Machine Operator Assistant and General Labor

Plymouth / Indiana / United States

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About WestRock 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.

Machine Operator Assistant and General Labor

Job Title: Machine Operator/Assistant & General Labor  – Plymouth, IN FSP

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK) aspires to be the premier partner and unrivaled provider of paper and packaging solutions in consumer and corrugated markets. WestRock’s 39,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 250 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more atwww.westrock.com.

 

Machine Operator/Assistant

Plymouth, IN

Job Summary:

Our food service packaging plant in Plymouth, IN, is seeking qualified candidates to fill the Machine Operator/Assistant & General Labor Positions in the production dept.  This is a skilled level, hourly position where advancement in operations is expected.   The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to working safe, good communication skills, a demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment, experience in a manufacturing environment, and a strong desire to succeed and advance in the company operation. Benefits include insurance, 401K, paid vacation.

Responsibilities:

Learns to operate equipment at a satisfactory level as assigned.

Performs inspections on various equipment for proper operation and report questionable conditions

Performs various housekeeping, cleaning, and organizing functions with minimal supervision to ensure areas are clean and free from debris.

Requirements:

  • Ability to safely operate various manufacturing equipment, follow specific directions, and perform duties as assigned.

  • Ability to work safely, comply with all safety rules, lift, push or pull >50lbs, navigate stairs, stand, walk, bend, and kneel throughout the entire shift.

  • Ability to read a tape measure (to 1/16” measurement, do basic math, and some computer skills).

  • General mechanical aptitude & trouble shooting skills

  • Ability to perform complete make ready and shut down

  • Understanding of Quality Inspection Criteria

  • Product Identification and Labeling

  • Use of PDE system

  • Maintain Waste and Efficiency standards

  • Must be flexible on shift as overtime is required

  • Must pass a background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical

  • HS diploma or GED required. 

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Industrial packaging manufacturing experience is preferred, not required.

    If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application. We want to hear from you!

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

About WestRock
WestRock (NYSE:WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 39,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 250 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

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