Production Technician - Salinas, CA
1078 Merrill St, PO Box 81211
Salinas, California, 93912-1211
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace.
WestRock's 36,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 240 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
We are seeking Production Associates to be located in Salinas, CA
This entry-level position consists of the following duties that are essential to the operation of a corrugated box plant. A Production Associate is normally the third team member assigned to a machine in the Production Department.
Some of the duties of this position include, but are not limited to: ensuring that all tooling for the machine is on hand, assisting the machine operator and assistant operator with setups and jam-ups, ensuring that the area surrounding the machine is kept clean of debris and spills, and being available to relieve team members when they go out on lunch or breaks. This position requires standing, walking, lifting, bending, and crouching. Support the operation of a high-paced packaging manufacturing facility. Opportunity for development and growth in manufacturing
Must meet physical requirements as follows: be able to lift, push, or pull 50 pounds on a routine basis and able to walk, stand, bend, and kneel throughout a shift. Be able to read a tape measure and apply basic math and computer skills. Must pass a background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical.
Works in a safe manner, complies with all safety rules. Has experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment (corrugated industry a plus, but not required). Embraces the WestRock culture, based on values of integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence - establishing a foundation for our employees to win together.
Flexible to work 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts - daily overtime, weekend work. Open to learning. Willing to follow work processes.
Possesses a desire to advance within the facility. Maintains a clean and organized workspace.
If this opportunity is appealing and you feel that you are a good fit, please apply - we'd like to hear from you!
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.