Georgia-Pacific

Georgia-Pacific is one of the world’s leading makers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals. You may recognize our household brands, such as Brawny® paper towels, Quilted Northern® bath tissue and Dixie® cups and tableware. If you’re in the construction business, you’re probably familiar with our engineered lumber products, gypsum panels and other quality building materials. Even if you work in aerospace, mining or facilities management, Georgia-Pacific products may be part of your day.

Georgia-Pacific Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Do you enjoy working in a team environment? Are you committed to safety? Georgia-Pacific is looking for motivated and detail oriented individuals to join our team as a  Flexo Machine Assistant in Santa Fe Springs, CA.   The Converting Machine Assistant creates value by safely operating production machines to meet and exceed the plant’s production and quality goals. Candidates who acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in the Flexo Machine Assistant position will have exciting opportunities for advancement. If this sounds like the role for you, we look forward to hearing from you!   Georgia-Pacific is one of the nation’s leading corrugated box manufacturers. We manufacture standard corrugated containers, as well as many specialty packaging products for various industries. To learn more about Georgia-Pacific and our corrugated facilities please visit  http://www.gppackaging.com/   Wages starting at $17.50 an hour.   A Day in the Life Typically Includes: Adhering to all plant environmental guidelines, policies and procedures  while helping to meet and exceed production, waste and quality goals Assisting Converting Operator with troubleshooting and making minor machine adjustments Maintaining cleanliness in designated work area throughout shift Handling or assisting all aspects of the machine’s daily production including setting-up, operating, maintaining production quality and daily maintenance What do you need?   Basic Qualifications High school diploma or GED Six (6) months or more of experience operating  or assisting on a machine Willing and able to work any shift,  including holidays, weekends and overtime as needed 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/or pulling for at least 8 hours a day Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment, i.e.: safety glasses, hearing protection, steel-toed boots and other PPE as required by specific jobs What would put you ahead?   Preferred Qualifications Experience within the corrugated industry   Experience using a computer to perform the following tasks: email, data entry, creating documents, etc. Why Work For GP? A  culture  that places top priority on integrity and compliance Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world Encouragement to  challenge  the status quo and share knowledge Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions Continued  company growth  due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial  wellness             Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal
Georgia-Pacific Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity?  Georgia-Pacific in  Santa Fe Springs, CA  is seeking to hire an experienced  Die Cutter Machine Operator  to join our production team.  Our facility is a leading corrugated box manufacturer and part of our Packaging division. We manufacture standard corrugated containers as well as many specialty packaging products such as corrugated packaging used in storing food items and bulk containers.   By demonstrating teamwork and a commitment to attendance excellence,  Die Cutter Machine Operators  support the long-term quality and production goals of the organization!   Georgia-Pacific is one of the nation’s leading corrugated box manufacturers. To learn more about our Corrugated Division, visit  http://www.gppackaging.com/Corrugated    Wages starting at $18.50 an hour.   A Day In The Life Typically Includes: Adhere to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures Train crew members on various parts of the die cutter to allow employees to flow to work and minimize production interruptions Properly operate the flat-bed die cutter Lead set-ups, troubleshooting and making machine adjustments Lead crew to maintain and exceed set production goals Ensure crew adheres to quality standards and communicate when defects are found Hold crew accountable for maintaining equipment to appropriate standards Keep work area clean throughout the shift Perform quality checks as required What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: Experience operating a flat-bed die cutter High school diploma or GED Experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment Willing and able to work in an environment which could require bending, reaching, pulling, pushing, heavy lifting, climbing stairs or ladders and working in high (e.g. elevated platforms/workstations, etc.) for at least 12 hours a day Willing and able to maintain a strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment Willing and able to sign a confidentiality agreement as a condition of employment Willing and able to lift and pull up to 35 pounds What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: 2 years’ experience in a fast-paced manufacturing plant (dedicated assembly, warehousing, shipping and receiving not applicable) Previous experience with preventive or predictive maintenance on manufacturing equipment Previous experience using a computer for basic record-keeping and documentation functions Completed coursework in manufacturing, mechanics, electronics or a technical field Previous experience operating a Bobst Flat-bed Die Cutter           Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal
$37.00 hourly
