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Machine Operator


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


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:  $19.09/hour base rate as a General Helper up to $21.76/hour, plus advancement opportunities.


$1,000 signing bonus for direct hires!!!! 

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:  Aug 18, 2022

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