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The Georgia-Pacific facility in McCormick, SC is looking for motivated, maintenance professionals to join our team as Maintenance Millwrights. In this position, you will be utilizing your knowledge and skills around mechanical maintenance while building a fulfilling career in the building products industry. If you enjoy hands-on work where you can make a direct impact to your company and community, this may be the opportunity for you!  Starting pay rate at $25.00 per hour!

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Troubleshooting, installing, aligning, dismantling, repairing and maintaining industrial machinery and mechanical equipment for improved reliability and uptime
  • Maintaining accurate records to include labor hours and important preventative maintenance findings on work orders in our CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) 
  • Performing periodic maintenance routines to identify and correct mechanical defects 
  • Working with operations associates to identify and prioritize maintenance needs
  • Helping meet or exceed production, waste, and quality goals by successfully maintenance production equipment 
  • Working as a team to accomplish goals and prioritize work efforts
  • Establishing an open working relationship with the production staff and communicating their equipment needs 
  • Performing general housekeeping duties

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Five (5) years of millwright experience in an industrial or production setting 
  • Experience in arc welding and oxygen/acetylene cutting 
  • Experience troubleshooting and installing bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, and conveyors 
  • Experience installing and aligning machines to improve reliability and uptime 
  • Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions 
  • Willing and able to work in high and/or confined spaces
  • Experience in mechanical fabrication and repair 
  • Experience troubleshooting conveyors, hydraulics, pneumatics and pumps
  • Experience working on ladders, scaffolds and man lifts 
  • Willing to learn and operate production equipment whenever needed
  • Willing and able to work a ten (10) to twelve (12) hour shift
  • Willing and able to work days, nights, holidays and weekends
  • Willing and able to provide your own personal hand tools i.e.: combination wrench set, socket set, punch set, chisel set, Allen wrench set, screwdriver set, pry bar set, shop and ball peen hammer, miscellaneous pliers, and a tape measure

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Completion of an approved apprenticeship program, Associate’s degree or trade school certificate in the mechanical field 
  • Experience with precision alignment of motors, couplings, bearings and pumps, and lubrication
  • Experience using a manual lathe and milling machine
  • Welding certification

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Georgia-Pacific in McCormick, SC produces Southern Pine dimension lumber, the workhorse of the building industry. It is an affordable, strong, durable softwood that is excellent for pressure treating, light frame construction, general utility framing, studs, pallets, crafting, and floor and roof trusses.  To learn more about Georgia-Pacific's Building Products Division please visit:

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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