Assembly Maintenance Technician ll - Knoxville, TN

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 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

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING: * Understanding and demonstrating the behavior that the safety of yourself and other coworkers is paramount and is the #1 priority here at WestRock. * Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown. * Inspect mechanical and electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes. * Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous. * Disassemble machinery to remove parts and make repairs, reassemble machinery.  * Repair as needed mechanical or electrical systems to include repairing or replacing malfunctioning components. * Repair as needed industrial material handling equipment to include battery operated as well as IC units up to but not including the most complex. * Repair as needed basic electrical breakdowns. * Calibrate or adjust electronic equipment or instruments to specifications. * Welding of structural steel assemblies and machine components. * Fabrication of brackets, guards, devices, assemblies, and general construction. * Repairs requiring basic Lathe and/or Mill work ability. * Assist Maintenance Technician – I with completing preventative maintenance (PM) tasks as prescribed. * Install or replace meters, regulators or related measuring control devices. * Install equipment or attachments as needed on machinery or related structures. * Understand mechanical drawings with the ability to determine the correct parts needed for repair. * Understand and use computer software for documenting all daily activity including submitting accurate parts requests. * Direct and assist with training employees in the Industrial Technician – I role to install, maintain, or repair equipment including print reading and electronic documentation. * Respond to mechanical or basic electrical emergencies during non-standard business hours. * Responsible for the overall Safety and cleanliness of equipment and area. * Work in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures. * Overtime is required. * Perform other duties as assigned.

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