17 days old


Gladys, VA 24554
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Georgia-Pacific (GP) is among the world's leading manufacturers of bath tissue, paper towels, napkins, tableware, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, nonwoven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our building products business makes Oriented Strand Board (OSB),DensGlass gypsum board often seen in commercial construction, DryPly plywood and RESI-MIX wood adhesives, among others. Our containerboard and packaging business offers high-end graphic packaging to bulk bins as well as Golden Isles fluff pulp. You may also recognize consumer brands like Angel Soft, Brawny, and Dixie on retail shelves and enMotion towels, Compact bath tissue and SmartStock cutlery dispensers when you are away from home. Our GP Harmon business is one of the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. As a Koch Company, we create long-term value using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible, and economically sound. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA., we employ approximately 35,000 people. For more information, visit www.gp.com.

Electrician- Gladys, VA
Georgia-Pacific is the leading manufacturer of high-quality Oriented Strand Board (OSB) structural panels for a variety of construction uses. Our product is environmentally friendly and cost efficient.

Our Brookneal OSB facility in Gladys, VA is seeking an Electrician. Our Electricians are responsible for troubleshooting and repairing electrical issues on manufacturing equipment to ensure the facility is operating at its highest capacity. Electricians also perform preventative maintenance to ensure reliability of electrical components in order to meet the facilitys goals for quality and production. Our Electricians demonstrate critical thinking skills and work as team to ensure a safe working environment for all employees.


  • Perform routine and preventative maintenance (PM) on electrical equipment

  • Troubleshoot electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems

  • Repair, maintain and upgrade electrical manufacturing equipment

  • Perform Programmable Logics Controllers (PLC) changes and programming

  • Maintain accurate records such as labor hours, preventative maintenance and service orders in the Maintenance software system (MP2 system)

  • Adhere to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures and actively participate in safety program

  • Prepare work orders
Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Completion of an apprenticeship program, Associates Degree or trade school certificate in the electrical field OR at least three (3) years of experience in the Industrial Electrical field

  • Experience using Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) and Controls; identifying major components, wiring input/output cards and reading basic ladder logic diagrams

  • Experience using industrial test equipment; digital multimeters, ammeters, megometers

  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word to write business correspondence, Excel to enter data and Outlook for internal and external correspondence

  • Experience troubleshooting electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems

  • Willing and able to work rotating shifts, weekends, overtime and holidays

  • Willing and able to work in high and/or confined spaces

  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment

  • Willing to become CPR certified and First Aid trained

  • Willing and abletosupply own hand tools
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with fabrication and welding

  • Experience using Allen-Bradley PLCs

  • Experience loading a PLC program and making edits

  • Experience with MP2 CMMS
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to be productive in a team environment

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Problem solving skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Knowledge of OSHA, NFPA, and National Electrical Codes

  • Committed to working in a safe and efficient manner

    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.

    This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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