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Production Associate


Pay Rate:

Starting Pay: $20.00

Pay after probation (90 calendar days): $25.19



Hourly Full-Time – Must be flexible to work all three shifts, work 12 hours as needed, and Saturdays as needed.

Morning: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Swing: 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Graveyard: 11:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.



Physical Location:

660 Mariposa Road

Modesto CA 95354


The Job You Will Perform:

Set up and operate production machines or operate bagging stations to produce corrugated cartons for shipment customers. The General Labor position fills in where needed though out the manufacturing facility.


Key Accountabilities:

· Continuously feeds corrugated sheets into manufacturing machines, or stacks repetitively bundles of finished corrugated containers onto pallets.

· Runs the bagging station, which consists of checking loads as they come down the mainline, and placing plastic bags over loads to protect loads from weather damage.

· Fills fountains with buckets of ink (weighing 40 to 50 pounds) of required color or colors and adjusts the rate of flow of ink with finger screws, which spreads ink on anilox rolls.

· Review with the team the spec sheets before setting up the machine.

· Checks load bundles stacked on pallets for straightness of stacking as load clears machine line before moving to main line conveyor.


The Skills You Will Bring:

· Ability to work in a very hot/cold environment

· Ability to work around loud noises

· Constant standing/walking

· Ability to work Overtime

· Previous experience in a manufacturing setting

· Experience in the corrugated box industry preferred but not required

· Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as required.


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 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. 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


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.

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MODESTO, CA, US, 95354

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Sep 13, 2023

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