Utility 1 Probation


Summit, IL, US, 60501-0907

Function:  Manufacturing
Audience:  Hourly
Work Arrangement:  On Site
Requisition ID:  62677

Utility 1 Probation

Pay Rate: Probation rate $20.54 after 60 days $21.54

Job Type: Full time /Overtime Guarantee

Hours: 7pm-7am

Night Shift Differential $1.00/hr.(11pm-7am)


The primary objective of this position is to provide production and housekeeping support to operations, shipping, and grounds. This position may be required to train and work anywhere in the plant to cover for production absence as needed for plant continuity of operations. Here’s a brief outline of this role…

  • Maintain housekeeping for the entire plant, including but not limited to, snow removal and sweeping. Indoor plant working conditions are impacted by seasons and the weather
  • Conduct finished product audits and inventories as required
  • Assist with stacking seconds and hand stacking bundles as required
  • Operate sweeper and perform vehicle inspection
  • Monitor wrapper quality and assist wrapper attendant when re-wrapping and re-stacking shingles Inspecting the quality of finished product

Assist preparing seconds for storage and shipment

  • Orders and maintains tools and supplies required to accomplish cleaning role
  • Painting of the facility and equipment as required
  • Assist in lace up for start-ups and after breaks, perform other misc. duties required by shift supervisor
  • Perform other related duties consistent with the nature of the job as directed by the supervisor
  • Participate in safety and good housekeeping programs established in the plant
  • Comply with all plants rules, safety regulations and corporate policies.
  • Notify supervisor immediately of any accident, near miss accident or on-the-job injury when it occurs, no matter how insignificant it may seem
  • Operate equipment only when trained in its use or working with or under the direction of a qualified employee/authorized to do so by your supervisor
  • Always wear proper personal protective equipment (PPE).


  • Ability to work independently
  • Basic mathematics skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Forklift operator’s license and forklift experience is a PLUS, but not required


The employee should possess the ability to:

  • Ability to routinely lift up to 40 lbs without assistance
  • Routinely ascend and descend stairs to enter work areas
  • Safeguard self with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – steel toed shoes, ear plugs, eye protection (glasses, goggles, and/or facemask) as necessary for task
  • Push/Drive floor sweeping and cleaning equipment or tools as necessary for housekeeping duties
  • Lifting and carrying (up to 40 lbs) from Auto Catcher to seconds re-wrap or recycle/trash receptacle.
  • Ability to rotate and work shift work
  • Ability to help with all line breaks and lace-ups

The Summit Plant is a 100% tobacco-free site.


  • Choice of 3 healthcare benefit plans, including an HMO, starting first day of employment
  • Wellness programs and incentive credits
  • Company paid life insurance and AD&D insurance
  • Company paid disability insurance
  • 401k with excellent company match
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Safety Boots & Coverall after 60days
  • Variable Incentive Program (VIP)
  • Paid vacation after 1 year
  • Adoption assistance
  • Employee & dependent scholarships
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Vendor discounts
  • Employee rebates

About Owens Corning  

Owens Corning is a global building and construction materials leader committed to building a sustainable future through material innovation. Our three integrated businesses – Roofing, Insulation, and Composites – provide durable, sustainable, energy-efficient solutions that leverage our unique material science, manufacturing, and market knowledge to help our customers win and grow. We are global in scope, human in scale with approximately 18,000 employees in 30 countries dedicated to generating value for our customers and shareholders and making a difference in the communities where we work and live. Founded in 1938 and based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, Owens Corning posted 2023 sales of $9.7 billion. For more information, visit www.owenscorning.com.

Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.