction and supervision.BACKGROUND / EXPERIENCE:Minimum Journeyman skill... For full info follow application link.Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.