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Title:  Maintenance Electrician

Requisition ID:  19246-159

Kalamazoo, MI, US, 49007

Category:  Maintenance & Skilled Trades
Travel:  No Travel Required


The position of the electrician is to provide skilled trade expertise along with multi-craft work experience to the Kalamazoo Carton Plant.


  • Basic PLC knowledge: Allen Bradley
  • Ability to read schematics
  • Experience with a maximum of 4160 volt equipment
  • Knowledge of pneumatic valves
  • Instrumentation's: including differential, pressure, and flow transmitters
  • Troubleshooting skills desired
  • Knowledge of hydraulics a plus
  • Multi-craft willingness
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability and desire to work in team environment


Required Skills


  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Journeyman status or greater in an electrical trade preferred.


  • Per CBA: ability to work multi schedules
  • Must be able to work flexible and on-call scheduling.
  • Must be able to work rotating weekends.


  • Standing for extended periods.
  • Awkward and/or repetitive movements.
  • Moving or lifting of equipment, materials, and tools up to 50 lbs repeatedly for an 12 hr. shift.
  • Climbing extension ladders, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, or movement within confined areas.
  • Work in buildings and areas of fluctuating temperature and weather.
  • Job requires exposure to weather, dirt, grease, fumes and heat.

You should be proficient in:

  • PLC Troubleshooting Skills
  • Electrical Troubleshooting Skills
  • Experience in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Hydraulics Experience
  • Machine Safety Inspections

Machines & technologies you'll use:

  • Flexographic Printing Press
  • Gluer Machine
  • Palletizer

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. 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 products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible 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

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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 Poster, EEO is the Law.

Nearest Major Market: Kalamazoo

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