Maintenance Electrician

San Leandro, CA posted on November 30

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Mark Martin Oakland, CA (94615)
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Do you enjoy troubleshooting, repairing, and completing preventative maintenance on machinery? Are you experienced in industrial or manufacturing work? If so, Georgia-Pacific has an immediate need for a Maintenance Electrician at our San Leandro, CA facility. This is a highly skilled hourly position requiring a thorough understanding of safe work practices, troubleshooting, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment. This position creates value for the facility by performing preventative and corrective maintenance leading to increased uptime and reliability, thus helping the facility to meet their production and quality goals.

Georgia-Pacific is one of the nation’s leading corrugated box manufacturers.  We manufacture standard corrugated containers, as well as many specialty packaging products.  We specialize in produce, poultry and bulk containers, and withour 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: .

 A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

 Troubleshooting electrical and mechanical problems and repair and maintain all equipment in accordance with plant policies and procedures

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

Installing and repairing mechanical drives, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, belts, and couplings

Reading and interpreting mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics

What do you need?

Basic Qualifications:

 High School Diploma or GED

Experience troubleshooting PLCs

Experience working with 480-volt motors

Experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment

Experience reading technical drawings and schematics

Experience troubleshooting issues with bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes and conveyors

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

Willing and able to workin a hot, humid, cold, dusty, and noisy industrial environment

Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day

Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations

Experience in mechanical fabrication and repair
Willing and able to work in high and/or confined spaces

What would put you ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

·       Experience programming PLCs

·       Experience with a manual lathe and milling machine

Who is Georgia-Pacific?

Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include: Quilted Northern®, Angel Soft®, Brawny®, enMotion®, Sparkle®, Mardi Gras®, and Vanity Fair®, as well as the Dixie® brand of disposable cups, plates and cutlery.  Its Harmon subsidiary is among the world’s largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics.  The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly. 

Who are we? 

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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