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Heavy Equipment/Calcine Operator

Description

If you’re looking to work for a company that will value your input and knowledge, that has a positive, team-oriented environment, then look no further because Georgia-Pacific is the place for you! We won’t just offer you a job, we’ll offer you a career that will allow you to grow and innovate as an individual and benefit your community. 

The perfect opportunity awaits you to start your career as a Calcine Operator at our McQueeney, TX Gypsum facility.

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
  • 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

Requirements:

  • One (1) year or more of working experience
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment 
  • 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 up to 50 pounds.
  • Willing and able to work around and operate moving or heavy equipment
  • Willing and able to work rotating shifts to include nights, holidays, weekends and overtime as needed
  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment 
  • Experience operating a wheeled front-end loader

What Will Put You Ahead

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Six (6) months or more of experience in a manufacturing, farming, distribution, industrial, production or military environment
  • Experience identifying, analyzing and troubleshooting quality issues 
  • Experience managing inventory of raw materials
  • Experience operating moving or heavy equipment
  • Experience troubleshooting equipment issues
  • Experience working with construction materials, e.g.: lumber, gypsum, plaster, brick, insulation, etc

IND-GP-OPS   

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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