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Production Associate – Jobs at Georgia Pacific

Website Georgia Pacific

Job Description:

The Production Associate position is an entry-level position that has many advancement opportunities and a starting wage of $17.34/hour with an increase to $18.36/hour after successful completion of a 90-day probation period. Georgia-Pacific offers a competitive benefit package including medical and dental coverage, life insurance, paid holidays and vacations, and a 401K plan with company match.

These positions work rotating 12-hour shifts; 6am-6pm & 6pm-6am, requiring that interested candidates must be able to work daytime, nighttime, weekend, holiday, and overtime hours.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performing operator care duties and minor maintenance tasks to include but not limited to lubrication duties
  • Working throughout the mill to safely meet production and quality goals
  • Learning multiple operator functions in power and recovery, shipping and receiving, and paper machine areas
  • Performing detailed housekeeping to keep machinery functioning properly and to maintain the appearance of the plant
  • Performing physically demanding tasks that include but are not limited to; using a shovel, rake and water hose
  • Operating mobile equipment

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One (1) year or more of experience in a farming, carpentry, construction, warehouse, military, production, or manufacturing environment
  • Willing and able to work a twelve (12) hour rotating shift to include days and nights, weekends, holidays and overtime
  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to 12 hours a day
  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
  • Willing and able to work from heights when needed
  • Experience using a computer

Qualification & Experience:

  • At least two (2) years of manufacturing or industrial experience
  • Two (2) year technical degree or higher
  • Leadership experience in a manufacturing environment

Job Details:

Company: Georgia Pacific

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Big Island, VA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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