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Full-time, Part-time
Portland, OR 97203
Updated 3 days ago
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Production Worker



This entry-level position consists of the following duties that are essential to the operation of a corrugated box plant. A Production Worker 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 constant standing, walking, lifting up to 50 pounds, bending, and crouching.

•Support the operation of a high-paced packaging manufacturing facility
•Opportunity for development and growth in manufacturing

Minimum Requirements:
•Must be available to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shifts - daily overtime, weekend work, rotating schedules. Average 50-55 hours per week.
•Must meet physical requirements:
•Able to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise maneuver 50 pounds on a routine basis
•Able to walk, stand, bend, kneel, reach, climb steps, and twist throughout a shift
•Ability to read a tape measure and apply basic math and computer skills
•Pass a background check, pre-employment drug screen, and physical

Ideal Applicant:
•Works in a safe manner. Complies with all safety rules.
•Experienced 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
•Open to learning
•Willing to follow work processes
•Has a desire to advance within the facility
•Maintains a clean and organized workspace

Please follow this link and apply before your interview:

PDX-03 WS-03

Shift start: 7:00AM or 3:00PM or 11:00PM
Shift length: 8 - 12 hours
This is a union shop so there is no shift preference at first. Must be available to work all shifts. Frequent overtime and weekend work required with little notice. 50-55 hours per week.

  • Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 90 days
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) plan

  • Must pass drug screen
  • Must pass background check
  • Can lift 50 lbs
  • Must be at least 18+ years old
Must be available to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shifts (rotating) Daily overtime, weekend work, rotating schedules. Average 50-55 hours per week. Saturdays required often.

About WestRock

WestRock Company manufactures and sells paper and packaging solutions for the consumer and corrugated markets in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company operates through three segments: Corrugated Packaging, Consumer Packaging, and Land and Development. The Corrugated Packaging segment produces containerboards, corrugated sheets, corrugated packaging, and preprinted linerboards for consumer and industrial products manufacturers, and corrugated box manufacturers.

Posting ID: 561219359 Posted: 2021-10-21 Job Title: Production Worker