Georgia-Pacific La Mirada, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
At Georgia-Pacific, we don’t believe that a job is just simply a job. We see each role as a career and a way to advance your skills to not only better your life, but the community as well. Our La Mirada, CA Packaging facility is seeking a qualified candidate to join our team as a Maintenance Electrician. This position starts at $37 an hour and offers competitive benefits. A Day In The Life Typically Includes: • Troubleshooting electrical and mechanical problems and repairing and maintaining all equipment in accordance with plant policies and procedures • Helping meet or exceed production, waste and quality goals through a reliability centered maintenance program • Installing and repairing motors, drives, and other electrical equipment • Installing and repairing mechanical drives, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, belts, and couplings • Reading and interpreting electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: • High School Diploma or GED • Experience working with 480-volt systems • Electrical maintenance experience within an industrial, manufacturing, or military environment • Experience reading technical drawings and schematics • Experience troubleshooting electrical systems • Experience troubleshooting issues with bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes and conveyors • Willing and able to work any shift to include: holidays, weekends, and overtime • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day • Willing and able to work in high and/or confined spaces What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: • Certified Electrician • Experience programming and troubleshooting PLC’s (Programmable Logic Controllers) • Experience troubleshooting and repairing hydraulics and pneumatics • Experience with a manual lathe and milling machine       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.         Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal
Georgia-Pacific Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Georgia-Pacific is currently hiring for a 2nd Shift Production Supervisor at the Santa Fe Springs ,  CA  Corrugated Packaging  facility. The ideal candidate will demonstrate safety as a value, and lead a crew of employees to exceed production expectations for the shift. The candidate must be self-driven and demonstrate a commitment to safety, manufacturing excellence, and quality.   Supervisors at the Santa Fe Springs, CA facility will have the opportunity to contribute to a successful sheet plant, both in improving the efficiency of production and in helping to build a culture of Market-Based Management.  This position provides opportunities for promotion both in Santa Fe Springs and in many other Georgia-Pacific and Koch facilities across the country.  Come join our team!    A Day In The Life Typically Includes: Providing leadership on the operating floor and striving for compliance in safety, health, environmental, and quality. Coaching, training, and developing operations personnel in safety, quality, production, problem solving . Technical and interpersonal communication skills. Drive ongoing improvements in Safety, quality, service and production. Ongoing focus on reducing downtime and waste. Continued emphasis on cross-training and building the bench strength of his or her team. Addressing key issues and concerns; and interacting with employees from other departments to ensure quality, on-time production. Ensure all employees are working in a safe manner. Exemplify and drive Market Based Management® (MBM®) culture. Ensure quality standards are met on a continuous basis. Ensure best practices are being followed for minimization of waste at machine centers. Engage in continuous improvement opportunities and provide leadership/action plans for gap closure. Lead plant safety, housekeeping, and 6S efforts. Partner with the reliability and maintenance team to ensure machines are maintained to specifications Plan, assign and direct work for all hourly production employees; appraise  performance and provide feedback as needed; assist in resolving complaints; hold employees accountable as needed; pro-actively communicate issues and results on a daily basis. If you are not familiar with the Corrugated Industry, click on the link below   www.gppackaging.com   What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: High School diploma or GED  At least 2 years of experience supervising employees within a  manufacturing, production, industrial or military environment Availability to work holidays and overtime as needed Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations  with or without reasonable accommodation   Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word (to write business  correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting, simple formulas)  and Outlook (for internal and external correspondence)  What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree Experience working in the corrugated packaging/containerboard industry in Converting  Bilingual English and Spanish speaker         Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal
