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E&I Technician for Technology & Innovation Center at Georgia Pacific in Memphis, Tennessee

Posted in Admin - Clerical 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!


Our Memphis, TN facility is seeking qualified Electrical & Instrumentation Technician to join our Technology & Innovation Center (T&IC). This role creates value by safely maintaining machinery and equipment in the work environment, and through fabricating/installing new laboratory equipment, to meet or exceed the needs of our customers. Electrical & Instrumentation reinforces the long-term goals of the organization by actively participating in and contributing to a collaborative environment as well as ensuring that all safety standards and guidelines are consistently met. 


The Electrical & Instrumentation position starts out at $30.40ph. Georgia Pacific offers a generous benefits package including medical/dental/vision insurance with FSA or HSA, short-term disability, 401k with employer match, paid time off, paid continuing education, education reimbursement opportunities and no travel required.


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Understand and follow safe work practices and procedures, general housekeeping and cleanup

  • Lead contractor teams and groups to plan, coordinate, and accomplish maintenance tasks

  • Initiate and lead the problem-solving process to maintain, troubleshoot, and repair process equipment and system

  • Perform inspection, testing, and preventive maintenance tasks

  • Fabricate, modify, and install new laboratory and pilot process equipment & systems

  • Recognize and address maintenance training needs

  • Work closely with scientists and other members of the organization for job planning and maintenance support

  • Work productively with little direct supervision

  • Work as part of a team and recognize & resolve conflicts between individuals and groups

  • Utilize computer systems for data retrieval, documentation, presentation and record keeping

  • Complete miscellaneous projects and/or other duties as assigned

 What You Will Need:
Basic Qualifications:

  • Five (5) or more years’ experience in an Electrical & Instrumentation Technician role

  • Boiler license for Shelby County and/or ability to obtain boiler license within 12 months

  • Experience using Microsoft Outlook- email communications, Excel- entering data & creating spreadsheets, Word- typing up documents

  • Physical capability to perform required tasks, include climb stairs, lift up to 30 lbs., work up to 12 hours for more than 5 consecutive days

  • Previous experience, knowledge, and industrial E & I skills in the following:

    • Power distribution of medium & low voltage

    • Process Instrumentation

    • Low & medium voltage motors and controls

    • PLC & DCS controls and HMI

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience writing, planning, scheduling and completing job plans

  • Experience inputting, updating, and approving work orders in Asset Suite including submitting material requests and managing contractor services

  • Experience maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing laboratory equipment

  • Knowledge in the following systems:  chillers, softener, water system, potable water, industrial sewer, steam, HVAC, and package boiler

  • Experience working in a machine shop

  • Experience interviewing internal customer to create job plans


Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

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