Maintenance Technician

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

Maintenance Technician

101 Lexington Pkwy
Lexington, North Carolina, 27295
United States

How you will impact WestRock:
•Performs mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic maintenance of manufacturing equipment.
•Repairs and maintains facility systems (HVAC, plumbing, compressed air, and humidification).
•Paints and performs minor repairs of building interior and exterior including masonry, wallboard, ceiling tiles, woodwork, etc.
•Uses rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments accurately. 
•Performs basic handiwork such as replacing light bulbs, ballasts, water and air filters, and plumbing fixtures, cleaning drains, hanging pictures and bulletin boards, and maintaining proper forklift batteries.
•Prepares and operates machine tools such as grinders, and drill presses to repair or fabricate machine parts and/or fixtures. 
•Troubleshoots electric and electronic problems - would be a plus.
•Performs inspections of and tests fire alarms. 
•Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical components.
•Troubleshoots pumps, compressors and any other systems in the plant.
•Performs preventative maintenance.
•Works on call as required.
•Maintains accurate maintenance records.
•Operates scissors and forklifts.
•Performs other job duties as assigned.
What you need to Succeed:
•Training/certification in machine-specific and electronics fields would be a plus.
•Minimum 2 years’ experience in machining (would be a plus).
•Must be able to properly use rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.

•Must be trained in basic electric and mechanical safety.
•Must have some basic computer experience.
•Must be knowledgeable in the safe use of hand and small power tools.
•Must be able to work on-call as needed. 
•Must have acute troubleshooting skills.
•Must be able to maintain good attendance.
•Must be willing to work overtime as needed; significant overtime may be required during busy periods.
•Must be able to perform all essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.
#Lexington, NC
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce:  Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans

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