Georgia-Pacific Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Are you customer-focused, a quick learner and someone pays close attention to detail? Do you excel at managing multiple projects in a fast-paced environment?  If this sounds like you, we may have a great role for you at Reliable Container, a company of Georgia-Pacific! Our Packaging business is seeking a detail oriented  Customer Service Representative  with strong multi-tasking capabilities, critical thinking skills and a high sense of urgency to join our Reliable Container team in Santa Fe Springs, CA. This is a fast-paced position with frequent changes in priority of tasks based in daily production, customer and business needs.  The Customer Service Representative acts as a primary liaison between our sales team, scheduling, production, shipping and end user customers to ensure accurate and timely information in our order entry, change and inventory management systems. This role plays an integral part in meeting our customers’ needs with a focus on account services, customer retention, and ensuring accuracy of orders and deliveries by Georgia-Pacific. If you are a person that enjoys multi-tasking in a fast-paced manufacturing environment, apply today!   To ensure customer expectations are met, our team is flexible and adaptable to evolving business needs; primary work hours are 8:00a-5:00p. Monday – Friday, however, overtime including weekends may be required during peak times.   Georgia-Pacific is one of the nation’s leading corrugated box manufacturers. To learn more about our corrugated division, please visit  www.gppackaging.com . A Day In The Life Typically Includes: • Interacting with customers by phone, email and/or in person to receive orders, cancellations, and changes for product or to clarify needs/requirements.  • Communicating changes, delays, requests, etc. to sales representatives and customers as appropriate. • Completing various forms and input information into order entry systems.  • Interfacing with other internal departments to facilitate order flow process.  • Coordinating shipment of product, expediting shipments, arranging pick-up of defective product, etc. with shipping department.  • Managing sales backlog by reviewing sales and release orders, updating and closing/completing in the system as needed. • Coordinating complaints concerning billing, product or service rendered, referring complaints by interfacing with Quality Assurance and working with appropriate departments to identify root cause and corrective action.  • Traveling occasionally to visit customer facilities to meet with various personnel  • Thriving in an environment of continuous change • Working in a manufacturing facility and engage with production employees on  the floor to ensure flawless execution of customer orders along with  understanding of printing/graphics capabilities and structural drawings What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED 3 years of experience in Customer Service in a manufacturing, industrial warehouse, or distribution center environment Must be willing to work overtime as needed Experience using Microsoft Office, i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint Experience performing mathematical calculations Experience presenting information in one-on-one and small group settings What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: • Associate's Degree or higher • Experience in a fast paced, high volume manufacturing environment  • Experience in the corrugated packaging industry  • Experience with data management systems/process flow  Why Work For GP? A  culture  that places top priority on integrity and compliance Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world Encouragement to  challenge  the status quo and share knowledge Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions Continued  company growth  due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial  wellness       Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal  
Georgia-Pacific La Mirada, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Georgia-Pacific is currently hiring a  Production Supervisor  to primarily lead one of our 3rd shift operations in the  La Mirada, CA  corrugated box manufacturing  facility. The ideal candidate will be self-driven individuals with a passion for excellence in Safety, Manufacturing, and Customer Focus. A Day In The Life Typically Includes: Providing leadership on the operating floor and striving for compliance in safety, health, environmental, and quality Coaching, training, and developing operations personnel in safety, quality, production, problem-solving, and technical and interpersonal communication skills Addressing key issues & concerns and interacting with employees from other departments to ensure quality, on-time production Safety & Culture: Ensure all employees are working in a safe manner by developing a culture for where employees address unsafe conditions, unsafe behaviors and participate and make suggestions for improvement; Identify safety gaps and self-initiative corrective actions Be a change agent and actively promote safety activities and participation within the safety organization Strictly adhere to plant safety, housekeeping, and quality efforts Exemplify and advance the application of MBM® culture Operations Excellence: Utilize all available resources to ensure the product meets or exceed customer expectations Ensure best practices are being followed for minimization of waste at machine centers Track continuous improvement opportunities where performance issues are apparent and provide leadership/action plans for gap closure; follow up as required Identify repairs needed at machine centers and create work requests for completion; follow up as required Performance Management: Plan, assign and direct work for all hourly production employees and determine shift staffing needs; appraise performance and provide feedback as needed; assist in resolving complaints; hold employees accountable as needed; communicate issues and results on a daily basis Expected knowledge, skills and abilities to include: Problem solving/root cause analysis; leadership and interpersonal skills; ability to motivate teams to exceed expectations; clear communication, planning and organization skills; sense of urgency, accountability and customer focus; ability to work effectively in cross-functional team environment; and the desire to advance in responsibility within the manufacturing arena   Primary responsibilities: Ensure all employees are working in a safe manner. Exemplify and drive MBM® culture. Ensure quality standards are met on a continuous basis. Ensure best practices are being followed for minimization of waste at machine centers. Engage in continuous improvement opportunities and provide leadership/action plans for gap closure. Lead plant safety, housekeeping, and 6S efforts.  