Jobs at Georgia Pacific – Production Operator

Website Georgia Pacific

Job Description:

Georgia-Pacific is seeking Production Operators in our GP-Rocky Creek Lumber Mill in Mexia, AL. You will learn to operate lumber production equipment on one or more machine centers. The equipment may include automated saws, scanners, bundlers, sorter trimmers as well as associated transfer fork-lifts & lumber handling equipment. This position offers opportunities for advancement as new skills are acquired.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Using blowers, brooms, and other equipment to clean up debris in and around machines to ensure a safe work environment for all employees
  • Performing housekeeping functions to aid in keeping machinery running smoothly, reducing safety and fire hazards, maintaining environmental controls, and maintaining the appearance of the plant
  • Cross-training on production equipment and mobile equipment to provide coverage for vacations, breaks, and absences
  • Working in various areas throughout the mill to help meet or exceed facility and company production and quality goals
  • Assisting team members throughout the mill as needed during the production of lumber

Job Requirements:

  • Willing and able to pull and lift up to 50 lbs
  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
  • Willing and able to work weekends, holidays, rotating shifts, and overtime as required

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience troubleshooting equipment in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in lumber or wood products
  • Mechanical experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment

Job Details:

Company: Georgia Pacific

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Biloxi, MS, US

Application Deadline: N/A


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