Manufacturing Operator

Position Description

Job Summary


CertainTeed is hiring multiple manufacturing operators to support the Norwood, MA plant manufacturer of colored granules and asphalt roofing shingles.


You will be a member of the Teamsters Local 25 union and enjoy a world-class benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, pharmacy
  • Pension plan
  • Paid time off
  • Hearing care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Disability, life insurance
  • and much more!

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  • Monday-Friday, Saturday or Sunday depending on production needs
  • Moving from a 2 shift to a 3 shift operation, 1st Shift (7AM – 3PM), 2nd Shift (3PM – 11PM), 3rd Shift (11PM – 7AM). During the transition you will be required to work a 12-hour shift (7AM-7PM or 7PM-7AM) until the transition is complete.

Work Environment:

Manufacturing plant is not temperature controlled; dust, fumes, and high noise areas >80db are present inside plant areas. This position may include outdoor tasks in a wide range of climate conditions (Heat/cold/rain/etc.). The Manufacturing processes involve granules, silica sand, fiberglass, asphalt coating, crushed rock, and polypropylene. Moving equipment such as fork lifts, genie booms and industrial sweepers travel throughout the facility.

Required Qualifications

Qualifications and Skills:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Basic proficiency with computers
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment

Additional Description

Safety & Health:

Follow the CertainTeed Health and Safety Rules, ensure safe operating conditions within the facility and provide key leadership to support the EHS initiatives. Proper use of PPE at all times. Maintain clean and safe working environment in line with the 5S philosophy. Facilitate and/or participate in safety training and safety committee meetings.


Ability to work a minimum of 40 hours per week, speak clearly so others understand, vision acuity to see details within a few feet of an observer, accepting of criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with potential stressful situations, sensitivity to other’s needs, and have a positive demeanor.

Company Summary

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall, and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. 

Legal Statement

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.


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Manufacturing Operator

Location: Norwood, Regular

Posting Date: 11/22/2022

Job Code: USA03248

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