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Title:  Utility - Technicians Helper

Requisition ID:  7063-159

Menomonee Falls, WI, US, 53051

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

OPPORTUNITY: We are a Foodservice operation seeking candidates to join our Menomonee Falls, WI Rebuild Team. While the pay rate for this role will be discussed with you upon selection you should know that we offer outstanding opportunities and pay starting at $22.66/hour. We encourage our employees to advance their careers through on the job training programs and job progression.  Many of our roles are skilled trade positions where our employees build successful careers in the Printing & Packaging industry.  We offer a wide array of benefits including, but not limited to, Paid Vacation & Holidays, optional Health, Dental, and Life Insurance, health spending accounts as well as 401-K with matching funds. 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.

Please review all of our job postings and apply for each position you feel you’re qualified and would like to be considered for.

JOB SUMMARY:   Effectively support the growing Graphic Packaging International Foodservice Business’s maintenance, fabrication and rebuild center activities that support the Division’s plant operations while working in a safe manner and obeying all safety and conduct rules.  This position is for 1st shift.   Travel up to 50% of time to domestic GPI production facilities may be required.

JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include, but are not limited to the following.

  • Support Mechanical / Electrical technicians in the assembly and or rebuilding of paper converting equipment that is used in the manufacturing facilities for the manufacturing of paper cups and corrugated boxes. This will include:
  • Disassembly, Cleaning, repairing machine components as directed.
  • Painting of all New or Rebuild equipment. Automotive type spray equipment.
  • Perform Facility Safety inspections and track as directed.
  • Perform General Building Maintenance duties such as cleaning, repairing facility electrical (lights, switches, ballasts), snow shoveling, painting etc.
  • Working independently and or as a team.
  • Travel to production plant locations to provide support for machine installation, machine repair and maintenance support. Overnight travel is required.
  • Participate in all Safety meetings and required Safety walk thru assessments.
  • Has working knowledge of machine shop equipment and the ability to repair, machine and fabricate parts as needed
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Manufacturing experience required.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in the paper converting industry or related field
  • Technical degree preferred


  • Schedules are a M-F 8-hour Shift Schedule.  
  • Must be willing and able to work overtime and travel when necessary.



  • Physical and visual activities that are commonly associated* with the performance of the functions of this job:
  • Physical demands commonly associated* with the performance of the functions of this job:
  • Work Devices: Hand tools, precision measuring equipment, wrenches, machining tools, welders, grinders, lathes, milling machine, surface grinder, drills, hoists, man lifts, fork lifts, power tools, parts washers, horizontal and vertical saws, sand and ice blasters, painting equipment.
    • Position is associated with pushing, pulling, climbing, reaching, stretching and working in tight positions.
    • Must have physical coordination to operate fork lift (to remove and replace extremely heavy parts.
    • Must have the physical ability and coordination to operate machinery (Lathe, Grinder, Drill Press, Handsaw, etc...,) used to make and repair parts.
    • Must have the physical ability and coordination to remove and replace parts from machinery. To be functional within position person should be able to lift at least 50 lbs.
    • Must have visual acuity at short distance to examine form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inside Conditions: Heat, humidity, working in tight areas, noise (from production machinery) and working with various oils, solvents and other related chemicals.
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English. Must have working knowledge of basic mechanical fundamentals. Perform tasks per instructions. Work well without supervision when needed
  • Must have experience in identifying basic hand tools. Prior maintenance/electrical experience necessary. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years’ hands on experience in mechanical and electrical troubleshooting and repair.
  • Machines, Tools, Equipment, Software:
    • Basic working knowledge of machine tools: drill presses, welders, grinders.
    • Basic computer skills
    • All types of machinery involved in the Foodservice / folding carton industry. Must have own tools needed to make mechanical and/or electrical repairs.
  • Must be flexible: Able to work overtime and Saturdays/Sundays when needed.

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: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee

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