Production Worker

Hood Industries, Inc. Beaumont , MS 39423

Posted 2 months ago

Production Worker in Beaumont, Mississippi


  • Shift Differential Pay

Job Description:

Beaumont Plywood is currently accepting applications for entry level Production Workers to preform various tasks throughout the mill such as: Working on our green end pulling strips of veneer off of a moving chain and stacking them in sorting carts; working in our dryer department, feeding veneer into the dryer and removing veneer from the dryer, working on our spray line assembling plywood as well as making sure the mill work area is clean and safe by sweeping and shoveling work areas.

These jobs are physically demanding and repetitive. Qualified candidates must be able to stand for long periods of time, be able to work day, swing and graveyard shifts.


Employee benefits including medical, dental, vision, cancer, life, and LTD, available first of the month following completion of one month of continuous full time employment. 401(k) with company match is also available. One week of vacation after only six (6) months of employment.


Hood Industries requires that applicants consent to a background check and a drug screen to continue in the selection process. All employment offers are contingent on meeting our background check standards and successful passing of required drug test.

If hired, you will be required to provide documentation indicating your legal right to work in the U.S. High School diploma/GED preferred.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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