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Production Worker


Position Title:  
Production Worker


Pay Rate: 

Starting Rate – $21.33/hr

After 90 Day Probation – rate increases between $22.31/hr up to $26.84/hr


Hourly Full-Time 


Physical Location: 
5012 W 79th Street

Indianapolis, IN 46268


The Job You Will Perform: 
We are looking for motivated individuals who are capable of performing a multitude of functions in a flexible, fast-paced production environment. As a Production Worker in any position, we will train you on all aspects of your job and you can look forward to opportunities for advancement in your future.



Primary duties of a Production Worker in any position include, but are not limited to:

  • Following all safety rules and practices, including the lockout/tagout program on each piece of machinery they are qualified to operate
  • Operating production machinery
  • Operating touch screen controls to monitor the production process, and interfacing with a computer to enter data into various software platforms (such as work orders or other plant metrics)
  • Reading factory work orders, product spec sheets, and other documents to learn customer requirements
  • Consistent quality and count inspection of a product, which includes identifying and segregating nonconforming (reject/scrap) products and materials, and documenting and reporting all quality assurance checks as instructed
  • Safety operating a forklift to load/unload production lines, to transport and stage materials as needed (pallets, endclosures, PVA), or to assist with shipping as needed
  • Accurately completing time sheets reports, lists, and other records
  • Regularly perform scheduled operator preventative maintenance and general housekeeping responsibilities


The Skills You Will Bring: 
Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications: 

  • High school degree or GED (or equivalent experience) preferred
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment preferred
  • Prior experience in the corrugated manufacturing industry or food manufacturing industry highly preferred
  • Stable work history and good attendance record

We are looking for the following knowledge, skills, and abilities in a successful candidate:

  • Proven track record on safety and quality
  • Solid mechanical aptitude
  • Attention to detail and a focus on producing quality product
  • The ability to work with others in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Willingness to learn, including cross-training and filling in other positions as needed
  • Professional attitude and good communication skills


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:
International Paper offers a benefits package that includes health, welfare and retirement plans including Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-term Disability, 401(k) and/or Pension (where applicable), Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement), and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision and pets. 


The Career You Will Build:

  • Promotional opportunities


The Impact You Will Make:
We continue to build a better future for people, the planet, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 125 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. We have team members all around the world with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. These are our strengths. We are committed to creating a culture where all individuals are respected, valued, engaged and have an opportunity to do their best work every day. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly inclusive and diverse culture.


The Company You Will Join:
International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a global producer of sustainable packaging, pulp and other fiber-based products, and one of the world’s largest recyclers. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 39,000 colleagues globally who are committed to creating what’s next. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2023 were $18.9 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. 


International Paper complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact or (877) 973-3919.

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Indianapolis, IN, US, 46268-1662

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 22, 2024

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