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Doublebacker Operator

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Eighty Four, PA, US, 15330

Company: International Paper

International Paper - Eighty Four, PA has a Corrugator Doublebacker position available in our corrugated manufacturing facility.  This is in a manufacturing environment and the positions are available from 3pm – 11pm. Candidates must successfully complete an operations test, drug screening and background/employment verification.

Responsible for all activities associated with running the double-backer including setup, operation, cleanup, and recommending improvements to operations.


  • Set up bridge guides and glue station in accordance with proper setup techniques.
  • Check wet end lineups to verify correct roll stock is received and used.
  • Put rolls of paper in roll stands ensuring proper size and grade of paper to be run and make splices and paper changes as necessary.
  • Make adjustments during runs for tension, alignment, adhesion, and warp control.
  • Trim only the necessary amount of paper from the rolls when preparing for splices.
  • Remove roll stock from the machine when necessary and mark the proper size, grade, diameter, and lineal footage on the roll and place core plugs in each end of the butt rolls.
  • Maximize the utilization of equipment by operating the double-backer at available capacity and speed in line with those of the corrugator.
  • Clean starch pans, metering rolls, and glue rolls when necessary.
  • Keep the doublebacker area clean.
  • Complete necessary reports in an accurate and timely manner, including but not limited to:  Production Data, Machine Operational Status, Safety Data, Quality Data.
  • Turn in maintenance work orders to supervisor for needed repairs.  Be proactive in the maintenance of equipment.
  • Take all paper off of cores of stub rolls.
  • Assist the Corrugator Operator as necessary.
  • Assist in the training of dry end personnel.
  • Adheres to production schedule.  Makes recommendations for optimizing the schedule to meet cost, quality and service goals.  Reports any unusual scheduling issues to Supervisor.


  • Previous manufacturing environment (desirable)
  • Fork truck experience (desirable)

We offer competitive wages and a good benefit package that includes:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Eye
  • Life insurance
  • Pension
  • 401(k) with matching
  • Paid time off
  • and more

Apply on-line at under the careers tabs.

We are looking for a few new members to join our winning team.  You may be the one that we are looking to hire.  Apply today!

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/ Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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