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Posted:
9/13/2019
Job Category:
Manufacturing
Production Laborer - Longview, WA
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WestRock Company | Longview, WA
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About WestRockWestRock (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.
LONGVIEW WASHINGTON - BOX PLANT 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.WestRock has a
corrugated box manufacturing plant in Longview WA. The Plant operates 24
hours/day, 5-7 days/week as needed to meet production. WestRock is currently
hiring entry-level Production workers. WestRock's new employees immediately
embark on a path to career growth into a machine assistant or machine operator
position (other opportunities also available in Shipping and Maintenance). Not
only is progressing to a higher position available, it is required! Therefore,
WestRock is seeking candidates with the potential and versatility to work in a
variety of positions throughout the Plant.Schedule: Full Time, Monday thru Friday; mandatory
overtime, as needed.Hourly Wage: The starting rate is $18.13/hour.Qualities we look for:Focused on the safety of self and others.Takes pride in a job well done.High sense of urgency.Proven reliability (Exceptional punctuality and
attendance record)Positive attitude; eager to learn, grow and
contribute.#Operations/ManufacturingWhat you need to
succeed:General mechanical ability.Solid computer skills, including the ability to
efficiently navigate through program screens.Ability to work in a very fast paced
manufacturing environment.Ability to learn quickly with on-the-job
training.Possess strong reasoning and problem solving
skills, to reduce machine downtime and quickly address problems.Possess strong attention to quality and detail.A commitment to alerting the management team
when safety, quality, or other production issues arise.Ability to read and understand production
specifications.Ability to accurately measure using the US
standard measurement system.Willing and able to work mandatory overtime,
including extended weekday hours, and Saturdays.Willing and able to work any shift 1st,
2nd, or 3rd. You will not have a choice about which shift
you work until you gain seniority with the Union. Once assigned a shift, it may
change, occasionally, to meet the needs of the Plant. (1st --
7am-3pm; 2nd -- 3pm-11pm; 3rd -- 11pm-7am)Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and
in writing, in the English language.Physical RequirementsAbility to lift and carry 40 lbs regularly.Ability to lift and transfer up to 10 lbs
frequently.Ability to stand for extended periods of time.Ability to withstand prolonged exposure to high
heat and humidity indoors, during the summer months.What we offer:Corporate culture based on integrity, respect,
accountability and excellenceComprehensive training with numerous learning
and development opportunitiesAn attractive salary reflecting skills,
competencies and potentialA career with a global packaging company where
Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational
elements of the daily work.

About WestRock Company

WestRock is committed at the highest level to embed diversity and inclusion into the way we do business. It starts with how we recruit talent - by mirroring the rich diversity of the markets we serve. Next, we strive to create a work environment that provides all employees equal access to talent development, information and opportunity. We are a company that respects individuals and fosters a culture of collaboration.