WestRock Company Entry Level Technician in Syracuse, New York
WestRock Solvay Mill is seeking Team Support Technician (Entry Level Operations Position) at Solvay NY. This position is entry level, and the right candidate will be taught skills needed to be successful.
Starting Hourly Rate is $22.24/hour and after probationary period $26.49/hour
How you will impact WestRock:
Knows and follows all safety, warehouse, and ISO policies/procedures
Inspects trailers for damage - inside/outside, prior to loading finished rolls of paper
Places jack stands and chocks in appropriate positions on parked trailers
Sweeps out railcars and trailers thoroughly
Makes sure packing material (dunnage) is available to keep rolls of paper in position while traveling
Makes sure finished paper rolls have correct placement and tightness of shipping bands to secure roll for traveling
Reviews customs and shipping paperwork
Outbound scaling / controlling dock activity (live loads, drop loads)
Communicates with spotters at beginning of each shift on what trailers are needed
Back-up scale admin for each shift
Corrects hold tags and reassigns rolls
Assists with physical inventory
Secures railcar and trailer loads
Enters drop loads into CMS
Helps with the paper machines during unplanned downtime
Utilizes various computer programs
Conducts proper shift relief
What you need to succeed:
High school diploma or equivalent and previous work experience.
Ability to successfully train and advance in the pay-for-skills environment.
Safety and quality-conscious work habits.
Above average written and verbal communication skills.
Effective interpersonal and team skills.
Must be computer literate with good understanding of Microsoft products and email.
Ability to climb stairs, lift 40 pounds unaided, read, respond to Mill signs & information systems, hear/respond to Mill paging systems, alarm, and warning systems
Tolerance for heat/humidity (summer months) & cold (winter months) environments
What we offer:
Corporate culture based on Integrity, Respect, Accountability and Excellence
Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential
A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work
WestRock (NYSE:WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock's team members support customers around the world from locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
WestRock is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strive to create and maintain a diverse workforce where everyone feels valued, respected, and included. WestRock does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.