Position Summary: OCC- Raw Materials Handler is responsible unloading, handling raw materials delivered to the paper mill, testing moisture content and prepping materials for manufacturing process.


  • Unload bales of raw materials from trucks and rail cars
  • Prep and feed raw material bales to conveyor
  • Stacking raw materials not immediately needed for feeding conveyor
  • Inspect OCC bales for contaminants and quality
  • Do moisture probe on bales

SECONDARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (This list is not all inclusive and may not include all duties assigned):

  • Keeping area clean
  • Performing other duties as assigned by supervisor


  • Ability to operate a fork truck and various tools.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to work shifts and additional hours as required.


  • Extreme hot & cold conditions
  • Highly concentrated hearing and visual alertness
  • Communicating with co-workers and drivers on an ongoing basis
  • Occasional carrying, reaching, bending, twisting, climbing, kneeling
  • Occasionally lifting up to and over 50 lbs.


  • High school diploma, GED Certificate or equivalent and a minimum of one (1) year manufacturing or warehouse
  • Fork Lift Experience