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Title:  Maintenance Mechanic (Tool Tech)

Requisition ID:  12180-159

Pittston, PA, US, 18640

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

This opening is for 3rd shift 11pm - 7am, as top priority.

Perform scheduled and unscheduled tooling changes on both trim press, thermoformer and lip roller as well as tracking and up-keep of all tooling. 

Clean entire tooling assemble and components. 

Perform minor repairs of molds and trim press tooling, and other light industrial maintenance and preventive maintenance tasks as required. 

Assist maintenance and production personnel when required, regarding tooling issues.

Removal and installation of thermoforming molds and trim press tooling.

Set-up thermoformer, trim press, tooling and conveyance.

Maintenance and repair of water, air and pneumatics systems.

Maintenance and minor repairs of thermoforming tooling.

Ability to read blueprints and technical diagrams.

Assist in the thermoforming department as needed with regard to tooling issues.

Must follow precise instructions and directions.

Knowledge of the safe use and care of tools.

Knowledge and use of lockout / tagout procedures.

Practice good housekeeping.

Obey all safety rules, regulations, and policies.

Required Skills

High school diploma or General Education degree (GED); vocational school; demonstrated mechanical ability; six months or more maintenance experience and training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Must be experienced in operating a lift truck and be able to obtain a forklift license.

Regularly required to stand for long periods; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms.  Good hand – eye coordination is essential. 

Occasionally required to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Must occasionally lift and /or move up to 50 pounds, and infrequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. 

Works near moving mechanical parts and occasionally in outside weather conditions. 

Exposure to extreme heat and humidity.

Read and comprehend detailed instructions, correspondence, and memos. 

Write simple correspondence and track inventory.

Add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

Read a ruler, dials, and various other pieces of measuring equipment including micrometers, dial indicators, and calipers.


Required Experience

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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