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Title:  Millwright Journeyman

Requisition ID:  6780-159

Kalamazoo, MI, US, 49007

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

Graphic Packaging International, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a leading global provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products companies. We are one of the largest producers of folding cartons and hold a leading market position in solid bleached sulfate, coated unbleached kraft and coated recycled paperboard. Graphic Packaging’s customers include some of the most widely- recognized companies in the world.

We achieve our vision by delivering value to our customers, building a high-performance culture for our employees and creating superior returns for our shareholders. We strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate.  Graphic Packaging has approximately 17,000 employees working in more than 60 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefit programs that are among the best in the industry to reward the talented people who make our company successful. We invite you to review the following employment opportunity and to learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

 Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.


Required Skills:

Job Qualifications and duties include but are not limited to:


Be able to provide documentation of Millwright journeyman status.  Demonstrate and provide working knowledge of pumps, gearboxes, basic welding skills (stick and wire), acetylene torch use, troubleshoot and maintain power transmission equipment, read and understand mechanical drawings, bearing (straight and taper bore) removal and installation, alignment of equipment using dial indicator and laser (motor gearbox, gearbox/roll), rigging skills (use of cranes, chain hoists, come alongs, slings)  and other mechanical components at a papermill scale.  Along with basic computer skills. Additional skills desired to allow craft flexibility: Working knowledge of layout, assembly, installation, and maintenance of pipe systems, pipe supports, and hydraulic and pneumatic equipment or steam, hot work, stock, lubricating, and sprinkling systems, along with the ability to weld stainless pipe (tig).  2 year degree in a mechanical discipline, completion of an apprenticeship program or an equivalent combination of related training and experience.


 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.


Nearest Major Market: Kalamazoo

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