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Westrock Company Assistant Machine Operator - Cedar Rapids, IA in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

WestRock will be a company where each of us genuinely belongs, is respected and valued, and can do our best work, and where diversity, inclusion, and equity are competitive advantages.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking entry level Assistant Machine Operators at our plant located in Cedar Rapids IA. Starting Pay: $17.87 per hour + Full benefits after 90 days of employment + OT Pay. In North America, we are the largest paper recycler, largest display manufacturer, largest pre-print linerboard producer, 2nd largest producer of containerboard and corrugated packaging and 2nd largest producer of clay-coated recycled paperboard. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to working safe, demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment, a strong desire to learn manufacturing processes and operating complex machinery and have a desire to advance within the company.

How you will impact WestRock:

· Stacking product,

· Conducting quality checks

· Material set-up

· Maintaining a clean and organized workspace

What you need to succeed:

· Ability to operate various manufacturing equipment, follow specific direction, operate power hand tools, and other duties as assigned.

· Maintain a clean work environment.

· Ability to read a tape measure and have basic math and computer skills.

· Ability to work safely and comply with all safety regulations.

· Ability to lift, push or pull 50lbs, navigate stairs, stand, walk, bend, and kneel throughout the entire shift.

· Required to work daily overtime, weekend work and various shifts depending on your position.

· High school diploma or equivalent

· Military training and or Technical School preferred

What we offer:

· Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence

· Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

· A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and fundamental elements of the daily work