GENERAL LABORER - KNOXVILLE (MASCOT), TN

Mascot, TN

Req #4913
Posted: 06/22/22

As a Fortune 500 company, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is an ideas and solutions company.  Our corrugated packaging business seeks to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds.  Our white paper business delivers Paper With Purpose by providing the highest level of customer service and operational excellence.  We have approximately 15,000 team members in more than 100 locations in the United States that strive to meet the local needs of our customers.  Our mission is to serve the needs of our customers, today and tomorrow, with products and services that exceed expectations for performance and environmental responsibility.

People • Customers • Trust

  

                              GENERAL LABORER – KNOXVILLE (MASCOT)


RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Will perform a variety of manufacturing tasks using production equipment to ensure steady workflow.  
  • Will need to perform minor equipment adjustments and ensure quality checks are performed before, during and upon completion. 
  • May stack boxes, clean areas of the facility or perform other general helper duties.
 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Successful candidate must be willing to work swing or graveyard, possess a high school diploma or equivalence, have a strong safety background, good attendance record, excellent team work and be a good communicator. 
  • Must be able to do pushing, pulling, bending, twisting and repetitive motion tasks.
  • Must be able to work overtime and weekends as needed.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

  

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Previous plant manufacturing experience, particularly within the corrugated or packaging industry is a plus.
  • Possess an understanding that temperatures and volumes of work may vary.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Must be willing to work closely on a day-to-day basis with other production personnel.
  • Ability to share ideas with others to solve problems of essential importance.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Thrive in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Work with a sense of urgency to reduce downtime of machines.
  • Strong verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.


 

All qualified applicants must apply at Careers.packagingcorp.com to be considered.

PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.