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Maintenance Mechanic


Hagerstown, MD, US, 21742

Department:  Mechanical Maintenance (MN01)

Company: Resolute Tissue

We are recruiting for Maintenance Mechanic positions.


Apply today, start within a week! All ages and experience levels are welcome. Full-time positions available. 


What we are offering:

  • Competitive salary
  • Direct deposit paid biweekly
  • Stay bonus of $2,000 after 12 months
  • One week of vacation the first year, then two weeks a year
  • Full range of group insurance
  • 401k savings plan
  • Employee and family assistance program
  • Referral incentive: refer a friend and receive a bonus
  • Work environment based on respect, inclusion and diversity
  • Office accessible by public transit




  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing issues with bearings, belts, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, conveyors, rollers, pulleys, pumps, hydraulics systems, pneumatic systems and electronic controls.
  • Basic skills in fabricating, torch cutting, and arc welding
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Computer skills enough to allow employee to input data, email reports and manage work orders in our CMMS system.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and schematics.




  • A minimum of two (2) years’ mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial, manufacturing, or military environment.
  • High School Diploma, GED or Equivalent educational experience level.




  • A minimum of two (5) years’ mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial, manufacturing, or military environment.
  • Technical Degree or higher in a Mechanical Maintenance program
  • Skilled trade certificate in Journeyman Mechanics or a Journeyman Trade Card
  • A history of work in a world class safety culture where employee safety is the most important metric





  • Be an example to all crew members in the area of safety
  • Troubleshoot and repair any breakdowns on shift in a timely and effective manner
  • Visually and Aurally inspect equipment as it is running for possible issues
  • Assist and sometimes perform product changeovers on equipment and work hand in hand with the production team in maximizing production and efficiency
  • Opportunistically inspect and lubricate/PM equipment when downtime during the shift allows.
  • Assist in the technical training of operators in areas of mechanical function
  • Close all completed work orders, complete daily reports
  • Put away all tools, clean all work areas, dispose of waste and leave the workshop and machinery in a 5S acceptable condition
  • Attend and participate in a variety of meetings including weekly safety meetings
  • Other tasks as mandated by the Maintenance Manager or Shift Supervisor




  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time in ambient and sometimes hot conditions
  • Must be available for overtime, nights and weekend work
  • Must be willing to work a rotating shift if needed
  • Must be able to lift and reposition heavy parts as needed to perform repairs effectively
  • Must be able to speak and understand English

Resolute Tissue is a business unit of Resolute Forest Products. As one of the few fully integrated tissue manufacturers in North America, we have a well-established presence in retail and away-from-home tissue manufacturing and are ideally suited to serve U.S. customers. We own and operate three manufacturing mills, in Sanford and Hialeah, Florida, and Calhoun, Tennessee, as well as a converting facility in Hagerstown, Maryland.


Resolute Tissue offers a rewarding and safe work environment with opportunities and challenges that will help grow your skills.


With five paper converting machine production lines – three for paper towels and bath tissue, one for napkins and one for facial tissue – the Hagerstown Tissue Converting Facility will soon be a 24/7 operation.


Four core values influence everything we do at Resolute Tissue and help ensure our continued growth and success: 

  • Work safely
  • Be accountable
  • Ensure sustainability
  • Succeed together


Consult the Resolute Blog and follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter to learn more about our company.


Resolute Tissue is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Hagerstown

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