PPG Industries Production Operator in Gainesville, Texas

At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $15.3 billion in 2015. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visitwww.ppg.com.

Main Activities/Duties/Responsibilities:


1st SHIFT: M-TH 6:00 AM TO 6:30 PM

2nd SHIFT: M-TH 6:00 PM TO 6:30 AM

Both shifts could include additional shift hours either voluntary or mandatory as business requires - must be able/willing to work additional shift if MANDATORY.

Key Responsibilities: The Production Operator physically manufactures quality, powder coatings in support of PPG Industries, Coatings and Resins. The incumbent is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the facilities manufacturing equipment and the quality of the product at every step of the manufacturing stage while meeting all safety requirements.

Experience and Education:

  • Successful completion of all employment selection processes & experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English,

  • High School diploma or GED strongly preferred Functional and Technical Skills:

  • Must be able to operate a variety of industrial production related equipment, possess good math skills & mechanical ability, be flexible & willing to rotate work assignments readily & capable of forklift operation certification.

  • Strong oral/written communication skills and interpersonal skills are essential. Must also possess problem solving skills, be capable of making logical decisions; and be capable of working without direct supervision and be focused on details and specification tolerances. Success Factors/Functional Competencies:

  • Attendance; concern for quality, maintain work area in good housekeeping condition, initiative, ability to learn/job knowledge, adaptability, productivity & consistency. Teamwork, communication and attention to details are also essential.

Ideal candidates please log onto:www.jobsppg.comto begin the consideration and hiring process. Once logged into website when asked to "select location"... select GAINESVILLE, when asked to "select position" ...select GAINESVILLE PRODUCTION.

Upon successful completion of theEZ-APPcandidate may then/contact Carol Haralson, HR Dept (940-612-7305) to schedule/a time to complete theONLINE "SAM ASSESSMENT"- candidates must be able to read & comprehend English.

PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.

PPG Industries, Inc. offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may request a copy of PPG’s affirmative action plan by emailingppgaap@ppg.com.

To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity please see attached links:

http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprintposter.pdf https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/EO13665PrescribedNondiscriminationPostingLanguageJRFQA508c.pdf https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCPEEOSupplementFinalJRFQA_508c.pdf

Organization: *PPG

Title: Production Operator

Location: Texas-Gainesville-Gainesville

Requisition ID: 1600006223