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Machine Operator


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.


Employees are required to work in a safe and efficient manner to ensure production of the highest quality packaging while maintaining a safe, clean, and healthy facility. In addition, key components of this job include participating in identification of continuous improvement opportunities and minimization of plant waste while placing emphasis on working safely, complying with environmental standards, housekeeping and quality considerations.



Six months minimum experience in manufacturing preferred

Ability to receive and enter data on computers

Desire and motivation to work in a fast-paced team-based environment

Ability to stand on concrete floor for 8 to 12 hours/day

Ability to work rotating shifts, including weekends & holidays

Work around moving equipment

Ability to operate machinery or industrial equipment and systems

Wear safety equipment such as ear plugs, eye protection and steel-toe shoes

Ability to work in a drug free environment


Candidates selected for further consideration will be required to complete a computerized test on job related skills, a panel interview, background screen, drug screen, and pre-employment assessment.


ENTRY LEVEL RATE OF PAY:  $18.35/hour base rate as a General Helper up to $21.04/hour, plus advancement opportunities.


$1,000 signing bonus if hired!!!! 

Pays out in 2 installments of $500.00.


International Paper offers an excellent benefits package including health & dental insurance plans, life insurance, and retirement savings plans.


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. 

Richmond VA 23224 



Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Nov 16, 2021

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