Maintenance Mechanic-Burley, Idaho - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee

United States

Maintenance Mechanic-Burley, Idaho

201-BURLEY-H, 1544 West 27th Street, 1544 West 27th Street, Burley, Idaho, United States of America ? Burley, ID, USA Req #9408
Thursday, January 18, 2024

As a Fortune 500 company, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is an ideas and solutions company.  Our corrugated packaging business seeks to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds.  Our white paper business delivers Paper With Purpose by providing the highest level of customer service and operational excellence.  We have approximately 15,000 team members in more than 100 locations in the United States that strive to meet the local needs of our customers.  Our mission is to serve the needs of our customers, today and tomorrow, with products and services that exceed expectations for performance and environmental responsibility.

People • Customers • Trust

At Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), we think of ourselves as more than a box manufacturer. We are an ideas and solutions company. We seek to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds. It just happens to be that corrugated products are our area of expertise.

At PCA, you’ll find the best people in the industry operating in a “golden rule” culture. We actively promote mutually rewarding relationships with each other and our customers by advocating respect for every individual, ethical and fair practices, and the highest standards in what we say and do. PCA is proud to have a highly skilled and experienced team leading the way.

As a Fortune 500 company and one of the largest producers of containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the U.S., PCA offers customers broad expertise and economies of scale, while our multiple plant locations let us rapidly meet the local needs of our customers.

We are seeking applicants for Mechanic (preferably with electrical experience) in our Burley, ID facility.

Perform maintenance to repair, rebuild, and replace mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems on all plant manufacturing and support equipment. 
Work as part of a team in a manufacturing operation with a goal of increasing productivity; decreasing downtime and waste.
Follow all company safety rules and lock-out tag-out procedures.
Work with a sense of urgency to reduce downtime of machines.

Basic Qualifications:  
Must have 2 to 5 years’ experience in successfully troubleshooting and repairing industrial machinery, and/or technical degree in related field. 
Must be willing to pursue ongoing technical training to enhance capabilities.
Be passionate about maintaining a safe work environment.
Able to pass pre-employment physical and drug test.
Ability to sit, stoop, and bend.
Ability to work any shift, overtime, and weekends as needed.
Must have own tools.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Preferred Qualifications:  
Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred, particularly within the corrugated or packaging industry. 
In-depth knowledge with 2 to 5 years practical application experience in mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic maintenance functions.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:  
Ability to share ideas with others to solve problems of essential importance.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 

PCA provides a competitive comprehensive benefits package.
Hourly wage varies between $26.79 - $40.17, depending on experience. 
Eligible for insurance 1st day of month after start date. 
We have rotating shifts (days, swing and graveyard).

All qualified applicants must apply at to be considered.

PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $26.79
  • Max Hiring Rate $40.17