Partner with the reliability and maintenance team to ensure machines are maintained to specifications Plan, assign and direct work for all hourly production employees; appraise performance and provide feedback as needed; assist in resolving complaints; hold employees accountable as needed; pro-actively communicate issues and results on a daily basis. If you are not familiar with the Corrugated Industry, check out these videos: Georgia-Pacific: How Corrugated Boxes are Made Georgia-Pacific: Corrugated What You Will Need? Basic Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent At least 2 years experience supervising employees within a manufacturing, production, industrial or military environment. Availability to work weekends, holidays, and overtime when needed Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations with or without reasonable accommodation. Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word (to write business correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting, simple formulas) and Outlook (for internal and external correspondence)   What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications:   Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing, business, or engineering Experience working in corrugated manufacturing At least 5 years of experience supervising employees within a manufacturing, production, industrial or lead experience within the paper industry Experience leading an employee training/development program in an industrial manufacturing environment Experience working with KIWI application       Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal  
Georgia-Pacific La Mirada, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Georgia-Pacific is seeking qualified professionals to consider for the  Production Superintendent  position at our La Mirada, CA facility.  La Mirada is located outside of Los Angeles in Los Angeles County and bordering Orange County.  It is only ten minutes from area attractions like Disneyland, and a short drive from area beaches.  The La Mirada plant employs around 100 employees. A Day In The Life Typically Includes: Create an environment where the team achieves zero incidents in Environmental, Health, and Safety Lead and foster a safety culture that values risk identification and personal ownership, through a principle-based approach Create an environment where the team participates in risk reduction Develop process and systems which allow the shift leaders to succeed Lead and supervise Production Supervisors for Corrugator, Converting and Shipping departments. Lead, mentor, supervise, coach and develop hourly and salaried employees utilizing the MBM Guiding Principles and Operations Excellence tools to improve capability and performance Ensure that individual roles, responsibilities, and expectations (RR&E’s) are aligned with plant and organizational goals to assure maximizing real long-term value for the company Assure all team members have a development plan and are part of succession planning Assure certification process leads to success within the product stream  Hold team and individuals accountable for operating strategies Create an environment that promotes transferring knowledge to team members  Lead development and implementation of Performance, Skills and Qualifications capability Lead and develop the shift capability leaders by helping them implement training in a consistent manner across teams Manage onboarding of new hourly employees for the department Interface with Manufacturing Engineers and other team members, to identify and address performance gaps Collaborate with Production Supervisors and Business Leaders to assure operator/technician performance gaps are identified and addressed Manage hourly staff scheduling exceptions Seek to resolve personnel issues in a union environment Stay current in best practices and be a continuous learner Work in a team-based environment and willingness to put the team first Challenge the status quo to facilitate continuous improvement Collaborate across roles, gather and share feedback  Apply problem-solving knowledge and skills   What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: Knowledge of Root Cause Analysis techniques Previous experience in a continuous process manufacturing environment Experience with financial analysis/economic thinking around plant production costs Experience with reliability concepts (ex. asset strategies) Experience in a supervisory role with multiple direct reports Experience with promoting and leading a safe working environment and leading safety Previous experience using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)  What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or higher At least 3 years of leadership experience (to include coaching, developing and providing performance reviews). Experience with statistical analysis Knowledge of adult learning principles Experience in union relations Experience with Ownership Based Work Systems            Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal
