General Laborer (Temp to Hire)

Elizabeth, NJ

Posted: 05/07/2019 Employment Type: Temporary to Hire Industry: Manufacturing Pay Rate: $11.00 per hour

Encadria Staffing Solutions is seeking a General Laborer to work 2nd shift at our Elizabeth, NJ facility. GP Harmon Recycling, a subsidiary of Georgia-Pacific, is one of the largest pure traders of recycled fiber in the world, trading more than 100 thousand tons per week. We develop markets for our supplier’s recovered materials and provide a reliable source of quality feedstock to our global customer base. To learn more about our Harmon Recycling division, visit

A Day in The Life Typically Includes:

  • Ability to unload trailers of plastics bags manually by hand and place in gaylords.
  • Remove boxes with recyclables and sort into gaylords manually by hand.
  • Sweep (with push broom) plant floor and inside of trailers throughout the shift.
  • Close and open trailer doors which requires bending and reaching and some use of force.
  • Transport gaylords of material by hand on wheeled cart (pushing/pulling) up to approximately 200 lbs.

What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to 8 hours a day
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations including wearing safety equipment.
  • Willing and able to work in hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
  • Willing and able to lift/ pull up to 50 lbs.
  • Willing and able to wear the necessary Personal Protection equipment (PPE) (i.e. hard hats, safety glasses, face shield, chemical suit, respirator, ear plugs, hearing protection, steel-toe boots or safety shoes and other PPE required by specific jobs)

What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully completing a background check, passing a drug test. E verify is utilized to verify eligibility to work in the United States.

Job Type: Temp to Hire

Salary: $11.00 /hour

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