Production Associate (Off Shift/Swing Shift) (Morganton, NC, US, 28655)

Production Associate

Attention: The selected candidate will have a short training period on first shift but this role will ultimately be a 2nd shift position with the working hours of  4:30 pm to 3:00 am

                Candidates selected for interview will be required to take and pass a  Basic Reading & Math Skills test onsite.

Summary of Job Content:  

Safely operate equipment and perform physical labor to manufacture porous carbon in accordance to defined SOP's and quality standards.  Maintain a clean work environment. 

Perform any other duties, as required by the department supervisor or manager, to support department, plant and company objectives and/or goals. 

Core Competencies: 

  • Understand and follow instructions.  Read, write, listen, and communicate verbally. 
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work environment. 
  • Learn and execute specific tasks with minimal supervision.  Train new employees when required. 
  • Understand material grades and markings.  Assist with inventory control through the proper sorting and segregation of materials. 
  • Maintain an acceptable attendance record.  Understand and follow all company policies and procedures. 
  • Operate mobile and process equipment.  Perform physical labor.  Ascend and descend stairs and ladders; push, pull, lift, grasp, and pinch. 
  • Recognize and correct out of specification situations, and notify supervision. 
  • Correctly add, subtract, multiply, divide, and convert fractions into decimals. 
  • Effectively and efficiently perform autonomous maintenance on equipment as required. 
  • Accurately complete and interpret all required paperwork and process documentation. 
  • Know how and where to access operations manuals and specifications. 
  • Perform all work assignments in a safe and efficient manner and obey/follow all departmental and general company safety rules, policies and procedures. 
  • Demonstrate a high level of situational awareness, good housekeeping practices, and commitment to quality.


  • High School Diploma or GED 
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail 
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task 
  • Team oriented but can work independently 
  • Proactive owner of processes 
  • Commitment to safety (i.e., high level of situational awareness) 
  • Commitment to quality (i.e., SGL Excellence) 
  • Self Motivated 
  • Quick learner

Preferred Experience: 

  • 2-3 yrs industrial manufacturing environment 
  • Licensed fork-lift operator  

Routine Travel Requirement:  0%

SGL Carbon
Full time
Morganton, NC 28655, US
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