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Utility Person

Description: 

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. In Russia, we have a 50/50 joint venture, Ilim Group, the country's largest integrated manufacturer of pulp and paper. Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.

 

 

International Paper Laurens Container

  • Successful candidates must be available to work 2nd or 3rd shift
  • Moderate to heavy lifting and frequent bending
  • Weekend work and overtime is expected
  • Starting pay is $16.01/ hour (if Performance permits will raise to $19.35-20.35/hr. after 90 day probation)
  • .25/hr. differential for 2nd and 3rd shift (included in above rates)
  • Full Benefit Package
  • New Hire Bonus
  • Retention Bonus

 

Utility Persons fill in throughout the Converting or Corrugator departments in entry level positions.

Converting:

  • Works at the direction of the operator.
  • Obtains required waste dunnage for top and bottom protector sheets for units.
  • Obtains required load tags for correct order identification.
  • Makes ready the load former for production run.
  • Assist helper and operator in house cleaning work.
  • Assist in clearing machine jams when necessary.
  • Completes Helper’s duties when appropriate or instructed to do so.
  • Performs the “Top Box per Unit” quality check by folding up a box in the open position and checking for quality defects such as; glue joint, print quality, correct folding of all scores, and quality of board.

 

Corrugator:

  • Responsible to the department supervisor for the quality and quantity of work produced.
  • Operates the control panel for the down stacker.
  • Makes designated quality checks on all orders including checks for multiple outs.
  • Reports any non-conforming spec. to the Knife Operator.
  • Discards any waste generated from paper changes as well as any defects observed throughout the run. 
  • Moves plastic tubes into place to receive stacks of sheets.
  • Properly marks each stack of sheets with the correct identification.
  • Releases loads for the stock handler.
  • Maintains good housekeeping.
  • Reports any safety hazards and unsafe acts to the department supervisor.

  

Qualified applicants may apply at the State Employment locations or at www.internationalpaper.com

 

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.
[[Laurens]]  [[SC]]  [[29360]]

Location: 

Laurens, SC, US, 29360

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 24, 2022

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