General Help - Knoxville, TN

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General Help - Knoxville, TN


1906 Third Creek Road
Knoxville, Tennessee, 37921
United States

Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment? Are you a quick learner with a good work ethic and looking for a company where you can grow?
If this sounds like you, please submit your application! We want to hear from you! We are currently seeking Production Workers/Operators to join the team at Knoxville Folding Carton.

We are an ISO 9001 Certified manufacturing facility where production workers operate in a team-based environment.  You are paid for your knowledge and skills.  The Knoxville plant operates on four shifts and all applicants must be able to work weekends, nights, and a reasonable amount of overtime.

What You Will Do:
You will be assisting machine operators and performing other assigned tasks and duties as needed including quality checks, labeling, machine set-up, etc.

Tasks & Duties:
Must be able to read and understand work schedule
Will train on line clearance, scanner set-up and documentation
Must comply with all local and corporate policies.
This position will help keep department in specs within all 5S and SQF guidelines, and immediately report any food safety concerns to management.

What You Need to Succeed
Skills & Competencies:
Must be well organized and able to multitask
Good computer skills
Good problem solving skills
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
Good communicate skills
Ability to work in team environment
Ability to work with little supervision
Good attendance record
Good mathematical ability, including good understanding of measurements.

Preferred:
Experience working in a manufacturing environment
Folding carton experience a plus
Physical Requirements:
This position requires lifting up to 50 pounds repeatedly.
Must be able and willing to work a 12 hour shift (7PM to 7AM)
Education:
Candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent GED.

Employment Conditions:
Must pass Company pre-employment testing (to include background check, drug screen, and physical).
Starting rate of pay is $15.75 per hour with opportunities for advancement as you perform and grow within the team. 

Shift incentives for night shift positions.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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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