Gurdon, Arkansas

Posted in Manufacturing and Production

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Heavy Equipment Mechanic

At Georgia-Pacific, we don't believe that a job is just simply a job. We see each role as a career and a way to advance your skills to not only better your life, but the community as well. Our facility in Gurdon, Arkansas is looking for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join their team. This position is an experienced skilled crafts role that creates value by performing a variety of duties, ensuring maximum facility uptime to meet production goals.

These positions start at $20.00 per hour or higher, depending on your experience. We offer full medical and dental benefits, life insurance, a 401K matching program, paid holidays, paid vacation days and paid floating holidays each year.

In this position you may be required to work a Day, Afternoon or Night Shift. You may also be required to work weekends.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Troubleshoot, install, align, dismantle, repair, and maintain for improved reliability and up-time
  • Using our CMMS to add parts into inventory and entering Requisitions
  • Working with vendors on parts availability and the best way to get parts
  • Ordering parts and fluids needed to keep equipment going
  • Working with mechanical machinery, including the hydraulics
  • Changing tires, replacing hydraulic hoses and basic maintenance on equipment
  • Help meet or exceed production waste and quality goals through a quality maintenance program. Remove period
  • Required to work in a very fast-paced industrial manufacturing environment while displaying an emphasis on safety, quality, environmental concerns
  • Required to sometimes work overtime, weekends, and be available to take call outs
  • You will work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
  • You will maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment, i.e.: safety glasses, hearing protection, steel-toed boots and other PPE as required by specific jobs
  • Ability to complete tasks using a computer

The Experience You Will Bring


  • 2+ years of mechanic experience
  • Experience troubleshooting on machinery
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience with hydraulic and pneumatic equipment

What Will Put You Ahead

  • 2+ years of Heavy Equipment Mechanic experience
  • Ability to read and interpret Pneumatic and Hydraulic Schematics
  • Ability to Troubleshoot HVAC units on equipment
  • Experience working with Caterpillar and Cummins Engines
  • Experience cutting with a torch, welding with arc welder, reading tap charts, and ability to read Hydraulic and electrical schematics

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate's knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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