Georgia-Pacific La Mirada, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Georgia-Pacific is seeking an experienced  Quality Specialist  to join our team in  La Mirada, CA .  As a member of the plant leadership team, the Quality Specialist partners with the operations and commercial teams to ensure we are able to produce and deliver corrugated boxes that meeting our customers' needs.  Want to learn more about the Corrugated Business at Georgia-Pacific: Georgia-Pacific:  How Corrugated Boxes are Made Georgia-Pacific:  Corrugated www.gppackaging.com   A Day In the Life Typically Includes: Interface with internal and external customers to assure quality expectations are met. Track, monitor and report to leadership on quality performance. Lead quality training initiatives for employees. Lead quality process improvements within the facility. Facilitate team meetings to improve the quality process. Foster a culture of continuous improvement to improve process control, quality yields and reduce defects. Be part of the leadership team that drives safety performance within the facility. Champion Product Stewardship Food Safety process. Assure vendors are meeting our material specifications. Administer corporate computer systems involving plant floor data collection and customer complaints. What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: At least 2 years’ experience managing quality and process improvements within a manufacturing or production environment. Statistical Process Control experience  Root Cause Analysis and Process Mapping Experience with managing and maintaining customer relations through written follow-up including, but not limited to, corrective action documentation  Experience with third-party quality audits.      Experience with the development of Standard Operating Procedures. What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: Green Belt Certification Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or other technical disciplines. Experience in Lean Manufacturing. Corrugated Packaging Industry experience. Experience with Safe Quality Food (SQF) and /or British Retail Consortium (BRC).           Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal
Georgia-Pacific Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Are you a goal-orientated and safety driven individual with mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial environment? If so, we may have the job for you. Our packaging facility in Santa Fe Springs, CA is looking for a Maintenance Mechanic. A Day In The Life Typically Includes: • Helping meet or exceed production, waste, and quality goals through a quality maintenance program • Troubleshooting electrical and mechanical problems and repairing and maintaining all equipment in accordance with plant policies and procedures • Installing and repairing mechanical drives, chains, sprockets, gears, belts, and couplings • Reading and interpreting mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics • Using micrometers, calipers, tachometers, and dial indicators for precision measuring • Calibrating process instruments What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: • High School Diploma or GED • At least two (2) years of industrial maintenance experience or industrial military experience • Experience troubleshooting bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes and conveyors • Experience working with hydraulic & pneumatic systems • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day • Experience in mechanical fabrication and repair • Willing and able to work in high and/or confined spaces What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: • Experience working in the corrugated packaging industry • Experience working with 480-volt motors • Experience reading technical drawings and schematics • Experience programming PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers)   San Francisco Bay Packaging in San Leandro is a corrugated packaging facility that manufactures standard corrugated containers, as well as many specialty packaging products. We specialize in produce, poultry, and bulk containers. To learn more about our Packaging division, please visit: www.gppackaging.com   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.         Jiro Yamamoto  Team SoCal
$15.00 hourly
Georgia-Pacific Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Oct 09, 2018
Full time
Do you enjoy working as a team member and take pride in accomplishing production excellence? Then don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity! Georgia-Pacific is looking for safety-oriented and efficient General Laborer team members at our Santa Fe Springs, CA facility. This is an entry-level position that leads to an amazing career as a member of a close-knit team dedicated to safely supporting machine operators with the production and delivery of high-quality corrugated packaging for our many valued customers. Successful candidates for this role must be available to work any shift, as well as overtime, weekends and holidays. Wages starting at $15 an hour. A Day in the Life Typically Includes: • Sharing team goals and managing job assignments • Organizing final products for shipping and distribution • Performing basic preventive maintenance on machines and equipment • Completing general housekeeping duties to maintain a continuously safe and clean teamwork environment What do you need? Basic Qualifications: • High School diploma or GED • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed • Willing and able to work in a loud/noisy, hot, humid, dusty, greasy, and high volume environment • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling • Willing and able to work eight (8) hours a day and up to twelve (12) hours a day What would put you ahead? Preferred Qualifications : • One (1) or more years of experience working in a manufacturing or industrial environment • Previous experience working with a forklift or clamp truck • Previous experience working in the corrugated industry Why Work For GP? • A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness       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.         Jiro Yamamoto Team SoCal