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New Hire ($18.00)

Date: Jul 8, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28208

Company: International Paper

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.


International Paper is currently recruiting for New Hires at our Charlotte Container facility located at 5419 Hovis Road.   


 Successful candidates must be available to work 2nd or 3rd shift

  • Must be willing to work in a fast-paced environment with no air conditioning/heat
  • Weekend work and overtime as required
  • Starting pay is $18.00/ hour with a full benefit package


Openings are entry-level positions in the Converting and Corrugator departments.


  • Assists operators in processing corrugated sheets according to written specifications/diagrams and prepares product for the next operation.
  • Obtains required waste dunnage for top and bottom protector sheets for units and load tags for order identification.
  • Must be able to lift/mount print plates, cutting dies and ink buckets weighing up to approximately 50 pounds. Must be able to safely use wrenches for setting pull collars and slotting/scoring heads.
  • Constant standing, walking and reaching at or below shoulder level, frequent twisting, bending and lifting from the ground, repetitive lifting up to 20-50 pounds.
  • Assist in clearing machine jams when necessary.
  • Completes Helper’s duties when appropriate or instructed.
  • Performs the “Top Box per Unit” quality check by folding up a box in the open position and checking for quality defects such as; glue joint, print quality, correct folding of all scores, and quality of board.



  • Responsible to the department supervisor for the quality and quantity of work produced.
  • Will be trained to operate the Stacker, Double Backer, & Fork Lift
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds and safely use some tools.
  • Assist other machine areas in jam removal and roll preparation.


Constant standing and walking in a hot and humid environment


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. 

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte