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Lift Truck Operator


What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.

We have openings at our IP Carson, CA plant. We are looking for motivated candidates who can perform all the essential duties and that we require that all tasks must be done while maintaining the highest safety, quality, and best practices.

Essential duties include:


  • Operating a forklift to move, locate, relocate, stack, and count merchandise.
  • Accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle.
  • Load, unload, move, stack, and stage product and materials using a forklift.
  • Maintain the facility’s equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion.
  • Daily basis to inspect and perform minor maintenance on the forklift or other equipment. 
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following prescribed work methods. 
  • Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety. Comply with OSHA and MSDS Standards.



Candidates must be able to and required to meet the following:

  • Work alternate shifts: day, swing or graveyard shifts
  • Work weekends, holidays, and overtime as required
  • Wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), such as, but not limited to, hearing protection, safety glasses, gloves, and safety toed shoes

The pre-hire process for successful candidates will include:

•             Aptitude test

•             Team interview

International Paper offers a competitive hourly wage rate plus applicable shift differential and overtime. We also have excellent benefits package that includes:

  • Health benefits: Medical and Dental, Vision, and Prescription
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k with Company Match
  • Pension
  • Shift Differential: 2nd - .22, 3rd - .28
  • Vacation
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Employee Development Opportunities


International Paper Company is an equal opportunity employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.


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. 


CARSON, CA, US, 90745

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Oct 19, 2021

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