1st Shift Mechanical Maintenance Technician - Louisville, KY

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 www.westrock.com.

1st Shift Mechanical Maintenance Technician - Louisville, KY

2000 Industrial Blvd
Louisville, Kentucky, 40219
United States

The Opportunity:
We are seeking  1st and 2nd Shift Mechanical Maintenance Technicians at our Recycling Plant in Louisville, KY. Primary duties include providing safe and timely mechanical preventative maintenance.  We have forklifts and other moving equipment that needs basic maintenance, such as oil changes, as well as industrial conveyors and balers with motors that need basic maintenance.  The ideal candidate will have some mechanical maintenance experience.  Ideally an understanding of hydraulics and pneumatic equipment for troubleshooting purposes.  
What You Need to Succeed:
An operational knowledge of mechanical machinery which includes; motors, hydraulics, pumps, etc. 
Ability to trouble shoot and perform minor repairs to diesel forklifts and wheel loaders.
Computer skills would be a (PLUS).
Certified Trailer Brake Repair would be a (PLUS)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently in a mature and professional manner.
Ability to work 1st or 2nd shift with overtime and weekend hours as needed to support the operation.
High school diploma or equivalent
Military training and or Technical School preferred
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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