Maintenance B

  International Paper has an immediate need for night shift Maintenance Mechanics at our Tampa plant!  We offer an innovative work schedule, excellent wage and benefit package, and advancement opportunities.

This facility manufactures corrugated packaging products for local and national customers.   We are looking for motivated individuals who are capable of performing a multitude of functions in a flexible, fast-paced production environment. 


Our workplace requires individuals who understand the needs of the business while maintaining a focus on safety, customer satisfaction, quality and productivity. 

Candidates must successfully complete a Skilled Trades Non-Technical and Skilled Trades Technical test, panel interviews; background check, health assessment, drug screen, and employment verification 

Applicants should have the qualifications listed

This position is responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining the facility and equipment in an around-the-clock production environment. Duties include: performing special assignments such as new equipment installations, and performing preventative maintenance duties. Also, this position will be responsible for installation, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repairs of machinery and mechanical equipment such as motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, production machines and equipment, physical structures, plumbing, hydraulic and electrical and automated systems.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • 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



  • 2 years of related mechanical experience working in an industrial manufacturing production environment


$23.56/hour + shift differential if applicable

  Location:  Tampa, FL  33610


International Paper
Full time