Reference : 578710

Entry Level Production Operators 1st Shift

  • Technical Production
  • United States
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 06/11/2020

Position description

CertainTeed Ceiling facility in Plymouth, Wi looking to fill entry level manufacturing positions on 1st shift. The 1st shift schedule is Monday – Friday 7AM – 3PM; OT as scheduled. Job details below.


  • Starting wage $16/hour
    • Eligible increase for successfully completing the probationary period
  • Comprehensive safety training program (defined SOPs and work instructions)
  • Career path development
  • All-inclusive benefit package includes but not limited to Medical (with vision), Dental, 401k with match, Defined Pension, wellness program, EAP

Under the guidance of the Shift Supervisor and/or Line Lead, the Production Operator is accountable for performing required tasks necessary to meet production goals on a production line in a team oriented environment.  This is done with an emphasis on the following:

  1. Employee Safety
  2. Product Quality   
  3. Production Efficiencies


  • Following all safety rules and rules as established in employee handbook
  • Follow standard operating procedures
  • Set up line following established equipment settings
  • Fills out maintenance work orders and assists Maintenance Technicians as needed
  • Maintains quality of product on production line by ensuring product standards are being followed
  • Continually monitor product, to detect and resolve issues utilizing WCM tools
  • Tracks and/or fills out metrics required to accurately close out production work orders
  • Aids in minimizing/elimination of process wastes- Transportation, Inventory, Motion, Waiting (Product or Resources), Overprocessing, Overproduction, and Defects using WCM tools
  • Maintain good housekeeping as established by Operator Duty Sheets and identifies gaps and areas for improvement
  • Performs Autonomous Maintenance (CILT clean, lube, inspect, and tighten) on production equipment
  • Maintain tools and equipment in good working condition
  • Supports WCM expansion by participating and adhering to requirements as established by equipment/area sustainment boards




•     Minimum of High School Diploma or GED



•     Previous work experience in Lean Principles or WCM (World Class Manufacturing) is a plus, but not required


•     Must be capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

Top Employer 2020