Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: June 5, 2020

Organization: Georgia Pacific

Location: Newberry

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 6 months of manufacturing, industrial, military or heavy equipment operation experience, OR a certificate or a degree in a relevant field, OR currently enrolled in a vocational program
  • Willing to work any shift (including rotating – days/nights), as well as overtime, some weekends & holidays as scheduled
  • Willing to work in a non-climate controlled industrial environment
  • Willing and able to perform tasks including lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
  • Willing and able to pull and lift up to 50lbs
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment, i.e.: safety glasses, hearing protection, steel-toed boots and other PPE as required by specific jobs


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 or more years of previous manufacturing or industrial experience
  • High School Diploma or higher 
  • Experience troubleshooting equipment in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in lumber or wood products
  • Mechanical experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment
Job Description:

Georgia-Pacific is seeking experienced manufacturing employees for our Lumber Multi-Operator role in our Prosperity, SC Lumber Mill. As a Multi Operator, you operate lumber production equipment on one or more machine centers. The equipment may include automated saws, scanners, bundlers, sorter trimmers as well as associated transfer fork lifts & lumber handling equipment. Additionally, you will be responsible for cleaning up debris in and around machines to ensure a safe work environment for all employees.

This position offers opportunities to advance as new skills are acquired and openings occur. 

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures
  • Learning to run Lumber equipment until you can run at production levels assigned
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Performing housekeeping functions to aid in keeping machinery functioning properly, to reduce hazards and maintain the appearance of the plant
  • Performing minor repairs to ensure machine reliability and escalate machine maintenance needs appropriately
  • Contributing to a team environment by cross training and filling in for other operators during absences
Application Process:
Apply on company website.
Employer Address:

191 Georgia Pacific Blvd
Prosperity, SC 29127
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.