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E&I Journeyman

Location: Neenah, WI, United States
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Position TitleE&I Journeyman

location: Neenah, WI

About Mativ

Mativ is the newly created company through the combination of SWM and Neenah. This is an exciting opportunity for both companies to come together and create a global leader in specialty materials and solutions with approximately $3B in sales generated through our complementary products, innovation capabilities, customers, and attractive end-markets. Together, there is potential to create significant value for our customers, shareholders, and, most importantly, our employees.  Mativ is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia. The Company offers a wide range of critical components and engineered solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. With over 7,500 employees worldwide, we manufacture on four continents and generate sales in more than 100 countries. We offer a wide range of premium applications across diversified and growing end markets, from filtration to healthcare to sustainable packaging. Our broad portfolio of technologies combines polymers, fibers, and resins to optimize the performance of our customers’ products across multiple stages of the value chain. Our leading positions are a testament to our best-in-class global manufacturing, supply chain, and materials science capabilities. We drive innovation and enhance performance, finding potential in the impossible.


Mativ has an immediate opening for E&I Journeymen at our Neenah Mill facility located in Neenah, WI. Process Maintenance is part of a maintenance team that supports the paper machines, converting lines, and general mill needs. Process Maintenance reports to the Maintenance Manager and is scheduled day shift with call ins as required to maintain machine uptime. The ideal candidate has the attitude, initiative, and excellent skills to support Mativ’s collaborative, high-achievement culture.

Mativ offers an attractive benefit package to all full-time employees which includes incentive pay, 401(k), medical, dental, vision and group life. Competitive compensation along with vacation credit provided for experienced candidates along with the ability to bank call time.



  • Ensure that manufacturing and converting processes are maintained in a preventative fashion to ensure optimum reliability and up time
  • Conduct preventative and corrective maintenance of electrical equipment and troubleshoot circuit problems while applying theory and related knowledge to install, rebuild, or repair electrical equipment as needed
  • Assist with all service calls while on duty and take call ins as necessary to ensure production operation
  • Ensure all required tools, parts and supplies are available for each job performed, complete required service records and be responsible for recommending and/or initiating equipment modifications and/or replacement of electrical components

Responsible for understanding, maintaining and troubleshooting:

  • General electrical systems and controls (motor starters, lighting circuits, power distribution equipment, industrial controls)
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (Rockwell Control Logix)
  • Variable speed AC & DC drives and motors
  • Process instrumentation and control (transmitters, control valves, control loops and DCS)
  • Process variable monitoring and control (temperature, pressure, flow, PH, etc)
  • Analytical process troubleshooting including electrical print reading and using troubleshooting manuals

Essential Job Functions include:

  • Ability to respond to call-ins as necessary
  • Ability to maintain acceptable attendance
  • Ability to wear required personal protective equipment
  • Ability to bend, kneel, squat and stoop
  • Ability to read and understand instructions, procedures, and equipment training manuals
  • Ability to accurately read and record data
  • Ability to climb stairs and work from steps, ladders, scaffolds, mobile lifts and elevator platforms
  • Ability to operate/use manual and powered material handling equipment such as a pickup truck, hand dolly, chain fall, chain hoist, electric hoist, tractor, truck and heavy equipment as needed
  • Ability to work in extreme temperatures when necessary
  • Ability to work in confined spaces when necessary
  • Ability to work on and around moving equipment
  • Ability to lift/move weights of up to fifty (50) pounds
  • Ability to learn and utilize PC based systems



  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience
  • Journeyman card and/or state license
  • Preference will be given to individuals with advanced electrical/instrumentation education and experience in an industrial environment
  • Be willing to work overtime along with call ins as required
  • Possess technical/problem solving skills
  • Contribute in a team environment to meet our business objectives