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Maintenance Mechanic at Georgia Pacific in Fort Dodge, Iowa

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!


Are you a self-motivated, enthusiastic, driven individual with industrial maintenance experience? Then we have the job for you! Georgia-Pacific is seeking a safety-oriented individual to join our team as a Maintenance Mechanic at our Fort Dodge, IA facility. This is a highly skilled hourly position requiring a thorough understanding of safe work practices, troubleshooting, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment.


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Troubleshooting all mechanical problems; repairing and maintaining all equipment in accordance with plant policy and procedure

  • Installing and repairing mechanical drives, chains, sprockets, gears, belts, and couplings

  • Reading mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics

  • Accurately using measuring tools including micrometers, calipers, tachometers, and dial indicators

  • Welding on as-needed basis

  • Working as a part of a team to ensure timely completion of all maintenance tasks and minimize equipment down time


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with industrial maintenance practices and policies

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

  • Willing and able to work around dust, oil, grease, chemicals, and other substances

  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, noisy industrial environment with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Willing to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment

  • Experience demonstrating effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills

  • At least 1 year of industrial or military maintenance experience OR a 2-year technical degree in Maintenance Mechanics or Engineering Associate


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with conveyors, hydraulic and pneumatic systems

  • Experience reading technical drawings and schematics


Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

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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