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Title:  Reliability Engineer IV

Requisition ID:  9598-159

Texarkana, TX, US, 75572

Category:  Engineering and Technical Services
Travel:  Up to 25%
Pay Grade:  E6

MISSION / SUMMARY: The Maintenance Reliability Engineer is responsible for coordinating the reliability efforts at the Texarkana Mill with primary focus on leading the unit towards improved reliability. The successful candidate will understand and align business operations and reliability as he/she executes their role to exceed expectations and align with GPI business, cultural, financial and operational objectives.


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

  • Process problem solving, projects and troubleshooting
  • Planning/executing shutdown
  • Establish and maintain criticalities
  • Support the area operating teams
  • Lead the continuous improvement process (RCFA)
  • Drive unscheduled downtime to zero
  • Introduce new reliability technologies
  • Improve and monitor the mill reliability systems/programs
  • Oversee the design and installation of all reliability capital projects
  • PM/PDM Route development and implementation
  • Support the MOPS system

Required Skills


  • 5-10 years mill engineering experience



  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering


SKILLS: Skills include but not limited to the following.

  • Effective written and verbal communications skills
  • Computer skills, including the use of Microsoft Office Software, Excel, Word and Outlook
  • SAP Business Software Knowledge preferred
  • The incumbent must provide strong leadership and teamwork to ensure safe and efficient operations



  • General schedule is M-F assignment; however, employee must be willing to work alternate schedules occasionally; that may include early mornings, nights, and/or weekends and be punctual while doing so.
  • Occasional overnight travel to include flying, driving, riding or by rail.



  • Sitting or standing for extended periods up to 8-hours.
  • Occasional Lifting up to 20 lbs.
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices.
  • Use of various office hand and electrical tools or equipment.



  • Integrity & Trust
  • Action Oriented
  • Problem solving
  • Functional/Technical Skills
  • Decision quality
  • Listening
  • Learning on the fly
  • Managing courage
  • Drive for Results

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.