Date Posted: October 18, 2021

Deadline: November 30, 2021

Organization: Georgia Pacific

Location: Newberry

City: Prosperity

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time



  • A minimum of at least one (1) year of experience working within a manufacturing, industrial, or industrial military environment
  • At least one (1) year of experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment
  • At least two (2) years experience in industrial electrical repair, process controls, and/or instrumentation
  • Ability to provide your own metric and standard tools, i.e.: socket and wrench sets, and Allen T-handles
  • Ability to work in a hot, cold, dusty, and noisy industrial environment
  • Ability to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
  • Ability to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment, i.e.: safety glasses, hearing protection, steel-toed boots and other PPE as required by specific jobs
  • Ability to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds and work at heights of up to 100 feet

What Will Put You Ahead

  • At least two (2) years experience with single and three phase electrical repair and/or troubleshooting up to 480 volts, reading electrical and maintenance schematics/blueprints, measuring, cutting, and bending conduit and troubleshooting hydraulic equipment, circuits and components
  • At least two (2) years experience with Control Logix Allen Bradley PLC 5
  • Associate's degree or higher in Industrial Electricity, Instrumentation, Electrical & Control Technology, Electrical Engineering
  • Military or apprenticeship experience in PLCs, voltage, wiring schematics, etc.
  • College coursework in Principles of Technology, Electrical Control Systems or Control Theory
Job Description:

At Georgia-Pacific, we don’t believe that a job is just simply a job. We see each role as a career and a way to advance your skills to not only better your life, but the community as well. Our Georgia-Pacific Plywood facility in Prosperity, SC is searching for an Electrician to join our team.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Problem solving, troubleshooting, installing, repairing and maintaining facility electrical distribution and manufacturing process equipment
  • Understanding, troubleshooting and modifying programmable logic control (PLC) and distributed control systems (DCS)
  • Providing feedback on equipment conditions, potential failure risks, corrections and additions on job plans
  • Installing new conduit and wiring
  • Making modifications to existing conduit and wiring
Contact Name:
Brooke Feikert
Contact Phone Number: 803-360-3161
Application Process:
Apply online
Employer Address:

600 Georgia Pacific Blvd
Prosperity, SC 29127
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.