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Packing Corp of America MAINTENANCE TECH in Marshalltown, Iowa


Marshalltown, IA 50158, USA

Req #3732

Thursday, December 3, 2020

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

We are seeking applicants for aMaintenance Technicianin our Marshalltown, Iowa facility.


  • Work as part of a team in support of a manufacturing operation with a goal of increasing productivity; decreasing downtime and waste.

  • Assume active role in overall plant and facilities-related work. Position requires assisting all jobs on the plant floor.

  • Follow all company safety rules and lock-out tag-out procedures.

  • Perform preventive maintenance and trouble-shooting on various types of machines.

  • Other duties as assigned.

    Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Graduate or GED

  • Be passionate about maintaining a safe work environment.

  • Working knowledge of plumbing/ pipefitting

  • Working knowledge of welding/ fabrication

  • Proven abilities in electrical and mechanical troubleshooting, reading and understanding mechanical and electrical prints, and the ability to keep records.

  • Working knowledge of common industrial electrical circuits including (but not limited to) 24 V DC, and three phase 480 volts.

  • Able to pass pre-employment background check and drug test.

  • Must be able to sit, stoop, and bend. And be able to lift over 40 lbs.

  • Must be able to work required overtime, and weekends, as needed.

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be willing to work closely on a day-to-day basis with other production personnel.

  • Ability to share ideas with others to solve problems of essential importance.

  • Thrive in a cross-functional team environment.

  • Work with a sense of urgency to reduce downtime of machines.

  • Have knowledge of Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel is a plus.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.

  • Working knowledge of most types of power and hand tools

  • Strong safety background

  • Good attendance record

  • Knowledge of electrical, PLC, Welding/ Fabricating & industrial maintenance is required.

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a packaging or other manufacturing environment.

    PCA provides a competitive comprehensive benefits package.

Allqualified applicants must apply at to be considered. PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly

  • Travel Required No

  • Required Education High School

  • Job Start Date Monday, December 7, 2020

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  • Marshalltown, IA 50158, USA