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WestRock Company Maintenance Apprentice - Atlanta, GA in Atlanta, Georgia

Opportunity summary: Maintain facilities, machinery and equipment to ensure OEM quality and operational excellence

How you will impact WestRock

  • Equipment includes Corrugator, Flexo Printers, Rotary die cutters and Folder Gluers.

  • Facilities include building, lights, ceilings, plumbing, painting, concrete repair, doors, minor HVAC and carpentry.

  • Assist in the repair of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, facilities and production machines including assisting other Techs and lubrication.

  • Assist in locating sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.

  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools.

  • Assist in maintaining the shop, parts room and other Maintenance Department areas.

  • Provides maintenance information by using CMMS.

  • Improves technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.

  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

  • Exhibit WestRock Culture in all facets of the job.

What you need to succeed:

  • Basic Safety, Equipment Maintenance, Initiative and Zeal, Power Tools, Attention to detail, Flexibility.

  • Proficient in English; excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential.

  • Excellent general math skills.

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs.

  • Must be able to sit / stand for extended periods of time.

  • Must have finger dexterity for typing and keyboard use.

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at

WestRock is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans