Line Associate

Forest City / North Carolina / United States

Line Associate


376 Pine St
Forest City, North Carolina, 28043
United States

WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.  

Forest City Merchandising Displays, Permanent

Line Associate – Forest City, NC

1st Shift

Summary:

The Assembly Line Associate position is responsible for performing a variety of tasks on the assembly line in support of the assembly process and producing quality merchandise on schedule.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Perform various tasks on the assembly line, such as assemble product, open cartons, place product on tables, apply labels, pack product, and tape boxes.

  • May require the use of hand tools.

  • Wrap and/or band pallets and tag pallets; move pallets to appropriate area for removal.

  • Remove trash and debris form lines; assist with overall housekeeping tasks on the line.

  • Assist line leaders as needed.

  • Responsible for the overall Safety and cleanliness of equipment and area.

  • Work in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures.

  • Overtime is required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned; duties may vary on facility’s needs.

     

    Supervisory Responsibilities:

    This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

  • Qualifications

    The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    Education and/or Experience                                                  

    High school diploma or GED minimum.

     

    Language Skills                                               

    Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  May require the ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  May require the ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

     

    Mathematical Skills                                                      

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

     

    Reasoning Ability                                            

    Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

     

    Computer Skills                                               

    To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of and basic computer skills.

     

    Other Qualifications

    The Assembly Line Associate position requires the ability to work overtime as needed, as well as the ability to follow verbal instructions.

  • What we offer:

     

    • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

    • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

    • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

    • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

     

    WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 

 

 

WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.  

Forest City Merchandising Displays, Permanent

Line Associate – Forest City, NC

1st Shift

Summary:

The Assembly Line Associate position is responsible for performing a variety of tasks on the assembly line in support of the assembly process and producing quality merchandise on schedule.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Perform various tasks on the assembly line, such as assemble product, open cartons, place product on tables, apply labels, pack product, and tape boxes.

  • May require the use of hand tools.

  • Wrap and/or band pallets and tag pallets; move pallets to appropriate area for removal.

  • Remove trash and debris form lines; assist with overall housekeeping tasks on the line.

  • Assist line leaders as needed.

  • Responsible for the overall Safety and cleanliness of equipment and area.

  • Work in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures.

  • Overtime is required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned; duties may vary on facility’s needs.

     

    Supervisory Responsibilities:

    This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

  • Qualifications

    The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    Education and/or Experience                                                  

    High school diploma or GED minimum.

     

    Language Skills                                               

    Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  May require the ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  May require the ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

     

    Mathematical Skills                                                      

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

     

    Reasoning Ability                                            

    Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

     

    Computer Skills                                               

    To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of and basic computer skills.

     

    Other Qualifications

    The Assembly Line Associate position requires the ability to work overtime as needed, as well as the ability to follow verbal instructions.

  • What we offer:

     

    • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

    • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

    • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

    • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

     

    WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 

 

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