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Pipefitter-Plumber Journeyman

Country:  United States
Country/Region:  Un
City:  Skowhegan
State/Province:  Maine

 

Career Opportunity

 

Sappi Somerset is among the largest paper mills in North America, producing over 970,000 metric tons of graphics and board paper and 530,000 metric tons of pulp each year. The mill began as a greenfield pulp mill in 1976, supplying fiber for Scott paper tissue mills.  The first of three state-of-the-art coated paper machines was installed in 1982, with subsequent machines installed in 1986 and 1990.  Significant reinvestments over the years has maintained Somerset's edge on technology and also to branch out from traditional graphic paper into SBS board grades with the rebuild of PM1 in 2018.  The mill can also produce market pulp based on fiber balance, and continues to push for world class status in the realms of safety, quality, and productivity.

 

Position (job title):  Pipefitter-Plumber Journeyman 

Work Site:  Mill Somerset 

 

Sappi offers a Journeyman A rate of $39.09 per hour.

 

Candidates must meet the following criteria:

 

  • High School diploma or equivalent. 
  • Have completed a 4 year apprenticeship program or 5 years in the trade.
  • Ability to successfully complete the “Qualified Welder” testing according to Sappi weld procedures or as AWS standards.
  • Demonstrate ability to read and understand blueprints and working drawings.  Ability to plan and layout work, and take accurate measurements using tools common to the craft.
  • Possess general knowledge and ability to repair piping systems with materials such as mild steel, stainless steel, cast iron, fiberglass, lined pipe, aluminium, and titanium as well as selected exotic steels.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, plan, troubleshoot and lead repairs to complex mill piping systems.
  • Must have an excellent safety record and knowledge of safe work practices.
  • Familiarity with associated pulp and paper industry piping such as air, water, hydraulics, stock and steam systems.

 

HR Contact for Questions:  Jaime M Sayers 

Contact Information:  207-238-3496, jaime.sayers@sappi.com  

Sappi provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Sappi complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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