Maintenance Tech A - Norcross, GA

Norcross | Georgia | United States

About 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

Maintenance Tech A

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK) aspires to be the premier partner and unrivaled provider of paper and packaging solutions in consumer and corrugated markets. WestRock’s 39,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 250 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more at

Norcross, GA – Corrugated Division

Maintenance Tech A – Norcross, GA

The opportunity:

  • Support the operation of a fast-paced packaging manufacturing facility.  Must be able to conduct, maintain, test and repair electrical/electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components.  Must be able to apply knowledge of electrical/mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and restore in all areas of Manufacturing.
  • Primary duties include the install, start up and shut down of equipment in accordance with company safety procedures for machine activation and shutdown in line with OSHA requirements; inform appropriate management and line mechanics of potential electrical/mechanical problems and inherent dangers involved and maintain company-required performance and maintenance records for identified equipment.  The job also includes performing preventative maintenance functions as directed, assist maintenance personnel with technical troubleshooting and to perform other duties as required.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to working safely and demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, possess a strong desire to learn the maintenance of complex machinery, and have a desire to advance within the company.



How you will impact WestRock:

  • Ensure internal and external customers get the quality, consistency, and responsiveness they deserve

  • Embrace the WestRock culture, based on values of integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence


What you need to succeed:

  • Ability to maintain various manufacturing machinery and equipment, concentrating on electro-mechanical systems to ensure OEM quality and operational excellence.

  • Follow specific directions, and perform other duties as assigned

  • Ability to work safely, maintain a clean and safe work environment, and comply with all safety regulations

  • A thorough knowledge of electrical components and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes

  • PLC experience a plus along with electrical trouble shooting including drives, contactors, relay logic, etc.

  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.

  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.

  • Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.

  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges. 

  • Flexibility to work any shift and overtime as required

  • High school diploma or equivalent; some college or training in a technical field

  • Proven minimum 5 years experience in Industrial Maintenance


What we offer:


  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

  • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

  • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.


WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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