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General Labor - $21.78/hr + $1500 in Bonuses


Position Title: 

General Labor


Pay Rate:



Sign On Bonus:

$500 after working 30 days

$500 after 6 months

$500 after 1 year


Category / Shift:

Hourly / Full-Time


Physical Location:

International Paper - Beaverton Bag

5800 SW Western Ave

Beaverton, OR 97005


Job Overview:

Entry-level general labor/baler position at Beaverton Bag Plant with a wide variety of internal growth opportunities. We are looking for a motivated individual who is looking for a long term career in a fast-paced production environment. Our workplace requires individuals who are safety minded, mechanically inclined and understand the needs of the business while maintaining focus on customer satisfaction, quality and productivity. The primary function of the baler is to move and palletize pre-wrapped bundles of paper bags at the end of a bag production conveyor line.


Candidate Must Be Able to Work the Following Shifts:

Day Shift – 7:00am – 3:00pm

Swing Shift – 3:00pm – 11:00pm

Graveyard Shift – 11:00pm – 7:00am


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including holidays, vacation and 2 floating holidays per year
  • Applicable shift differential and overtime pay
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k matching program
  • Medical, dental and vision
  • Life & disability insurance
  • Unionized facility: Requires Union Dues & Initiation Fees


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Follow production order to stack 10-50 pound bundles on pallets
  • Utilize vacuum lift to move heavier bales from the discharge conveyor to pallets
  • Wrap bundles using paper gum tape
  • Occasional use of manual pallet jack
  • Sorting and lifting pallets
  • Baling 3-5 machine lines per shift
  • General housekeeping duties
  • Other duties as assigned

The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Work mandatory overtime as required and occasional Saturdays
  • Wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), such as, but not limited to, hearing protection, safety glasses, gloves, and safety steel toed shoes
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life insurance and short term/long term disability

The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities

The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the plant, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 120 years. Join our team and you’ll see why our team members say they’re Proud to be IP.


The Culture You Will Experience:

International Paper promotes employee well-being by providing safe, caring and inclusive workplaces. You will learn Safety Leadership Principles and have the opportunity to opt into Employee Networking Circles such as IPVets, IPride, Women in IP, and the African American ENC. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly diverse culture.


The Company You Will Join:

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2021 were $19.4 billion. In Russia, we have a 50/50 joint venture, Ilim Group, the country's largest integrated manufacturer of pulp and paper. Additional information can be found by visiting


International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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Beaverton, OR, US, 97005

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  May 10, 2024

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