Maintenance Electrician III

Website WestRock Company

Maintenance Electrician III Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Electrician III
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Chattanooga, TN, United States
Company WestRock Company

Company Profile

WestRock Company provides differentiated, sustainable paper and packaging solutions. The team members support customers around the world.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Maintenance Electrician III who will be responsible for leading, overseeing, and guiding the more complex and difficult tasks.

Perform skilled mechanical and electrical work

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (required)

Work Experience

  • Minimum 2 years of electrical maintenance experience
  • Must be a Licensed Electrician


  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown.
  • Fabricate, assemble, and disassemble manufactured products by hand.
  • Independently perform the most difficult mechanical or electrical maintenance, repair, installation, and testing functions on all but the most sophisticated equipment.
  • Interpret, explain, and enforce department policies and procedures to reach a full and accurate understanding.
  • Lead, plan, and review the work of personnel in the Maintenance Technician I and II roles that are responsible for performing mechanical or electrical duties in the maintenance, repair, inspection, testing, and installation of mechanical/electrical equipment including structural.
  • Operate hoist, winch, or hydraulic boom as needed.
  • Operate maintenance vehicles including aerial lifts, personnel transport vehicles, and forklifts.
  • Operate various tools, instruments, and equipment used in the testing and repairs of mechanical equipment.
  • Operate with advanced skilled hand tools both powered and manual.
  • Overtime is required.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics, specifications, and technical drawings.
  • Read and understand work orders, instructions, formulas, or charts.
  • Respond to mechanical and electrical emergencies during non-standard business hours.
  • Responsible for the overall Safety and cleanliness of equipment and area.
  • Set up and operate a variety of machine tools such as a drill press, lathe, or welding equipment.
  • Speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
  • Troubleshoot basic to intermediate electrical circuits.
  • Understanding and demonstrating the behavior that the safety of yourself and other coworkers is paramount and is the #1 priority here at WestRock.
  • Use acetylene welding/cutting torch and combination welding procedures.
  • Use electrical or electronic testing devices or equipment.
  • Use tube bending equipment.
  • Work safely and efficiently following company policies and procedures.
  • Write routine reports and correspondence as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • All equipment and supplies commonly used in the mechanical or electrical trade.
  • Applicable codes and ordinances as related to the mechanical trade.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Lead, organize, and review the work of maintenance technicians I and II.
  • Methods and techniques for installation, maintenance, and repair of mechanical systems.
  • Occupational hazards and standard safety practices (Including but not limited to; NFPA 70E, OSHA, and WestRock).
  • Operation characteristics of a variety of measuring and testing equipment and tools for mechanical maintenance.
  • Operations, services, and activities of all areas of mechanical or electrical maintenance.
  • Work independently in the absence of supervision.


  • The company offers great benefits, alternative work schedules, matching 401k, and more.

Employer’s Statement

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

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