Scale Operator Third Shift

Edison, NJ 08817

Posted: 03/01/2019 Employment Type: Temporary to Hire Industry: Manufacturing Pay Rate: $15 per hour

GP Harmon is seeking Scale Operators to work 3rd shift in our Edison, NJ facility. This role supports the sustainability efforts of Georgia-Pacific by ensuring data and documentation accuracy with inbound and outbound loads. We are looking for candidates with a strong commitment to safety. If you have logistics experience and a commitment to leading safety compliance, we look forward to hearing from you!

GP Harmon Recycling, a subsidiary of Georgia-Pacific, is one of the largest pure traders of recycled fiber in the world, trading more than 100,000 tons per week. We develop markets for our suppliers’ recovered materials and provide a reliable source of quality feed stock to our global customer base. To learn more about our Harmon Recycling division, visit

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Ensuring that all employees maintain compliance to all company policies and procedures related to scale activities
  • Continuing to find new ways to reduce cost of operation and improving day to day activities
  • Ensuring that all mail (hard copy and electronic) is processed in a timely manner
  • Interfacing appropriately with vendors and suppliers when required
  • Performing required reconciliation of work or repair orders to invoices received
  • Keeping accurate records of transactions being performed on inbound and outbound material
  • Performing monthly safety inspections; e.g., fire extinguishers, ladders, emergency exits
  • Identifying contaminants (wood, plastic) in baled materials and sorting as necessary

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment
  • Willing and able to lift/pull up to 50 lbs.
  • Experience using Microsoft Outlook; e.g., sending email, creating Microsoft Excel spreadsheets
  • 1 Year of Scale Operator Experience
  • 1 Year of Manufacturing Experience
  • What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment
    • Willing and able to work in hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
    • Experience using Microsoft Excel; e.g., creating spreadsheets
    • A minimum of one (1) year of scale operating experience
    • Experience in logistics
  • We offer competitive wages and benefits. 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.


    To learn more about us and the kinds of people we employ, please visit our web site at

  • Job Type: Temp to Hire
  • Salary: $15.00 per/hour
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