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Forklift Operator




Position Title: 

Forklift Operator


Pay Rate:

19.58 plus shift premium


Sign on Bonus:    

$500 after 30 days,

$500 after 6 months,  



3rd Shift - Hourly Full-Time (11pm-7am – Monday-Friday) and some Saturdays

2nd Shift - Hourly Full-Time (3pm-11pm – Monday-Friday) and some Saturdays


Physical Location:

3461 Wall Triana Hwy., SW

Huntsville, AL 35824



The Job Requirements and Job You Will Perform:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Education or equivalent work experience
  • Experience in manufacturing environment
  • 3-5 years of Fork Truck/Industrial Truck Operator Experience Preferred
  • Experience loading and unloading product in trailers
  • Experience with completing necessary paperwork for shipments
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Individuals must be willing to work overtime and weekends as needed
  • Individuals must be willing work in a non-climate environment; exposed to heat and cold


The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Ability to safely operate forklift while moving materials throughout the facility.
  • Follow handling of product procedures to eliminate damage to product while on the forks and in transit.
  • Must have some basic knowledge of computer in order to create bill of lading as well as invoice shipments


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:

  • Stable work environment
  • 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

This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper’s team at our Huntsville Alabama Sheet Feeder Plant.  The Huntsville location produces corrugated sheeting to customer specifications and prides itself on being a top producer while maintaining a great safety record and a team 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. 


Huntsville, AL, US, 35824

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Dec 2, 2022

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