Assembly Maintenance Technician - Knoxville, TN

Knoxville / Tennessee / United States

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About WestRock WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at

2nd shift position Assembly Maintenance Tech II Knoxville Assembly

Primary duties include providing safe and timely mechanical and electrical support,
preventative maintenance, installation, service, repair, troubleshooting and
resolution of multiple operating machines within a manufacturing industrial environment. 
The ideal candidate will have mechanical and electrical experience, a
familiarity with hydraulics and pneumatics and have basic troubleshooting
experience with proven ability of machine repair.

 High school diploma or equivalent
Military training and or Technical School preferred

 Preferred Qualifications:

 2-3 years of Electro-Mechanical Automation System Installation & Troubleshooting
Experience. Provides maintenance information by using CMMS.
An operational knowledge of automated industrial machinery which includes; motors,
servos, pumps, drives, relays, 3 phase power, communication devices,
industrial / electronic controls and power transmission systems.
A good understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
A strong PLC trouble shooting and problem solving ability with practical, mechanical
& electrical aptitude. Must be able to read and interpret both electrical and mechanical drawings.
Must be computer literate with Microsoft environment. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently in a mature and professional manner.
Ability to work various shifts / overtime / days per week.

 At WestRock, we seek to be the most respected in the industry.  Our employees
are committed to exceeding their customers' expectations -- every time. 
If you enjoy this shared commitment to excellence and discovering value where
others haven’t we would like you to consider WestRock as your employer of

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse
workforce.  M/F/D/V


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