Georgia-Pacific is hiring Shippers for our Mt. Jewett location. The Machine Operator will be responsible for performing various tasks to set up, operate, monitor, troubleshoot and perform preventive maintenance on assigned machines. This production position creates value by working in a general labor capacity alongside the other operators to meet and exceed production goals. Candidates that have a strong focus on safety, and who demonstrate initiative and a sense of urgency will find fulfillment as an integral part of our team.
Georgia-Pacific in Mt. Jewett, Pennsylvania manufacturers Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF), a premier grade of composite wood panel. It is an interior grade panel made in thicknesses from 0.25" to 1.5”. MDF is used in laminate flooring, cabinets, molding, raised-panel doors, counter-tops, office furniture, and other specialty applications. Georgia-Pacific’s building products business has consistently been among the nation’s top suppliers to building materials dealers and large warehouse retailers.
Loads product into customer trucks using forklifts, pick list, and scanners
Assists with off-loading of product from line to the staging area to ensure correct product is available for shipping
Organizes the work area, follows departmental housekeeping requirements, and leaves the work environment and equipment clean at the end of shift
Conducting daily activities in a manner which promotes plant reliability and productivity
Managing ‘housekeeping’ expectations at all times
Previous forklift experience
Willing and able to lift up to 50 lbs. routinely
Willing and able to perform repetitive tasks for extended periods of time (i.e. lifting, pushing/pulling, gripping, reaching, sitting, walking, standing, bending, climbing ladders/stairs)
Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold and noisy industrial environment
Willing and able to work holidays, weekends, and overtime
High School Diploma or GED
1 Year Shipping Experience
Experience in a wood products manufacturing environment
Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions
Attractive salary, sign on bonus, and other benefits will be offered based on qualifications and experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
This employer uses E-Verify.
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