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ELECTRICIAN at Georgia- Pacific

Posted in Installation - Maint - Repair 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: West Monroe, Louisiana

Job Description:

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Electrician – West Monroe, LA
At Georgia-Pacific, we value and recognize employees who are safety-minded, innovative, and who challenge the status quo.  
Our Georgia-Pacific location in West Monroe, LA is looking for our next Electrician team member.
Georgia-Pacific’s facility in West Monroe, LA operates some of the industry’s most sophisticated and modern equipment, such as flexo folder gluers and a flatbed die cutter to provide the widest range of corrugated packaging today. We hope to continue major projects to more capably support the plants long-term business prospects. To learn more about this facility and our Packaging division, please visit:


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair machinery and mechanical equipment including motors, controls, PLC’s, drive systems, hydraulic/pneumatic components and power transmission systems

  • Utilize diagrams, schematics, sketches, operation manuals and manufacturer’s specifications in order to maintain and properly fix machinery issues

  • Lubricate equipment as needed and identify and communicate opportunities to improve the lube program through improved techniques, technology and knowledge sharing

  • Provide backup coverage for the waste water treatment system and learn how to properly operate and perform basic troubleshooting of the waste water treatment system


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

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

  • High school diploma or GED

  • One (1) year of electrical experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment

  • Experience working with 480-volt motors

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

  • Experience troubleshooting PLCs

  • Experience reading technical drawings and electrical schematics

  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing hydraulics and pneumatics

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

  • 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 work in elevated spaces


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a containerboard/packaging facility

  • Experience troubleshooting boiler operations

  • Experience with waste water treatment

  • Experience with proper lubrication techniques and oil analysis procedures


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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