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Machine Operator



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Georgia-Pacific is seeking Machine Operators at our Rincon, GA facility to manufacture tissue, towel, and napkins safely and efficiently. This position offers opportunities for development within your role and future growth within the company. The Machine Operators work a rotating 12-hour shift to include weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed. The pay for this position starts at $19 per hour.

Our Team

Georgia-Pacific's Rincon facility uses state of the art innovation and technology to manufacture tissue, towel, and napkins.

What You Will Do

  • Proactively identify hazards and mitigate risk
  • Adhere to safety rules and regulations to include wearing safety equipment as well as high standards for quality and product safety
  • Operate, troubleshoot, maintain and repair equipment to the desired competitive state
  • Flow to the highest value work
  • Effectively communicate valuable information to the team using a variety of tools (verbal, written, electronic, etc.)
  • Apply knowledge and expertise while building and improving asset strategies:
    • Operate equipment within operations targets and limits along with providing feedback on improvements
    • Evaluate and execute operator basic care (OBC) and lube routes
    • Make recommendations on spare parts strategy
  • Actively engage in the execution of Zone Ownership and/ or equipment PPR's (Primary Person Responsible)
  • Working in a sometimes hot, cold, humid, dusty and noisy industrial environment
  • Working around dust, oil, grease, chemicals, and other substance
  • Performing repetitive and physically demanding tasks throughout the 12-hr shift, to include lifting, pushing/pulling, gripping, reaching, sitting, walking, standing, bending, climbing ladders/stairs
  • Working and/or operating mobile equipment at heights

Who You Are (Basic Qualifications)

  • At least six (6) months or more of experience in a manufacturing, industrial, farming, construction, and/or military environment
  • Experience working with others or as part of a team

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Operations experience on converting equipment
  • At least one (1) or more years of experience troubleshooting and repairing equipment
  • Experience working swing shift or night shift

At 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 philosophyhere.

Who We Are
As 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 ourbusiness philosophyhelps 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:http://www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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