Forming Mechanic

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 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at

Forming Mechanic

2910- Hazleton

33 Powell Drive. Hazleton, PA 18201

The Opportunity: Forming Mechanic
*Responsible for SQF/food packaging safety and product quality, and reports product safety and product quality problems to Supervisor or Management. Ensure SQF/food packaging safety compliance
*Observe operating equipment to determine necessary adjustments and repairs to keep equipment operating safely and efficiently.
*Perform tooling changes when needed per production schedule.
*Perform PMs and major repairs on equipment.
*Operate powered industrial trucks once trained.
*Recommend and implement equipment changes and/or upgrades as needed to continually improve operations.
*Complete all necessary shift paperwork.
*Perform housekeeping duties to insure department and company standards are maintained.
*Performs other related duties to contribute to the success of the operation as assigned by lead person and supervisor.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
*Minimal 8 hr shift schedule with some overtime.
*Occasional overhead lifting required (20 to 40 lbs up to 20 times an hour).
*Required to stand & walk continually.
*Occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling 20 to 40 lbs. (Up to 20 times an hour).
*Constant bending, stooping, kneeling & reaching (Up to 60 times an hour).
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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