Production Technician I - Sawmill

Summerville | South Carolina | 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 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 www.westrock.com.

The opportunity:

WestRock is seeking candidates for Production Technicians. As a technician, you will learn how to safely perform multiple operations in a team environment. You will also be responsible for cleaning up debris in and around machines to ensure a safe work environment. This is a non-climate controlled mill, meaning you will be required to perform work in conditions that are sometimes less than ideal, such as outdoors during inclement winter, including exposure to wood dust and loud noises daily.

How you will impact WestRock:

* Adhere to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures * Learn and become proficient at multiple operations * Keep the work area clean throughout the shift and at the end of shift * Assist other team members, as needed * Performing basic care duties such as preventative maintenance on machinery or repairing minor issues * Partner with maintenance as operations SME during machine downtime

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What you need to succeed:

* Work any shift, holidays, weekends and overtime as needed * Work in a hot, humid, cold and noisy industrial environment * Maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations * Team player that enjoys working in a manufacturing team environment and continuous learning

Education and Experience

* A high school diploma or GED * At least six (6) months of previous work experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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