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ENTRY-LEVEL MACHINE OPERATOR- LUMBER

Georgia-Pacific
Dudley, NC 28333
  • Job Code
    069218
Georgia-Pacific
Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!

Georgia-Pacific is seekingexperienced manufacturing employees for ourENTRY-LEVEL MACHINE OPERATORrole in our Dudley, NC Lumber Mill. As a Multi Operator, you operate lumber production equipment on one or more machine centers. The equipment may include automated saws, scanners, bundlers, sorter trimmers as well as associated transfer fork lifts & lumber handling equipment.Additionally, you will be responsible for cleaning up debris in and around machines to ensure a safe work environment for all employees.

This position offers opportunities to advance as new skills are acquired and openings occur.

If you want to be a part of a team that works safely, produces a quality product, and provides ongoing learning opportunities, this may be the job for you!


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:




  • Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures

  • Learning to run Lumber equipment until you can run at production levels assigned

  • Perform preventative maintenance

  • Performing housekeeping functions to aid in keeping machinery functioning properly, to reduce hazards and maintain the appearance of the plant

  • Performing minor repairs to ensure machine reliability and escalate machine maintenance needs appropriately

  • Contributing to a team environment by cross training and filling in for other operators during absences



What You Will Need:



Basic Qualifications:
  • At least 6 months of manufacturing, industrial, military or heavy equipment operation experience, OR a certificate or a degree in a relevant field, OR currently enrolled in a vocational program

  • Willing to work any shift (including rotating days/nights), as well as overtime, some weekends & holidays as scheduled

  • Willing to work in a non-climate controlled industrial environment

  • Willing and able to perform tasks including lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day

  • Willing and able to pull and lift up to 50lbs

  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment, i.e.: safety glasses, hearing protection, steel-toed boots and other PPE as required by specific jobs



What Will Put You Ahead?



Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2 or more years of previous manufacturing or industrial experience

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Experience troubleshooting equipment in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience in lumber or wood products

  • Mechanical experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment



Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
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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Posted: 2020-05-02 Expires: 2020-05-31
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