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Title:  Maintenance Tech

Requisition ID:  17495-159

Kingston Springs, TN, US, 37082

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

Entry Level position.  3-2-2-3 shift.  Every other weekend off!  $24.72 starting pay!  $1,500 sign on bonus (paid every other month over first year)  Full benefits available the 1st month after hire date!

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform all necessary repairs for the facility including mechanical, electrical, support equipment repairs, building and grounds maintenance
  • Examine machines and mechanical equipment to diagnose source of trouble, dismantling and replacing parts as necessary
  • Assist with the inventory of replacement parts
  • Perform preventative maintenance on machining, which includes Offset printing press, die cutter and gluers.
  • Provide support to production personnel by answering breakdown assistance calls
  • Follow department and company policies, procedures, and safety rules
  • Reports all food safety and quality problems to the Quality Team. Actively participate in plant improvement projects.
  • May be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Prior experience working as a Maintenance Mechanic in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude
  • Experience working with low voltage machinery and equipment such as sheeters, print presses, die cutters, and gluing equipment is a plus
  • Ability to read schematics and working with PLC’s
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing and safety best practices is highly advantageous
  • Proficient in working with various hand and power tools
  • Capability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift 50lbs., bend, kneel and otherwise preform all other physical requirements related to machinery repair

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.

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