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Irving Tissue
20002419 Requisition #


Electrician - Journeyman 
Macon, GA


At Irving Tissue, we recognize that the key to our success is our people. We are a family-owned and operated company that has grown to become one of North America's leading manufacturers of household paper products. Irving Tissue produces both branded and private label bathroom tissue, facial tissue, paper towels, and napkins. Consumers know us by our Scotties® Facial Brand. Our manufacturing facilities are located in Dieppe, New Brunswick, Toronto, Ontario, Fort Edward, New York, and Macon, Georgia.

The E & I Technician is responsible for the execution of the E & I program for their department. Duties include:
  • Daily machine walk through (deficiencies, safety issues, runnability concerns)
  • Troubleshoot machine operational issues
  • Completion of electrical work orders
  • Installation of upgrade projects
  • Update server electronic files
  • Mark up prints/documentation with updates
  • Work with OEM Vendors during machine audits
  • Complete maintenance day work and provide startup support
  • PLC Programming 


Must possess knowledge & experience in:

  1. Electrical power distribution
  2. PLC’s
  3. AC & DC drives (stand alone and distributed)
  4. DCS – distributed control systems
  5. Motion control systems
  6. Motor Controls
  7. Industrial Instrumentation (not mandatory but a plus) 
  8. Control and communications networks
  9. Hydraulic and pneumatic control systems
  10. Robotics (not mandatory, but a plus)


  • Must possess an electrical certification from a trade school, college, or formal technical education
  • Must be able to work at heights and in a dusty/hot environment.
  • Must understand electrical safety practices and procedures
  • Excellent team and communication skills
  • Safety conscious, quality conscious, and self-managing 
  • Organizing and problem solving skills
  • Ability and willingness to learn and grow
  • Results-oriented; accept accountability for self and team
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment is a plus
  • Excellent attendance and safety records
  • Familiarity with computers and system interface software

What We Offer:

  • Excellent Benefits
    • Including health, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, 401k match, vacation, tuition & wellness reimbursement, and more.
  • Advancement Opportunities
    • There are plentiful opportunities to promote to higher level positions in our organization. If you are someone who believes you can achieve great things for yourself and our Company, then you are the person we want on our team!

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:


Position will remain open until position is filled. 


We appreciate your interest in our company! The initial review of applications will begin on the deadline date for applying. Applications received after the deadline may not be considered. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


For more information on our products and services, click here.




Irving Tissue, a division of Irving Consumer Products, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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