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Title:  Maintenance Mechanic

Requisition ID:  8121-159

Clarksville, TN, US, 37040

Category:  Maintenance & Skilled Trades
Travel:  No Travel Required
Pay Grade:  80

OPPORTUNITY: We are a Foodservice cup forming / folding carton manufacturing operation seeking candidates to join our Clarksville, TN team. We’re recruiting for multiple positions so be sure you review all of our job postings.  This job posting is for a Maintenance Mechanic with a pay range of 22.00 to 24.76 /hour plus shift differential and progressive pay increases. We continually encourage our employees to advance their careers through on the job training and job progression through our strong promotion from within program.  Many of our roles are skilled trade positions and our employees build successful careers in the Printing & Packaging industry with an earning potential to $25 /hour plus shift differential.   We offer a wide array of benefits including, but not limited to, Paid Vacation & Holidays, optional Health, Dental, and Life Insurance, including health spending accounts and a progressive healthy lifestyle program, as well as 401-K with a company matching component and standard supplemental company contributions. Employees may voluntarily elect Pet Insurance, Home & Auto Insurance Programs, Purchasing Power, Tuition Reimbursement, Aflac, Lifelock Identity Protection, and Hyatt Legal Services. Tabaco Cessation and Employee Assistance/Referral Program, Uniform Service, Safety Shoe, and Safety Prescription-Eyewear benefits are also available.



 Performs scheduled preventive maintenance and repairs on RENNCO cup packagers and carton sealing.

 Perform preventive maintenance of Paper Machinery (PMC) and Sherwood Tool cup forming machines.

 Perform preventive maintenance and repair of carton sealer and related conveying equipment.

 Properly and accurately, complete all required records keeping, ordering and other necessary paperwork.

 Proper use and adherence to Lockout\Tagout Procedures.

 Must follow precise instructions and directions.

 Ability to read blueprints and technical diagrams.

 Perform other duties as directed.

 Practice good housekeeping.

 Obey all safety rules, regulations and policies.

 Perform tool changeovers on PMC and Sherwood cup forming machines.

Required Skills

Vocational school in related subjects desired; demonstrated mechanical ability; six months or more related experience or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Regularly required to stand for long periods; use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools and controls;reach with hands and arms.

Good handgrip strength is required.

Good hand-eye coordination is essential.

Frequently required to climb, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl.

Must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Work near moving mechanical part, and occasionally in outside weather conditions.

Exposed to high room temperatures and humidity.

Exposed to and/or inhale fumes and/or airborne particles from cleaning fluids, mineral oil, synthetic gear oils, paint and Isopropyl Alcohol.

Exposed to machine parts operating at extremely high temperatures.

Required Experience

At 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 www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

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. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

Nearest Major Market: Clarksville
Nearest Secondary Market: Nashville

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