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Maintenance Technician at Georgia Pacific in Dubuque, Iowa

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific? Watch to find out!


''Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in the

right roles with the right skills and values.''

- Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEO

  Are you tired of having a job and not a career?  Do you want to work for a company that will value your input and knowledge with troubleshooting and production machine maintenance? If so, we may have a position for you! Georgia-Pacific has immediate openings for Maintenance Technicians at our Dubuque, IA facility. 



A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Troubleshooting, installing, aligning, dismantling, repairing, and maintaining industrial machinery and mechanical equipment for improved reliability and uptime 

  • Performing predictive precision maintenance to identify and correct mechanical/electrical defects before machines fail 

  • Maintaining operations equipment to achieve optimal performance levels and meet customer demands

  • Working with operations associates to identify and prioritize maintenance needs 

  • Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures and actively participating in safety program 

  • Helping meet or exceed production, waste, and quality goals through a quality maintenance program


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Experience troubleshooting issues with bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes & conveyors

  • Experience troubleshooting & repairing hydraulics & pneumatics

  • Experience reading technical drawings and schematics

  • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed

  • Experience with PLCs

  • At least one or more of the following:   

    • Two (2) years of manufacturing, industrial maintenance experience

    • Two (2) years of military maintenance experience

    • Having earned an Associate’s degree or higher in an electrical/mechanical or electro-mechanical field prior to beginning employment with Georgia-Pacific

Our facility in Dubuque, IA is a corrugated box facility. This facility manufactures standard corrugated containers, as well as many specialty packaging products.  Produce, poultry and bulk container are a few of our specialty items. With our expertise in direct print and lithographic multi-color boxes, we provide cost-effective corrugated packaging systems for virtually any product. To learn more about our Packaging division, please visit: And, for an overview of a corrugated facility please click here to watch a short video.


Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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