Maintenance Mechanic

Florence | South Carolina | United States

Maintenance Mechanic

7320 Mill Rd, PO Box 100544
Florence, South Carolina, 29506
United States


WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at  

The opportunity:

The WestRock Florence, SC Mill is looking for Maintenance Mechanic candidates that have a strong commitment to working safe, are reliable and dependable, are team players, and possess maintenance skills in either Electrical and Instrumentation or Mechanical disciplines.


How you will impact WestRock:

  • Functions and communicates effectively in a team environment

  • Effective trouble shooter

  • Follow all safety requirements of job functions

  • Complies with all Environmental policies and guidelines

  • Maintains good housekeeping

  • Supports continuous improvement of preventive maintenance

  • Inspects, tests, troubleshoots, repairs, installs, and maintains equipment



What you need to succeed:

  • Successful completion of a two-year Associates Degree in an industrial related discipline (or equivalent military training) or three (3) years’ experience working as a journeyman in one of the following crafts, Electrical, Instrumentation, Millwright, Machinist, or Pipefitting/Welding.
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Candidates must possess and be able to demonstrate maintenance aptitude and skills in either the mechanical or electrical/instrumentation disciplines.
  • Formal training and/or practical experience in heavy industry or similar services will be considered.  Present or past holding of certifications such as State Master Electrician licenses, welding certifications, etc. are desirable.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, have desire to learn manufacturing processes
  • Ability to work rotating 12-hour shifts
  • Ability to work weekends, holidays and overtime as required
  • A strong Safety mindset and a commitment to work safely
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs., navigate stairs, stand, walk, bend and kneel throughout the entire shift


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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