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Experienced Paper Machine Technician

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. Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.

 

Experienced Paper/Pulp Machine Technicians

 

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, a major pulp and paper producer, is seeking its next generation of Pulp Machine Technicians. Our Flint River Mill is looking to bring on hourly production workers to work full time in a High Performance Work System (HPWS).  Technologically advanced operations, leading edge training, outstanding benefits and employment with a community leader awaits you.  Rate of pay will be based upon experience level.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Minimum high school graduate, GED or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience one or more of the following areas:
    • Wetend Operations (Fourdrinier through the Dryer)
    • Stock Prep (HD’s to the Headbox)
    • Reel Operator
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, work as a member of a team, drive results, analyze complex problems, and situational leadership.
  • Safety leadership and demonstrated knowledge of industrial safety processes (lock outs, line breaks, confined space, etc.) preferred.
  • Must be:
    • At least 18 years of age
    • Eligible for employment in the U.S.

 

  • Must be willing to meet the following requirements:
    • Undergo a drug screen for illicit use of drugs as a condition of employment
    • Submit to periodic drug screens as a condition of employment
    • Work any shift and/or a rotating shift schedule
    • Work overtime on a regular basis and with last minute notification
    • Work holidays and/or weekends on a regular basis
    • Operate or work in industrial conditions: warm/hot, dusty/dirty, around hazardous chemicals, noise, heavy machinery or elevated working surfaces (with proper safety training and safety protection)

 

BENEFITS:

  • Family medical and dental, life insurance, short-term disability, paid holidays and vacation time, retirement and 401k savings plan. 
  • Starting rate > $30/hour depending upon experience, typical average wages greater than $85K/year.
  • On-site fitness center

 

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.
Oglethorpe  GA  310688425

Location: 

Oglethorpe, GA, US, 31068-8425

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jun 30, 2022

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