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Area Process Manager- PM1


What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer challenging assignments and total rewards in countries around the world. When we say infinite possibilities, we mean it. Apply now and join a community that improves people’s lives, the planet and our company’s performance by transforming renewable resources into products people depend on every day.


Position Title:

Area Process Manager - Paper


Pay Rate:

$110,770 - $147,700

Multiple factors, including Individual experience, skills and abilities will determine where an employee is ultimately placed in the pay range.


Variable pay may provide additional opportunities for financial awards. This job is eligible to participate in IP’s short –term incentive plan.



Salaried Full-Time


Physical Location:

238 Mays Bridge Rd SW

Rome, GA 30165


The Job You Will Perform:

The Paper Area Process Manager will be responsible for planning and directing operations in our Rome, GA linerboard mill. This is to be done in accordance with cost control, quality, and compliance specifications for a 1,400 tons per day production integrated linerboard mill.


· Responsible for safety and wellbeing of workforce

· Assure compliance with all Safety and Environmental policies, procedures, and laws within the paper department

· Work to ensure machine exceeds goals for availability, acceptance, and speed

· Provides assistance and technical advice necessary to assist in the successful operation of the Paper Machine

· Communicate expectations and results with all salaried and hourly team members

· Conduct all safety, incident, and environmental investigations for area and administer discipline

· Manage the operating and maintenance budget for the Paper Machine

· Responsible for ensuring that all work is performed in accordance with Plant Rules, SOPs and Corporate Policies and Requirements

· Troubleshoot process upsets and recommend procedural and functional improvements

· Work to develop a five year capital and implement all capital projects on the Paper Machine

· Coordinate all outage activities with Operations Maintenance Coordinator and the maintenance team

· Promote a healthy, engaged, and diverse, workplace


The Skills You Will Bring:

· Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or related Engineering field

· Minimum of 4 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in Paper Production Operations

Key Competencies Include:

· Building Effective Teams

· Command Skills

· Customer Focus

· Managing Vision and Purpose

· People Development

· Strategic Agility


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

International Paper offers a benefits package that includes health, welfare and retirement plans including Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-term and Long-term Disability, 401(k), Company-funded retirement contributions, Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement), Student Loan Repayment Assistance, and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision and pets.


The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the planet, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 125 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. We have team members all around the world with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. These are our strengths. We are committed to creating a culture where all individuals are respected, valued, engaged and have an opportunity to do their best work every day. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly inclusive and 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 2023 were $18.9 billion. 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.  International Paper complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact or (877) 973-3919.
Rome  GA  30165

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Rome, GA, US, 30165

Category:  Manufacturing
Date:  Jul 5, 2024

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