Maintenance Mechanic


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



Union Gap

Job Type




Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Tri-Cities, WA - (USA) 3321 West Kennewick Avenue Suite 220 WA Kennewick , WA 99336-2957

Branch Phone Number


Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of a Fortune 500 company and global leader. This company is known for their commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. They have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas and are looking for people who can collaborate to help them build on their history, while creating future success. They are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting their teams. At this company, you control your destiny. They offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When they say Infinite Possibilities, they mean it.


Performs maintenance functions making repairs in electrical, mechanical, hydraulic breakdowns under minimal guidance of the maintenance supervisor.

Plans, obtains cost estimates and executes projects under guidance of the maintenance supervisor.

Troubleshoot and perform maintenance duties such as mechanical and electrical repairs.

Provide training in areas of expertise or knowledge.

Respond to work orders submitted by employees.

Assist supervisor in ordering parts.

Assist supervisor in developing and implementing a preventative maintenance program.

Participate and execute actions from the quality improvement program.

Support installation of new equipment and facilities improvements.

Work safely by observing safety rules, policies, and procedures. Identify unsafe conditions or actions to my supervisor.

Maintain compliance with company quality systems and support audits.

Basic design and fabrication of repairs and process improvements.

Other duties as may be assigned.


Experience/knowledge in the following areas: Electrical circuit troubleshooting, PLC, Electronics, ARC flash, plumbing, steam and boiler, pneumatics, confined space, mobile equipment, Mig and Tig welding

Ability to adapt to change

Ability to problem solve and prioritize work

Ability to bend, squat and kneel, and climb frequently

Ability to stand for periods of a minimum of 3 hours

Ability to work with minimum supervision

Ability to work varied hours/days

Ability to lift average weighted materials, 50 lbs up to 70 lbs occasionally

Effective written and verbal communication skills

Ability to read and interpret blue prints mechanical and electrical schematics, piping diagrams, in orthographic, isometric, and sketch-views


High School diploma or equivalent

Mechanical Journeyman or Technical/Vocation Certificate preferred


5+ years of related exp working in a production environment preferred

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.

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