Universal Forest Products General Labor in Moultrie, Georgia

Knowledge * Minimum 6th grade education or equivalent. * No minimum experience is required, but manufacturing or lumber experience is preferred. * Working knowledge of basic math. Skills and abilities * Ability to work in a safe manner * Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material * Ability to correctly read a tape measure and moisture meter * Ability to understand basic math and numbers * Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions * Demonstrate ability to use and operate hand tools and other equipment as required * Demonstrate ability to stack material properly * Ability to pay attention to surroundings * Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions * Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English. * Ability to work under immediate supervision * Ability to pass a drug test * Ability to work hours mandated by management Conduct * Safety conscious * Team player and goal oriented * Open to change and positive attitude * Committed to plant and company goals * Participates in Safety and CI programs * Punctual and reliable * Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

  • Moves and secures lumber products and other materials according to instructions. * Stacks finish products according to predetermine bundle sizes and/or customer requirements. * Labels material based on type, size and count, and following specifications. * Applies individual tags to material before/after treating/production * Uses a staple gun and troubleshoots equipment. * Bands, bundles and secures material, including attaching corner protectors and loading sticks. * Follows instructions for stacking material properly and according to company policy and customer requirements * Ensures correct quantities and material are strapped, labeled before leaving the work area * Maintains accurate inventory of tags and reports any problems or discrepancies to supervisor * Records production on production sheets * Maintains work area clean and organized * Assist other work areas moving material, loading and unloading material carts * Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings. * Performs other duties as required

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