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Maintenance Service Technician

Job Description
Maintenance Service Technician – Lanett
We are seeking a Maintenance Service Technician at our Lanett, AL folding carton facility.  The Maintenance Service Technician is responsible to help maintain a safety oriented work environment while effectively maintaining the conditions of the equipment in a cost-efficient manner,  maintain the Lanett facility and machinery through repairs and preventive maintenance and maintain adequate supplies and maintenance parts, coordinate contract repairs and modifications.  Pay rate is $26.27 per hour.  Apply online at
Key Activities/Responsibilities
  • Perform machine and facility repairs (mechanical and electrical)
  • Purchase and maintain spare parts and supplies for maintaining the facility and manufacturing machinery
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks and manage overall preventative maintenance program
  • Coordinate and manage contract repairs and modification to facility and manufacturing machinery
  • Participate on various teams and perform various other tasks as assigned
  • Follow all safety rules and procedures and actively participate in the plant safety process to support the goal of zero injuries
  • Compliance with governmental regulations through successful audits and inspections
  • Cost reduction and cost improvement over prior years’ performance
  • Meet the highest level of equipment production time
  • Achieve highest level of network and computer operations
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Industrial Technology/Maintenance degree required
  • 3 – 5 years of experience in maintenance of high speed manufacturing machinery
  • Extensive knowledge of servo drives and PLCs
  • Mechanical experience with knowledge in electronics and electrical equipment
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Extensive proficiency and understanding of PC based programs and mainframe based information systems
  • Excellent leadership, management, problem solving and decision making objectives
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and interpersonal
Working Conditions and General Work Requirements
  • Must wear safety glasses, safety shoes, hearing protection and other safety gear as required
  • Standing and walking – 70%
  • Overnight travel – occasional – 10%
  • Frequently required to work overtime, weekends, on-call 24 hours per day/seven days a week
  • 12 hour shifts (36/48 hour week rotation; no rotating from days to nights)
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.  Apply at
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