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General Helper


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.

International Paper, the nation’s premier producer of corrugated containers is currently accepting applications for hourly production positions at its Lafayette, Louisiana Container plant located at 204 Southpark Road.


We are currently seeking machine operators with industrial manufacturing experience.  New hires will start at $16.40/hr.  Wages will then increase based on the position assigned.  Successful operators’ compensation will increase with our top machine operators earning $24+/hr. Your compensation also includes generous benefits package including company subsidized healthcare for you and your family, paid vacation, 401k, and retirement plans.


We are a fast paced, industrial environment.  These jobs are rewarding, both personally and financially to people who work safe, like to run machinery at designed speeds, solve mechanical problems on the fly and want to be a part of a very successful operation.


Come join a winner and have a challenging career in an operation that rewards high performance and provides a stable work environment.


Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate and work well with others
  • Stable work history
  • Ability to work overtime/weekends
  • Fundamental computer skills
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to work rotating shifts in a 24-hour operation


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Recent manufacturing and/or recent semi-skilled trades experience


Successful candidates will complete an on-line application, interview, then pass a pre-employment test, drug screen, physical and background check. 


To apply go to www.internationalpaper.com – Search Jobs—search by location: Louisiana—click on General Helper, Lafayette, LA, US, 70508 – apply now



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. 



Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Nov 20, 2021

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