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Material Handler - Production Operator 1 Job

DATE: Jul 14, 2019

LOCATION: Newark, Ohio, US, 0

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: Material Handler - Production Operator
Primary Location: Newark, OH
Relocation Offered: No

Employment Status: Full-Time Perm
Travel: None
Pay Grade: N/A


Required Qualifications:

Must be able to work safely on a variety of manufacturing equipment.

Must be able to perform heavy duty work.

Must be available to work at any time, day (including weekends) and rotating shifts.

Must be able to get to work on time and have reliable good attendance

Must be able to work in a manufacturing environment (hot, cold, dusty, etc.).

Must be able to work overtime if needed.


Must be able to read, write, and use measuring devices.


Must be able to communicate effectively with others, both verbal and written.

Must be willing to take training to develop process and quality knowledge.

Must be able to safely operate mobile equipment (Fork Lift Truck).

Preferred Qualifications:   
       Prefer candidates with prior industrial manufacturing work experience.    

Prefer High School Diploma or GED.

We are a drug and alcohol free work environment with the that expectation of all employees


Job Tasks include:

Take off and stack finished goods.

Perform quality checks on the boards.

Handle rework material when necessary.

Perform hand beveling, stacking boards, operate Parke and Diehl saws and spindle router and maintain a clean, safe work environment.

Assist with making changes on the line and perform various other functions while changes are being made.

Set up and operate end router in a timely manner.

Perform fabrication such as hand beveling, stacking and maintain a clean, safe 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, 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.

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