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Maintenance Mechanic

Company: Koch Industries, Inc.
Location: Rincon
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:


Maintenance Mechanics - Rincon GA

Our Savannah River Mill located in Rincon, Georgia is looking for self-motivated and experienced Maintenance Mechanics. These positions create value by troubleshooting, repairing and performing preventative maintenance on equipment leading to increased uptime and reliability. Maintenance Mechanics are required to have a thorough understanding of safe work practices, troubleshooting, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment. If you think this is the perfect job for you, apply today!

Our Savannah River Mill manufactures Sparkle paper towel, Quilted Northern & Angel Soft bath tissue, Vanity Fair napkins and enMotion. The employees at this facility combine a dedication to safety and a commitment to the environment to produce high quality products for our customers.

What You Will Do In Your Role

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

* Embracing and adhering to all facility safe work policies, practices, and regulations
* Troubleshoot, maintain and repair equipment to achieve optimal performance levels using precision maintenance best practices, tools and techniques
* Ability to competently weld utilizing mig, tig and stick methods (pipe fitting capabilities are desired)
* Performing preventative and corrective maintenance on industrial drives, pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics, valves, gear reducers and other industrial process equipment
* Applying problem solving methods to identify the root cause and eliminate failures
* Cross-training and assisting in maintenance and operational areas
* Working with the operations and maintenance teams to identify and prioritize maintenance needs
* Follow both verbal and written instructions to successfully complete assigned tasks

The Experience You Will Bring


Basic Qualifications:

* High School Diploma or GED
* A minimum of five (5) years or more of mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial environment
* Willing and able to lift up to 50 lbs
* Willing and able to work in elevated and/or confined spaces
* Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
* Willing and able to work 12-hour shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime
* Willing and able to perform repetitive and physically demanding tasks to include lifting, pushing/pulling, gripping, reaching, sitting, walking, standing, bending, stooping, climbing ladders/stairs throughout the 12-hour shift
* Experience with preventive, predictive and reliability-based maintenance practices
* Experience with lubrication, print reading, rigging, precision measurement, precision alignment and condition monitoring
* Experience using a computer or tablet
* Willing and able to learn the mill's CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System)

What Will Put You Ahead

Preferred Qualifications:

* Welding certifications
* Rigging certifications or qualifications
* Possession of an industrial mechanical diploma or vocational degree
* Experience performing precision maintenance tasks
* Residential, Commercial and/or Military Electrical experience
* Experience with pulp and paper industry and/or power generation/utilities
* Experience with a CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System)
* Experience welding (mig, tig and stick) and pipefitting
* Experience working Wet End maintenance

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:


Keywords: Koch Industries, Inc., Savannah , Maintenance Mechanic, Engineering , Rincon, Georgia

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