• Georgia-Pacific
  • Modesto, CA, USA
  • Jan 14, 2019
Full time General Labor

Job Description

General Laborers – Modesto, CA
Georgia-Pacific has openings for General Laborers at our packaging facility in Modesto, CA; we are looking for self-starters with the desire to learn new skills which include driving a forklift and operating machinery. This role creates value by collaboratively working with production team members to ensure that a quality product is produced for our customers in a timely manner. The General Labor personnel reinforce the long term goals of the organization by assisting the production operators and contributing to a team environment. They also ensure that all safety standards and guidelines are consistently met. If you enjoy working safely with a team, we look forward to hearing from you!

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Assisting crew members with set-ups; troubleshooting and making minor machine adjustments
  • Keeping work area clean throughout shifts and performing tasks that may change from day to day or hour to hour
  • Adhering to all safety, health, and plant rules, policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Supporting our safe working environment by wearing appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and abiding by Lock-Out-Tag-Out safety procedures

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • At least six (6) months of experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Willing and able to work flexible shifts (days, swing, graveyard) weekends, holidays, and overtime when needed
  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for at least 12 hours a day
  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, dusty and noisy manufacturing environment
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:


  • At least two (2) years of previous work experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions
  • Experience in a management or supervisory role
  • Forklift Certification
  • Previous experience working in the corrugated industry


Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
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