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Company: Georgia-Pacific
Location: Gladys
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Description Production Technician **$20.00+/hr depending on experience and department. Quarterly bonus eligibility, competitive benefits, and 401(k)****VIRTUAL INTERVIEWS: Please note this posting is for our Virtual Hiring Event through Indeed on Wednesday, May 10th from 10:00am - 6:00pm. To participate in the event, you must complete this application and submit an RSVP to the event at Georgia-Pacific Brookneal Virtual Interviews ( . Please be prepared to login during the event hours for a 30-45 min interview with a member of our team. If you will be unavailable during these hours, please contact Mackenzie Kriebel at [email protected] BEFORE the event to arrange an alternate interview time. ** Your Job Georgia-Pacific is seeking Production Technicians for its Oriented Strand Board (OSB) facility located in Gladys, VA. This position is responsible for operating equipment to produce and maintain quality of product and meet customer expectations. Technicians may work in various departments within the mill, including Log yard, Dryer & Energy, Press, and Finishing. Our Production Technicians work 12-hr rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime and work indoors or outdoors in all weather conditions. Training requires individuals to work four extra shifts per month in addition to regular schedule until training has been successfully completed. Our plant is a tobacco-free facility. Our TeamGeorgia-Pacific located in Gladys, Virginia manufactures Oriented Strand Board (OSB), a popular type of wood product used for flooring, walls, and roof sheathing in mostly residential construction applications. Georgia-Pacific's building product business has consistently been among the nation's top suppliers of building products to building materials dealers and large warehouse retailers. Georgia-Pacific employees strive for safety and health excellence while achieving an injury free workplace. What You Will DoOperate heavy and moving manufacturing equipment, and mobile equipment including a front-end loader, sweeper, forklift and manliftLearn new tasks, including functions in control cab, control room, and ground support, and become proficient in performing these tasksOperate Control Room panels, displays and HMI graphics to maintain operations according to parametersMonitor system performance to meet targetsProvide ground support for production area while maintaining safe and clean working environmentWork in high (up to 80 ft) and confined spaces for up to 12hrsCommunicate effectively and respectfully with other team members in a team-based environmentAdhere to all safety rules and regulations to include wearing the necessary Personal Protection EquipmentPerform tasks such as pulling, pushing, and lifting up to 50 lbs., as well as walking, climbing, including stairs, ladders, stooping, standing, and reaching for up to 12hrsLearn and comply with environmental and safety guidelines, policies, and permit requirementsWho You Are (Basic Qualifications)High School Diploma or GEDExperience using a computer or tablet for documentation and/or record-keeping functionsWhat Will Put You AheadAt least one (1) year of machine operating experienceAt least three (3) years of industrial or manufacturing experienceExperience operating mobile equipmentExperience working in computer-controlled environmentExperience in a logging environmentExperience in control cab operationsAt Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate's knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy. Hiring Philosophy All Koch companies value diversity of thought, perspectives, aptitudes, experiences, and backgrounds. We are Military Ready and Second Chance employers. Learn more about our hiring philosophy here. Who We AreAs a Koch company and a leading manufacturer of bath tissue, paper towels, paper-based packaging, cellulose, specialty fibers, building products and much more, Georgia-Pacific works to meet evolving needs of customers worldwide with quality products. In addition to the products we make, we operate one of the largest recycling businesses. Our more than 30,000 employees in over 150 locations are empowered to innovate every day - to make everyday products even better. At Koch, employees are empowered to do what they do best to make life better. Learn how our business philosophy helps employees unleash their potential while creating value for themselves and the company. Our Benefits Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter. Equal Opportunities Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. 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:

Keywords: Georgia-Pacific, Roanoke , PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN, Professions , Gladys, Virginia

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