Share this Job

Material Handler & Industrial Cleaning Technicians Job

DATE: Oct 21, 2021

LOCATION: Newark, Ohio, United States

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Do you want FREE Medical, Dental & Prescription Premiums, Great PAY & Paid Lunches?? Do you want to be part of a world class organization, and be proud of where you work?

We are looking for candidates who are dedicated, hard working and excited to working in manufacturing!

We want you to come work with us at Tectum in Newark, Ohio!!


Tectum, a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries and one of eleven North American plants, is looking for reliable Material Handlers & Industrial Cleaning Techinicans to join our 1st (7am-3pm) and 2nd (3pm-11pm) shift teams.

Tectum is proud to have over 70 years of experience producing wall, roof and ceiling tiles.  We currently employ ~100 people who are involved in the manufacturing and shipping of our Tectum product. 

Desired candidates have pride in their work and are able to:

  • Work safely in a manufacturing environment (hot, cold, dusty, etc.). Safety is #1!!
  • Enjoy team work, hitting and exceeding goals and focusing on customer satisfaction.
  • Perform heavy duty work, such as removing and stacking finished board.
  • Attend training to become a certified forklift driver.
  • Be reliable and puntual, and be able to work flexible day time hours, including overtime and some weekends, as needed.
  • Be able to read & write in English.


Preferred Qualifications:   
  • Commited, focused & passionate about the work you do! 
  • Industrial work experience is a plus, but not required.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • We are a drug and alcohol free work environment 





Why Armstrong World Industries?


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.


Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, vision, prescription drugs, life insurance
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Product discount programs
  • 401k Match


About the Location (Newark, OH)

Our Tectum manufacturing plant, one of seven Armstrong ceiling plants in North America, employs approximately 100 people across 2 shifts who are involved in the manufacturing and shipping of our Tectum product.   With over 60 years of innovation and experience in reducing noise worldwide, our Tectum plant has the right product for your noise problem.


This position is located in beautiful and historical Newark, Ohio, the county seat of Licking County, 40 miles northeast of Columbus.  Licking County has lots to offer.  We have an abundance of parks including Newark Earthworks, the National Historic Landmark where visitors can explore 2,000-year-old geometric earthworks that served as both cathedral and astronomical observatories for the Hopewell Culture.   If you want to stay indoors, The Midland Theatre is a beautiful 1,200-seat theatre offers exciting and affordable family-friendly shows, legendary artists, world-class dance, and intimate stage-door performances.



Equal Opportunity Employer: Tectum, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets



Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.


AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to an AWI mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to AWI employees, or to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property. AWI will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. AWI will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.


AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. 


Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee. No other AWI employee is authorized to bind AWI to any agreement regarding the placement of candidates by Recruiters. By submitting a candidate to AWI, recruiters agree to be bound and comply with this policy.

Job Segment: Industrial, Database, Warehouse, Machinist, Forklift, Manufacturing, Technology