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Class A Shipping Lead

Position Title: 

Class A Shipping Lead


Pay Rate:




  • Hourly/Full-Time/ First Shift
  • Monday-Friday
  • Required OT
  • Some Saturday Work Required


Physical Location:

Griffin Box Container

330 Hudson Rd.

Griffin, Ga. 30224



The Job You Will Perform:

  • Following all safety rules and practices;
  • Keeping an accurate inventory of the finished goods warehouse; updating it weekly;
  • Entering factory work orders into the Lotus spreadsheet for use by the shipping supervisor in producing shipping load lists;
  • Assisting in the entry of shipments in the ship right log book;
  • Must have working knowledge of SAP operations 
  • Filing change slips and (HRMS factory work order) white copies of finished orders;
  • Directing second and third shift shipping crews;
  • Keeping accurate records of the locations and contents of trailers;
  • Tracking the next working day's first pulls, and making changes and adjustments as necessary;
  • Safely using a lift truck as necessary;
  • Training others in the safe use of lift trucks;
  • Filling in for the shipping supervisor as needed; and
  • Tracking fork lift and clamp truck inspections
  • Performing other duties as directed by the shipping supervisor.


The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Must have warehouse shipping background
  • The ability to perform the duties/responsibilities of the job with or without accommodation
  • The certified ability to safely operate a fork lift truck
  • The certified ability to teach the safe operation of fork lift trucks; the ability to read, write, and speak English
  • Strong computer skills is a must
  • The ability to accurately read a tape measure and ruler; the ability to use basic shop math; the ability to learn
  • The ability to give instructions; and the ability to follow instructions, ask questions, and work effectively as a member of a team.


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life & Disability Insurance


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. 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. 


Griffin, GA, US, 30223

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Sep 16, 2022

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