General Production Laborer - Eaton, IN
800A South Romy
Eaton, Indiana, 47338
The WestRock paper mill in Eaton, Indiana is seeking qualified candidates to fill the Production General Labor Position in the production department. This is a demanding entry level, hourly position where advancement in operations is expected.
This position operates on a rotating, 8-hour (up to 12 hours) swing shift schedule 7 days and nights per week. A Production General Laborer will begin employment under a 45-day probationary period. Upon successfully completing this probationary period, the General Laborer will be eligible for benefits and retirement programs.
An example of the monthly shift is as follows:
7am-3pm - 7 days in a row
4 days off
3pm-11pm - 7 days in a row
1 day off
11pm-7am - 7 days in a row
2 days off
How you will impact WestRock
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
Physical handling of rejected product.
Prioritizes work and takes appropriate action to ensure paper machine remains operational
Loading trucks with finished product
Unloading bales from wastepaper truck
What you need to succeed
High school diploma or GED required
Strong commitment to working safe, good communication skills, a demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to safely operate various manufacturing equipment, follow specific directions, operate power hand tools, and other 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.
Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment on shift.
Advanced experience driving a forklift
History of exceptional attendance record with past employers.
Ability to work in extreme hot and cold conditions.
Ability to read a tape measure (to 1/32" measurement) and basic math and computer skills.
Strong desire to learn manufacturing processes and operating complex machinery and have a desire to advance within the company
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: 556634732Posted: 2020-05-28