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Production Associate - Lawton, OK

Date:  Sep 22, 2022

Lawton, OK, US, 73505

Company:  Goodyear
Job Req ID:  JR-40072300

Goodyear. More Driven.



Safety is our priority! COVID-19 protocols are in place, including mandatory face coverings, social distancing, disinfection stations, and others to protect our associates.  

For more than a century, Goodyear has led the industry in manufacturing innovative tires that deliver the highest level of performance for everything from passenger cars and trucks to airplanes, heavy-duty mining equipment, and racecars. We are devoted to advancing tire technology, applying our innovations to new products that deliver confident mobility for drivers everywhere. If you are looking for a challenging, yet rewarding career path, you will enjoy being a part of the manufacturing team. 

Goodyear Lawton is currently seeking Production Associates. Our production workforce supports the tire manufacturing process in various machine operations. Starting pay ranges from $18.12 - $19.99/hr. with increases at 6 months, 12 months and 18 months.

General Description: 

As a Production Associate, you will gain hands-on experience producing high-quality products in one of Goodyear's manufacturing plants.  You will also become familiar with safety, quality, and how to be successful in a team environment.  We encourage you to allow us to invest in your success as you invest in ours; apply today!

Requirements to become a successful candidate are: 

-          High school diploma or GED. 

-          Successful completion of a background check & drug test. 

-          Successful completion of pre-employment assessment. 

-          Job specific physical work capabilities exercises. 

-          Must be willing to work 12-hour rotating shifts, including nights and weekends. 

-          Ability to lift at least 50 pounds or more on a regular basis. 

-          Prior experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment preferred. 

What's in it for you: 

We offer a safe work environment, competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, prescription drug and dental plans, life insurance, 401(k), paid vacations and holidays.  On-going Training and further career opportunities. Approximately 75 percent of our career opportunities are internal promotions. Plant schedule includes 7 consecutive days scheduled off every 28 days.

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Previous manufacturing and/or industrial experience   
  • Previous experience as Production Associate in a manufacturing plant  
  • Additional education and/or certification in manufacturing   
  • Experience adhering to industry-specific safety standards  

Candidate Criteria:   

  • Self-motivated: demonstrates appropriate initiative with or without direct supervision   
  • Hard worker: someone who works diligently to get tasks done in a timely and safe manner  
  • Adaptability: the ability to make changes, and to be successful in changing environments  
  • Team player: an associate who can be counted on to assist the company in being successful  
  • Commitment to working safely  
  • Willingness to adhere to tobacco-free policy 

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies.  It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world.  Its two Innovation Centres in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Nearest Major Market: Lawton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

Job Segment: Industrial, Machinist, Quality Assurance, QA, Manufacturing, Technology, Quality

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