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Title:  Maintenance Mechanic

Requisition ID:  12294-159
Location: 

Kalamazoo, MI, US, 49007

Category:  Maintenance & Skilled Trades
Travel:  No Travel Required

We are searching for a talented and qualified Millwright who has proven experience with industrial and construction equipment repairs. You will be responsible for dismantling machinery, transferring equipment, interpreting blueprints, and installing equipment.

 

 

 


Required Skills

The ideal candidate has in-depth knowledge of hydraulics, belt systems, motors, and other industrial machine mechanisms essential for job procedures. Must be a team player with strong attention to detail. In this position, you should also be able to make decisions, troubleshoot, and perform repairs.

  • Installs, maintains and repairs machinery, equipment, physical structures, pipe and electrical systems, following specifications, blueprints, manuals and schematic drawings, using hand tools, power tools, crane, fork lift, precision measuring and testing instruments, etc.
  • Initiates and supports plant downtime reduction.
  • Troubleshooting: Confers with operators and observes, listens for unusual sounds, tests, and evaluates operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose cause of malfunction.
  • Disassembles machinery and equipment gain access to and remove defective parts, make repairs, and then reassemble.
  • Installs, repairs, replaces, changes, adjusts, and aligns components of machinery and equipment.
  • Test-runs repaired machinery and equipment to verify adequacy of repairs.
  • Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of equipment and machinery.
  • Examines parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
  • Completes daily work orders within the time frame specified on the work order.
  • Installs machinery and equipment.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and the physical condition of the building does not deteriorate.
  • Inspects drives, motors and belts, checks fluid levels, replaces filters, and performs other maintenance functions, following checklists.
  • Transports machine parts, tools ,equipment and other material between work areas and storage using carts, fork truck, lift, pallet jack, etc.
  • Records repairs and maintenance performed.
  • Requisitions parts and supplies from catalogs and suppliers, or obtains them from store room.
  • Installs, repairs and replaces wiring and electrical components of machinery.

 


Required Experience

Journeyman Millwright license preferred





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.


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