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Utility Operator


Are you a self-motivated individual looking for a career and not just a job? If so, we may have just the opportunity for you!

Georgia-Pacific is seeking a highly motivated self-starter to be a part of our GP-Building Products (Plant roles) in McQueeney, TX as a Utility Operator. This is a great opportunity to utilize and build on your skills with a growing organization! This entry level role will work a 12-hour rotating schedule.

Starting pay for this position is $18.00 per hour.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Working on a production line operating machinery to expected performance levels
  • Collaborating with the team to help meet or exceed production, waste and quality goals
  • Entering computer data to maintain accurate records of production
  • Ensuring that machines are set up properly and performing optimally
  • Troubleshooting and making adjustments to equipment as needed
  • Performing various basic asset care duties and routine preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Cleaning work area throughout assigned shifts to ensure an orderly and safe environment

The Experience You Will Bring


  • One (1) year or more of working experience
  • Willing and able to work 12 hours rotating shifts and weekend, holidays and overtime if necessary
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment
  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for at least eight (8) hours a day
  • Willing and able to lift to 50 pounds 
  • Willing and able to work around moving or heavy equipment

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Six (6) months or more of experience in a distribution, production, industrial, manufacturing, farming or military equivalent
  • One (1) year or more of experience operating a forklift or heavy equipment
  • Experience identifying, analyzing and troubleshooting quality issues
  • Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
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: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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