Production Associate - Atlanta, GA
5560 Gwaltney Dr
Atlanta, Georgia, 30336
About 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.
Support the operation of a fast-paced packaging manufacturing facility
Focusing on our customers’ success will allow you opportunities to develop and grow your career in manufacturing
Being able to support operators on different machinery while assisting different areas as needed
Some of the duties of this position include, but are not limited to: ensuring that all tooling for the machine is on hand, assisting the machine operator and assistant operator with setups and jam-ups, ensuring that the area surrounding the machine is kept clean of debris and spills
How you will impact WestRock:
Ensure our customers get the quality, consistency, and responsiveness they deserve
Embrace the WestRock culture, based on values of integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence
What you need to succeed:
High School diploma or GED required
Experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
Maintain a clean and safe work environment and comply with all safety regulations.
Possess excellent work ethic and attention to detail.
A strong desire to advance within the industry
Corrugated box manufacturing a plus; familiarity with Flexo, Gluers, Rotaries
Flexibility to work 2nd and 3rd shifts; available to work overtime, including weekends (Saturdays) as needed.
Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently
Ability to read a tape measure, have basic math and computer skills.
This position requires standing, walking, lifting, bending, and crouching thorough the entire shift.
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.