Maintenance Machinist - (TC10410)

Evergreen Packaging Canton, NC
Individuals who meet the pre-screening criteria (see below) will be referred to complete an online application. If an individual does not follow the process by initially contacting NCWorks (formerly known as NC Employment Security Commission) for the pre-screening, their application will not be considered.

Evergreen Packaging will be conducting pre-screening for a Maintenance Machinist job beginning Thursday, May 12th, 2016 (Military veterans may apply Wednesday May 11th, 2016).

External Job Description:


The ideal candidate will have demonstrated professional work experience in the following duties:

* Demonstrate machinist craft skills and have appropriate tools to perform machiningtasks.

* Understand machinist’s manual.

* Have ability to manufacture parts from sketches and blueprints.

* Will be required to fabricate test piece to specifications.

* Have knowledge of various metals and their characteristics to the machining process.

* Have knowledge and ability to use precision measuring devices.

* Experience on conventional lathes and milling machines.

* Willing and able to maintain, troubleshoot, and repair machine shop equipment.

Required Education / Work Experience

* High School Diploma or GED

* F Step Journeyman with Machinist skills, or served Machinist apprenticeship, or demonstrate appropriate training, experience and skill.

* Must have Journeyman Certification and 1 year experience in field or, 4 years experience in field


* Individual must have or be able to obtain required levels on the following Career Readiness assessments: Reading for Information, Locating Information, Applied Math, Applied Technology, and Workplace Observation scheduled by the Division of Workforce Solutions (formerly known as ESC) through Haywood Community College.

* Individual must be at least 18 years of age

* Individual must be able to take and pass the written and hands-on maintenance test

* Candidates must be willing to work various shifts and/or overtime as requested

Interpersonal Skills

* Self-Starter - capable of working without direct supervision

* Desire to learn, develop, and adapt to new methods

* Willing and able to work with and share knowledge and skills with others

* Good decision-making capabilities

* Capable of developing and maintaining working relationship with others

* Safety conscious at all times.

In addition to the above, the following are desired skills:

* Demonstrate basic computer skills

* Have general knowledge of steam turbine rebuilds.

* Have ability to operate all machine shop equipment.

* Have MIG welding skills.

* Ability to creatively operate portable machining equipment.

* Familiar with mill layout.

All interested applicants must submit a resume, transcripts (If degree is in the related field), and proof of High School Diploma or GED to the local NCWorks Office(formerly known as ESC) located at 1170 North Main Street Waynesville NC 28786(828-456-6061) .

Evergreen Packaging is an equal employment opportunity employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans.

Disclaimer: Evergreen Packaging may require satisfactory completion of certain job based assessments which candidates would be required to successfully complete in order to qualify for the position.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Evergreen Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin