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Production Utility Worker - Taylorsville, MS
This is a Union Role with a set pay scale, with an entry level rate of $17.84 


Taylorsville Plywood Mill is a non-climate-controlled mill, meaning you will be subject to seasonal temperatures. As a Utility Production Worker, you will learn multiple tasks and operator functions.

You will also be responsible for operating power equipment and hand tools to clean up debris in and around machines to ensure a safe work environment.

A Day in The Life - Typically Includes:

  • Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures
  • Learning to operate machinery to expected performance levels
  • Acting as a relief operator to cover other employees' breaks and vacations
  • Keeping the work area clean throughout the shift to ensure a safe and orderly work environment
  • Assisting team members throughout the mill during production times
  • Providing coverage for operators who are absent or on vacation
  • Performing basic care duties such as preventative maintenance on machinery or repairing minor issues

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least six (6) months of previous work experience

Other Qualifications:

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience using a computer
  • Experience in a manufacturing or production environment
  • One (1) year or more of experience working in the lumber, plywood, or timber industry
  • Experience operating mobile equipment (e.g. forklifts, bobcats, cranes)
  • One (1) year or more of leadership experience in a manufacturing environment
  • At least six (6) months of work experience in a farming, carpentry, construction, or military environment

Why Work For GP?

  • culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
  • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
  • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
  • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions
  • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings
  • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer. 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: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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