General Labor - Atlanta, GA

    WestRock Company
    Atlanta, GA
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    General Labor - Atlanta, GA

    6090 Purdue Drive
    Atlanta, Georgia, 30336
    United States

    Career Opportunity:

    Our WestRock- Food Service Packaging, Atlanta, GA, plant is seeking qualified candidates to fill General Labor Positions in the production dept. This is an entry level, hourly position, $15.38/hour, $.65 shift premium for night shift,where advancement in operations is expected. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to working safe, good communication skills, a demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment, experience in a manufacturing environment, and a strong desire to succeed and advance in the company.

    How you will Impact WestRock:
    • Ability to safely operate various manufacturing equipment, follow specific directions, and perform duties as assigned.
    • Ability to work safely, comply with all safety rules, lift, push or pull >50lbs, navigate stairs, stand, walk, bend, and kneel throughout the entire shift.
    • Ability to read a tape measure (to 1/16" measurement, do basic math, and some computer skills.
    • General mechanical aptitude & trouble shooting skills
    • Ability to perform complete make ready and shut down
    • Understanding of Quality Inspection Criteria
    • Product Identification and Labeling
    • Maintain Waste and Efficiency standards
    • Performs inspections on various equipment for proper operation and report questionable conditions
    • Performs various housekeeping, cleaning, and organizing functions with minimal supervision to ensure areas are clean and free from debris
    What you need to succeed
    • HS diploma or GED required.
    • 12-hour shifts, 6:00pm-6:00am 36 hours one week, 48 hours next week set schedule.
    • Must be self-starting/self-motivated and able to work independently.
    • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and have a sense of urgency to complete tasks accurately and on time.
    • Good communication skills including the ability to interact with other levels of management and staff.
    • Industrial manufacturing experience is preferred.
    • Must be flexible on shift.
    • Must pass a background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical
    What we offer
    • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence
    • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
    • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies, and potential
    • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.



    WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

    Posting ID: 552775697Posted: 2020-05-21