2600 West Park Drive 

Gainesville, GA 30504

Phone:  770-536-7272

Learn More About ATEX:  www.atex-spun.com




$500/6 Months & $500/12 Months


ATEX, Inc. is a privately owned, internationally successful nonwovens manufacturing operation. The ATEX vision is to deliver quality and technically advanced nonwoven rolled good products by focusing on research, technology, superior quality, employee development, product and workplace safety, and certified production processes to achieve the highest customer satisfaction and innovative solutions. The Company is continually striving for growth and success, while maintaining a strong, positive workforce.  ATEX is not a production assembly line operation.  Our production process is technical and automated.

Founded in 1993, the ATEX group has a management team with extensive experience in nonwovens technology and specialty performance fabrics.  ATEX is a leading manufacturer of spunbond polypropylene, meltblown and composite nonwovens for a wide range of markets and applications, such as:  Medical, Face Masks, Wipes, Industrial, Hygiene, Filtration, Automotive, Housing, Agricultural, and many more.

ATEX is seeking dependable candidates for Machine Operator, Lab Tech, Production Lead Operators, and Supervisor positions.  Cross training, overtime, and internal growth opportunities available.

We need individuals that will share in our vision with enthusiasm and a team approach.  ATEX has 80 employees, and while smaller in number, the company is large in capacity and potential!  

No experience needed.  Come motivated to work, learn, and be dependable, and we'll teach you how to be successful and grow with ATEX.  On the job training provided!

ATEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer, as well as a Drug Free Work Place.  Employment offers are contingent on a satisfactory drug screening and background check.


ATEX's production / shift processes run continuous operations 24/7/365. Shifts run on a 12 hour Continental Schedule, 8:00 am to 8:00 pm or 8:00 pm to 8:00 am, two week rotation (see below). 

Week 1 - 48 Hour Pay Period

Work-Monday, Tuesday

Off- Wednesday, Thursday 

Work-Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Week 2 - 36 Hour Pay Period

Off-Monday, Tuesday

Work- Wednesday, Thursday 

Off-Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Employees do not rotate between day and night shift with this schedule.   The Continental Shift allows you flexibility with your personal and family life  - you are off days during each week and every other weekend, you are off Friday, Saturday, and Sunday!



ATEX makes all efforts to promote within the company, allowing team members the opportunity to learn and grow.  All of ATEX's supervisors have been promoted from machine operator and/or lead operator positions.  

ATEX offers step positions between machine operator and supervisor positions that allow you the opportunity to continue learning.  We also offer cross training opportunities, with additional cross training pay of $1.00 per hour for time worked in cross trained departments / positions.

ATEX has team members that have been with the company since it began operations in 2000, and that came on board at each stage of expansion - 2008 and 2011.  We look forward to you becoming a valuable part of our team, and growing with ATEX!


Wage based on position, skills, and experience; paid weekly.

Starting Wage for Machine Operation / Erema Operator / Lab Tech - Continental Shift; and, Shipping & Receiving:

Base Rate  =  $18.00 per Hour

Following 90 Day Probationary Period  =  $19.00 per Hour

Night Shift Premium  =  $1.50 per Hour