Georgia Employer MACHINE OPERATOR / 2ND SHIFT - JONESBORO, GA - 119 in Tyrone, Georgia

Job ID: 119568Georgia MasonrySupply is a division of the Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG). APG is North Americas leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 40states and 5Canadian provinces through a network of over 165 operating locations and more than 5,000 employees.SummaryThe Machine Operator will operate plant machinery as directed while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures to produce a superior product.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesRead job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirementsSet stops or guides to specific lengths as indicated by scale, rule, or templatesObserve machine operation to detect product defects or machine malfunctionReview product for inconsistencies or abnormal appearance assuring product meets quality requirementsPerform routine machine maintenanceAssist other operators to set up machines and any other necessary tasks to adhere to deadlines and completion of productMake sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned areaFill in when additional help is neededOther duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as neededQualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.Requirements / Education / ExperienceHigh school diploma/equivalent; or at least 1 month of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experienceAbility to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manualsAbility to be a self-starter and work independentlyMust have leadership skillsAbility to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimalsHave the ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram formAbility to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situationsExperience working with Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, etc.Maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignmentsPhysical RequirementsWhile performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of timeMust have the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.Able to work a flexible scheduleWhat Oldcastle Offers YouA culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotionHighly competitive base payComprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programsGroup retirement savings programHealth and wellness programsAbout OldcastleOldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North Americas largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If youre up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!Follow Oldcastle Careers onFacebook,Twitter,Instagram,Google ,Pinterest,WordPress (Career Blog)andLinkedIn!Georgia Masonry Supply is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.EOE/Vet