The Georgia-Pacific facility in Newington, NH produces a variety of gypsum wallboard products. Wallboard is an affordable, strong, and durable construction material used in residential and commercial building.
These positions start at $20 per hour and higher, depending on your experience. Our performance-based compensation system allows motivated employees to earn accelerated rate increases, an extra $1.50 per hour for 2nd shift or an extra $2.00 per hour for 3rd shift, quarterly bonus program participation, and spot bonuses. We offer full medical and dental benefits, life insurance, a 401K matching program, paid holidays, paid vacation days and paid floating holidays each year.
Machine Operators work in a fast paced industrial environment that is transforming with technological advancements that make the work environment safer and more efficient. This role will perform various functions within the production department that may include operating controls, performing quality control checks and support the production team during an eight to twelve-hour shift. Must be willing to work any shift that may include weekends, overtime and some holidays. Technicians will perform tasks such as lifting, up to 50 lbs., walking, climbing, pushing, twisting and stooping for up to twelve (12) hours a day, including work on elevated surfaces, including platforms, ladders, or buildings with several stories, to perform the responsibilities of this role.
Safety is a shared value at Georgia-Pacific, and we walk-the-talk through employee involvement in every facet of our operation. Opportunities for advancement are only limited by your initiative and ability to create value in a business that is solid, growing, and reinvesting in new technologies for enhanced safety, quality, reliability, and employee fulfillment.
What You Will Do In Your Role
- Operating production equipment and machinery
- Performing quality checks
- Keeping designated work area clean throughout shift to maintain an orderly and safe work environment
- Assisting crew members with setups, troubleshooting, asset care duties, and making minor machine adjustments
- Entering data to maintain accurate records of orders shipped
- Using a tape measure or micrometer
- Working to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment
What Will Put You Ahead
- High School Diploma or GED
- Experience operating a heavy load forklift
- Experience working in manufacturing or other industrial environments