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Production Assistant


Position Title

General Labor


Pay Rate:






3 shifts: 7AM-3PM, 3PM-11PM, and 11PM-7AM



Physical Location:

Olive Branch Box

8301 Hacks Cross Road

Olive Branch, MS 38645




The Job You Will Perform:

  • Set up the machine according to machine specific procedures
  • Make necessary adjustments during  set up and run to insure quality work
  • Monitors quality throughout the production run
  • Complete the box Quality check required on each order
  • Follow all Lock out and Try procedures
  • Enter production data into computer
  • Keep machine from jam ups
  • Report significant and major mechanical failure to department supervisor immediately
  • Work in close proximity to electrical, hydraulic and mechanical energy sources
  • Ensures correct unit configuration per customer requirements
  • Count and stack finished product
  • This person will also be assigned to clean-up functions such as blowing down the machine, wiping off shafts, cleaning ink systems, vacuuming and sweeping the machine area, as well as picking up and shredding scrap.



The Skills You Will Bring:

  • High school diploma or state registered GED preferred
  • Ability to read factory orders, accurately read tape measures, gauges and other test equipment
  • Be able to work in a team environment and must be available to work available shifts, weekends, and overtime



The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life & Disability Insurance



The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities



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. 


Olive Branch, MS, US, 38654-4007

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Jul 28, 2022

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