Millwright at Georgia-Pacific

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Location: Gladys, Virginia

Job Description:



Our Brookneal, Building Products facility in Gladys, VA is looking for a Millwright. This state-of-the-art facility makes Oriented Strand Board, and is committed to providing a safe work environment for all its employees.

Our Millwrights are asked to work any shift; twelve (12) hour rotating shifts that include weekends, holidays, and overtime. Our facility is a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment. Successful candidates will be detail-oriented, have strong initiative and collaborate effectively and efficiently in a team-oriented environment.

Georgia-Pacific is a leader in the Forest Products industry and offers a competitive benefit package including medical and dental coverage, life insurance, paid holidays and vacations, and a 401K plan with company match.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Performing mechanical inspections, repairing and performing maintenance on all machinery and equipment

  • Understanding and troubleshooting of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, power transmission and steam systems

  • Working in high places in excess of 80 feet, using man lifts and working in confined spaces

  • Performing work that entails lifting up to 50 lbs, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for a least twelve (12) hours a day

  • Utilizing computer systems to input work orders and identify parts

  • Replacing defective parts with new parts or repairing/reproducing parts using welding, drill press, surface grinder and other machine shop equipment

  • Maintaining and lubricating machines, tools and equipment

  • Performing preventive maintenance on equipment as scheduled or assigned

  • Maintaining accurate records such as labor hours and important PM findings on work orders

  • Assisting with creating job plans for future reference on repair jobs

  • Adhering to and promoting all safety policies and to include wearing necessary Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

  • Participating in special projects as assigned

The Experience You Will Bring


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Completion of an approved apprenticeship program, Associate's degree or trade school certificate in the mechanical field or at least two years of experience in the Industrial Maintenance field

  • Experience with troubleshooting conveyors and hydraulic systems

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Welding experience; arc welding and oxygen/acetylene cutting

  • Fabrication experience

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate's knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
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