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Title:  Maintenance Trainee

Requisition ID:  13111-159

Pittston, PA, US, 18640

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

Openings on 2nd and 3rd shift. 

Position has great potential for promotion!

Perform scheduled preventive maintenance lubrications (daily), inspections (daily, weekly, monthly), and minor

repairs on Paper machinery (PMC), Sherwood tools, and Rennco cup packagers.

Perform preventive maintenance inspections of carton sealer and related conveying equipment.

Properly and accurately, complete all required records keeping, ordering and other necessary paperwork.

Proper use and adherence to Lockout/Tagout procedures.

Must follow precise instructions and directions.

Perform other duties as directed.

Practice good housekeeping.

Obey all safety rules, regulations and policies

Required Skills

High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required; vocational school in related subjects

desired; demonstrated mechanical ability; six months or more related experience or training, or an equivalent

combination of education and experience.

Good hand-eye coordination is essential.

Stand for long periods; use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools and controls; reach with hands and


Good hand grip strength is required.

Frequently required to climb, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl.

Must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and

occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Frequently exposed to fumes and/or airborne particles.

Work near moving mechanical part, and occasionally in outside weather conditions.

Exposed to high room temperatures and humidity.

Exposed to and/or inhale fumes from cleaning fluids, mineral oil, synthetic gear oils, paint and Isopropyl Alcohol.

Exposed to machine parts operating at extremely high temperatures

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.

Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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