Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content
We're prepping for scheduled maintenance! Application submissions will be closed from 11:00 pm EST Friday to 9:00 am EST on Saturday.

Taylor Driver (Kiln line)

This job posting is no longer active.


Have you heard? Georgia-Pacific has opened a brand-new state-of-the art lumber mill in Albany, Georgia. Our new mill will produce approximately 350 million board-feet of lumber per year, with plans to expand beyond that in the future! Georgia-Pacific in Albany produces Southern Pine dimensional lumber, the workhorse of the building industry. It is an affordable, strong, durable softwood that is excellent for pressure treating, light frame construction, general utility framing, studs, pallets, crafting, and floor and roof trusses. Georgia-Pacific employees strive for safety and health excellence while achieving an injury free workplace. To learn more about Georgia-Pacific's Building Products Division please visit: www.buildgp.com/lumber

We are looking for Taylor Operators to join our kiln team. These operators create value by maintaining high levels of productivity and quality. They will be key in the successful operation of the top assets of the mill. This position gives an entrepreneurial thinker the opportunity to identify ways to innovate throughout the facility. Operators work in an industrial environment that is hot, humid and noisy and work around dust, grease, oil and other chemical substances. This role operates on twelve-hour shifts that include weekends, holidays, overtime and rotating shifts. Operators will perform tasks such as lifting up to 50 lbs., walking, climbing, pushing, twisting and stooping for up to twelve (12) hours a day to perform the responsibilities of this role.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Know all safety procedures associated with forklift operation.
  • Know how to react appropriately in the event of a critical alarm. Know all fire, high temp, and CO alarm procedures.
  • Stack lumber neat and well organized on every occasion.
  • Perform basic maintenance and housekeeping on a forklift.
  • Ensure work area is neat and organized. Housekeeping must be maintained each shift.
  • Use MOE system to enter work orders for forklift or kiln needs.
  • Change starting/stopping times that fits production needs.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

The Experience You Will Bring


  • At least 1 year of experience driving and operating a forklift within an industrial or manufacturing environment
  • Experience Operating a Taylor Forklift

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


This job posting is no longer active.

Sign up for our talent network.

Not ready to apply? Take a minute to sign up to receive notifications on opportunities that match your interests.

Sign Up Now
Our teams around the globe are finding innovative solutions to the COVID-19 pandemic. See how