Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Production Laborer

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Job ID 53760

SUMMARY

The primary objective of this position is to maintain the order and cleanliness of the plant and assist operators in safely producing a quality product.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain housekeeping in the assigned area of the plant
  • Assist with stacking seconds and hand stacking bundles as required
  • Operate sweeper and perform vehicle inspection
  • Monitor wrapper quality and assist wrapper attendant when re-wrapping and re-stacking shingles
  • Assist preparing seconds for storage and shipment
  • Monitor building maintenance and maintaining facility’s grounds, including but not limited to, snow removal and sweeping
  • Orders and maintains tools and supplies required to accomplish cleaning role
  • Painting of the facility and equipment as required
  • Assist in lace up for start-ups and after breaks, perform other misc. duties required by shift supervisor
  • Perform other related duties consistent with the nature of the job as directed by the supervisor
  • Participate in safety and good housekeeping programs established in the plant
  • Follows all safety rules and procedures
  • Notifies supervisor immediately of any accident, near miss accident or on-the-job injury when it occurs no matter how insignificant it may seem
  • Operates equipment only when trained in its use or are working with or under the direction of a qualified employee, and you are authorized to do so by your supervisor
  • Wear proper personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

The employee should hold the following abilities:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Knowledge of all finished products
  • Basic mathematics skills
  • Good oral and written communication skill

COMPUTER AND SOFTWARE COMPENTENCIES

The employee must be able to: 

  • Basic computer skills
  • Log into and navigate Owens Corning University (OCU) and accomplish required online training routinely 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

The employee should have the following:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalency required
  • Have passed lift truck training program and have a forklift operator’s license (preferred)
  • Some manufacturing experience is helpful 

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT

The employee should possess the ability to:

  • Ability to routinely lift to 40 lbs. without assistance
  • Ability to routinely lift to 80 lbs. with assistance
  • Work for up to 12 hours in extreme hold/cold manufacturing environment
  • Walk/stand on concrete floors continuously for up to 12 hours
  • Routinely ascend and descend stairs to enter work areas
  • Safeguard self with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – steel toed shoes, ear plugs, eye protection (glasses, goggles, and/or facemask) as necessary for task
  • Push/Drive floor sweeping and cleaning equipment or tools as necessary for housekeeping duties
  • Lifting and carrying (up to 40 lbs) from Auto Catcher to seconds re-wrap or recycle/trash receptacle.
  • Ability to rotate and work shift work
  • Ability to help with all line breaks and lace-ups

About Owens Corning  

Owens Corning is a global leader in insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composite materials. Its insulation products conserve energy and improve acoustics, fire resistance, and air quality in the spaces where people live, work, and play. Its roofing products and systems enhance curb appeal and protect homes and commercial buildings alike. Its fiberglass composites make thousands of products lighter, stronger, and more durable. Owens Corning provides innovative products and solutions that deliver a material difference to its customers and, ultimately, make the world a better place. The business is global in scope, with operations in 33 countries. It is also human in scale, with approximately 20,000 employees cultivating local and longstanding relationships with customers. Based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, the company posted 2018 sales of $7.1 billion. Founded in 1938, it has been a Fortune 500® company for 64 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com.

A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, we’ll empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact.

Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note:Applications must be filled out completely—incomplete applications will not be considered. Resumes are welcome, but are not a substitute for completing the application.

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