Maintenance Technician

Job Description
  • Perform a variety of duties as assigned to maintain the linerboard machine and the mill's 24-7 operation.
  • Perform scheduled and planned maintenance repairs of equipment, as well as emergency/unscheduled repairs of mill equipment during unplanned shutdowns
  • Properly maintain high speed automation equipment, tooling and associated machinery to designed standards.
  • Understand the basics required to troubleshoot and repair electrical distribution systems and support equipment.
  • Safety focused mindset
  • Utilize precision measuring tools
  • Troubleshoot pneumatic/hydraulic circuits and analyze documentation
  • Perform preventative maintenance on machines and equipment throughout the mill.
  • Detect faulty or failing equipment and report any unusual situations to proper supervision.
  • Safely use all hand and power tools. After onsite training and certification, safely use aerial lift equipment, fall protection, etc.
  • Comply with all mill safety responsibilities and maintain clean and orderly work areas. Contribute to enhancing an interdependent safety culture.
  • Strong communication skills, and a team-player attitude.
  • Ability to work to tight machine tolerances
  • Disassemble, repair and reassemble industrial components. Fabricate from blueprints, existing parts or sketches - replacement parts and components.
  • Ability to install and replace various styles and types of bearings, bushings, slides, etc. to proper clearances and tolerances
  • Ability to work in an autonomous environment as well as a team environment when needed
Job Requirements
  • High school graduate with 3-5 years maintenance experience
  • Experience with Siemens PCS-7 or equivalent.
  • Excellent attendance record
  • Mental ability to excel in your craft to match existing staff
  • Proficient operation on basic precision manual machine tools: Vertical Milling Machine, Engine Lathe, Hydraulic Press, Key Broach, etc. and ability to cut key seats
Preferred Skills
  • Heavy rigging techniques and experience required
  • Experience with centrifugal pump repair/rebuilds, rotary union repair/rebuilds, precision alignments a plus
  • Experience in Heavy Industrial environment a plus
  • MIG, TIG, ARC welding experience a plus. Acetylene / Oxygen torch experience necessary
  • SAP experience
  • Blueprint/schematic reading, access and read electrical, pneumatic and mechanical drawings.
Working Conditions & Physical Demands
  • Extended periods of walking, standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, reaching at or above shoulder level, stooping, crawling, climbing and kneeling.
  • Vision requirements include far and close vision with depth perception and color discrimination
  • Working in a busy environment with frequent interruptions
  • Continual lifting up to 50lbs
  • Working in a fast-paced environment with noise, dust, slippery surfaces, extreme heat/cold, with some exposure to outside elements
  • Frequent overtime may be required
  • Must be available to work 12 hour rotating shifts, weekends and holidays, overtime and call-ins

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both women and men.

About Cascades
To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities.
Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

Salary Range
$31,000.00 - 47,000.00
per Year
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Barnwell, SC 29812, US