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Experienced Utilities Technician


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 top utilities operators (evaporators, turbines, power boilers, recovery boilers, lime kilns, recaust, or waste and water treatment).  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. Average pay for team members is over $85,000 per year.





•Minimum high school graduate, GED or equivalent work experience.

•Five years’ experience or more in: evaporators, turbines, power boilers, recovery boilers, lime kilns, recaust, or waste and water treatment; preferably in the Pulp and Paper industry.

Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, work effectively as a member of a team, drive for 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

◦Wear required safety equipment

◦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)



Action Oriented

Conflict Management
Customer Focus
Dealing with Ambiguity
Drive for Results
Integrity and Trust
Learning On the Fly
Motivating Others
OrganizingPriority Setting 
Problem Solving
Process Management
Time Management
Timely Decision Making





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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Oglethorpe, GA, US, 31068-8425

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  May 17, 2024

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