USG Corporation Production Operator (Mill) - Bridgeport in Bridgeport, Alabama

For more than 110 years, Chicago-based USG has been a leader in producing innovative, award-winning products and systems to build everything from major commercial developments and residential housing to home improvements. USG's nearly 9,000 employees are committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction and quality in everything we do. Our steadfast commitment to the company's core business values – innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity, efficiency and safety – have helped us become the company we are today. Our employees believe strongly in what we do – in fact, 92% of our manufacturing employees surveyed anonymously said that they would recommend USG products to a friend. And we take care of our employees. We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical and dental, paid sick days, and paid vacation and holidays. Plus, providing competitive pay and separate investment and retirement plans help secure our employees’ futures. Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate their 25th, 35th, and even 45th service anniversaries with us, providing a family atmosphere for those who make a career with us. Find out how you can join the team and build your career:http://www.usg.com/content/usgcom/en/about-usg/careers.html.

Position Description:

  1. Responsible for operating plant Mill equipment

  2. Responsible for identifying upset conditions and responding as to minimize safety hazards, quality deviations, equipment damage and delay.

  3. Responsible for operating front end loaders and dump truck.

  4. Responsible for performing some routine maintenance on equipment

  5. Expected to take an active role in all plant safety and continuous improvement initiatives, as required by supervision.

  6. Pay commensurate with experience.

  7. Able to work in a manufacturing setting in a safe manner and follow all plant safety rules and practices.

  8. Ability to recognize unsafe conditions, acts and hazards within work area.
  9. Demonstrates the ability to collaborate with co-workers in areas of safety, quality, production/maintenance, and understands importance of completing assigned tasks and their relationship to other requirements.

  10. Maintain a high standard for housekeeping within the work area.

  11. Some experience with process computers is preferred.

  12. A general understanding of continuous manufacturing processes, with the ability to visualize the process and its interactions, is desired.

  13. Proven ability to read, understand and draw conclusions from process trending/data is desired.

  14. Ability to make process adjustments.
  15. Read and complete documented inspection procedures.

  16. Follow instructions on operator basic care work orders to complete assigned tasks.

  17. Computer skills to review or revise documents in Microsoft Office Programs is desired.

  18. Ability to navigate Microsoft Outlook for work related email.

  19. Familiar with common hand tools and how to properly use them.

  20. Ability to safely operate forklifts and all equipment associated with driving the forklift.

  21. Pay commensurate with experience.

Job: *Operator

Organization: *Bridgeport-Mill

Title: Production Operator (Mill) - Bridgeport

Location: Alabama-Bridgeport

Requisition ID: BRI10190

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.