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General Labor 19.40/hr


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.


The International Paper Scotia Plant is currently seeking qualified applicants for Plant Production – General Labor positions. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to learn how to safely and efficiently operate production equipment while performing general production tasks, ability to read a tape measure, and interpret a variety of instructions given in written, verbal, or electronic forms. Candidate must be capable of proficiently utilizing test equipment, performing basic math calculations, inspecting product shipments for accuracy, and verifying the absence of manufacturing defects.




  • Reads job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements.
  • Hand labor such as stripping, folding, counting, taping, gluing boxes.
  • Stacking and counting boxes as they come off the back of various pieces of equipment in the Plant.
  • Sweeping and cleaning work areas.
  • Observes machine operation to detect work piece defects or machine malfunction, communicates observations to Operators, Supervisors and/or maintenance personnel.
  • Measures work piece dimensions with calibrated tape measure to determine accuracy or machine operation.
  • Ability to recognize non-conforming material such as damaged or defective items.
  • Inspects completed work.
  • Sets the “Good” example for others to follow.
  • Safe and proper use of basic tools and equipment, for example: hand bander, pallet jack, and small hand tools.
  • Basic work area setup with Supervision.
  • Discards scrap or defective pieces of waste into scrap containers or the Baler.
  • Feeds scrap into the Baler if needed.
  • Understands and practices all Quality Operational Procedures, Work Instructions, and Job Safety Analysis applicable with Job Description.
  • Complete required paper and Computer work.




We are looking for motivated individuals who are capable of performing a multitude of functions in a flexible, fast-paced production/manufacturing environment. Our workplace requires individuals who understand the needs of the business while maintaining a focus on safety, customer satisfaction, quality and productivity. Plant manufacturing experience preferred (hands on operation of industrial machinery/equipment). Corrugated industry experience preferred. Must be willing to work off shifts, weekends, and overtime as required. Mechanical aptitude a plus. Successful candidates will be required to learn the duties of assistant and/or machine operator and be prepared to promote to
the next position level when a vacancy becomes available. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. High school diploma or equivalent preferred



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.


Glenville, NY, US, 12302

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Oct 7, 2021

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