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Pactiv Evergreen Production Associate in Canton, North Carolina

All Applicanats for this position must go through NC Works in Waynesville, NC to be considered. Please contact them at (828) 456-6061 to inquire about the process.

Pactiv Evergreen Inc.(NASDAQ: PTVE) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at

135 miles west of Charlotte, NC, 277 miless east of Nashville, TN, and 178 miles northeast of Atlanta, GA, Canton is the second largest town in Haywood County, North Carolina. It is located about 17 miles west of Asheville and is part of that city's metropolitan area. The town is named after the city of Canton, Ohio. The population was 4,227 at the 2010 census.

The Evergreen Packaging Canton Paper Mills is located in Canton North Carolina, in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, less than half an hour from the city of Asheville and its cultural benefits. It is one of the largest industrial employers in western North Carolina. Opened in 1908, Canton produces paperboard for refrigerated gable-top cartons, cupstock and uncoated freesheet for envelopes. The Canton Mill employs approximately 1000 team members and has played a significant role in the environmental and social history of the area. Started by Canton Mill employees in 1928 and completely funded by employees, Santa Pal is a tradition that last year distributed 600 food boxes to underprivileged families and helped clothe 500 local children in need.

Pactiv Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please call (847) 482-4320 or email

All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws.

Hiring Immediately!

Primary duties include:

  • Work safely in a high volume manufacturing environment.

  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with

procedures, rules and regulations

  • Collaborate and work well with other Team Members.

  • Comply with facility food safety requirements when performing work duties.

  • Ability to stand, lift, reach, bend and twist while performing tasks that are near, within and around machinery.

  • Utilize standard operating procedures to perform job tasks.

  • Utilize manual and lift equipment.

  • Use electronic barcode scanning equipment.

  • Learn, understand and follow “lock out/tag out” procedures as required per task.

  • Utilize hand tools to maintain equipment.

  • Maintain cleanliness of equipment and area by using specific tools and equipment.

  • Monitor production, while following standard processes and procedures to produce quality cartons.

  • Communicate well with other team members .

  • Complete required operational paperwork.

  • Assist with machine uptime by communicating maintenance issues.

  • Assist the business in capturing and reporting downtime information.

What you will need to succeed….

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • ACT WorkKeys Assessments: Reading for Information/Workplace Document & Workplace Observation

  • High energy

  • Ability to work independently and within a Team

  • Attention to detail

  • Desire for a manufacturing career

  • 2 years manufacturing experience a plus

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