Georgia-Pacific Particleboard in Hope, AR is hiring General Laborer (Utility Technician) workers. This role creates value by performing various manual tasks, learning multiple technician functions, housekeeping duties such as sweeping sawdust and keeping the machinery free from debris, and maintains a clean work environment to meet the facility’s safety and production goals.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
- Performing housekeeping functions to aid in keeping machinery functioning properly, reducing hazards and maintaining the appearance of the plant
- Contributing to a team environment by cross training and filling in for other operators during absences and breaks
- Completing and maintaining all daily inspections and downtime reports
- Creating a safe work space by maintaining a cleanliness in assigned area
- Adhering to all safety, health, and plant rules, policies, procedures, and guidelines
- High School diploma or GED
- Six (6) months of experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment
- Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, dusty, cold, greasy, and noisy industrial high-volume environment
- Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for at least 8 to 12 hours a day
- Willing and able to work in high and/or confined spaces
- 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)
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.