Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!
Do you make safety a priority? Are you looking for a company that will give you the opportunity to grow your career? If so, we may have the perfect career opportunity for you!
Georgia-Pacific is seeking Production Technicians at our Plattsburgh, NY facility to manufacture Quilted Northern Ultra Plush tissue safely and efficiently. This position offers opportunities for development within your role and future growth within the company.
Production Technicians earn a starting pay of $17.58/hour with an earning potential up to $21.63. There is also the opportunity to train into higher paying jobs as they become available. GP offers a competitive benefit package including medical and dental coverage, life insurance, paid holidays and vacations, and a 401K plan with company match.
Production Technicians work rotating 12-hour shifts; 6am-6pm & 6pm-6am.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
Operating equipment to defined production standards
Working in a team environment to achieve production goals
Troubleshooting, repairing and adjusting equipment
Performing product quality checks and equipment change overs
Keeping work area clean before, during and after shift
Inspecting and operating forklifts and powered industrial trucks to transfer raw materials and finished product
Adhering to all plant environment, health and safety guidelines, policies and procedures
Gaining technical expertise on machinery and heavy equipment to assist in multiple areas
What You Will Need:
High School Diploma or GED
One (1) year or more of experience in a farming, landscaping, carpentry, construction, warehouse, military, production or manufacturing environment
Willing and able to work daytime, evening, weekend, holiday and overtime hours
Experience troubleshooting, repairing and adjusting equipment and machinery
Willing and able to work in a hot, cold, dusty and noisy industrial environment
Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment
Experience working on a computer, laptop or tablet
Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
Willing and able to lift at least 50 pounds
What Will Put You Ahead?
Experience working in the pulp or paper industry
Experience utilizing electrical, mechanical and instrumentation skills in the workplace
One (1) year or more of experience operating forklifts and/or industrial trucks in a manufacturing or industrial setting
Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?
Georgia-Pacific's Plattsburgh facility uses state of the art innovation and technology to manufacture Quilted Northern Ultra Plush Tissue. Quilted Northern is a brand of choice and is widely used in homes and businesses across the country. To learn more about Georgia-Pacific visit www.gp.com. And, to learn more about Quilted Northern, visit www.quiltednorthern.com.
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf
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