Plant Production Operator

Job Description This position requires operators to maintain board line continuity through effective packaging and stacking of the product coming across the line. QUALIFICATIONS: This includes but is not limited to: Safely operate equipment Maintain bundling tape stockpile Maintain area of responsibility Load bundling and Zipper tape reels Maintain the Equipment Properly set equipment to the proper width and length of the product being ran QUALIFICATIONS: Must be self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision. Overtime, nights and weekend shift work may be required up to 12 hours per day, 7 days per week. Must be able to lift and carry up to 35 lbs. Physically able to stand, climb ladders and walk for extended periods of time. REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or GED Ability to pass a background test Ability to pass a physical and drug screening Ability to thrive in a fast-passed environment Critical thinking skills To apply: you must apply in person. 10 Louisiana Street, Westwego, LA 70094 DUE TO THE VOLUME OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED, NOTIFICATION OF NON-SELECTION WILL NOT BE COMMUNICATED Company Description National Gypsum is one of the largest gypsum board producers in the world. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, the company is a full-line supplier, recognized in the industry for customer service and product quality. National Gypsum Company is a fully integrated manufacturer and supplier of building and construction products worldwide including Gold Bond® BRAND gypsum wallboard, ProForm® BRAND joint treatment products and PermaBase® BRAND cement board. Gypsum board is the company’s primary product, with approximately one-quarter of the U.S. market share. The company has 17 operating gypsum board plant locations strategically located near metropolitan areas. National Gypsum’s gypsumboard is marketed under the Gold Bond® BRAND. National Gypsum has six plants producing interior finishing products under the ProForm® BRAND. The primary product is joint compound which you may hear called “ready mix” or “drywall mud”. Cement board, marketed under the PermaBase® BRAND, is the company’s third business line. Cement board is produced in four plants, and is used primarily as an underlayment for tile walls, floors and countertops.