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Mechanic Grade 1 - $2000 Sign On Bonus


Maintenance Technician ($30.14 - 36.02/hr) $2,000 sign on bonus



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. Additional information can be found by visiting


The ideal candidate enjoys collaboration and wants to feel part of a team in a learning environment.  We are looking for those candidates who are confident in sharing their ideas on how to do things safer.  Having interpersonal skills goes a long way within the International Paper culture.  You will be part of a supportive team to help you understand and meet the challenges of the job. 


Team members are responsible for the day-to-day safe operations throughout the plant.  Safety of our employees is our top priority. International Paper takes all precautions to provide all employees with tools needed to maintain a clean and safe work environment free from safety hazards.  We are committed to our employees and are COVID-19 sensitive to ensure all employees are comfortable working in our facilities. 


All employees must follow all safety rules and procedures and watch out for self and team member’s safety at all times.  Always use personal protective equipment (safety glasses, ear plugs, steel toed shoes & safety vest, others as required).  Must understand and carry out housekeeping standards.  Training on manufacturing equipment, safety and housekeeping standards will be provided.  Our employees work in a friendly productive team environment.  


Our Customers are critical to our success. Successful candidates must demonstrate teamwork and resolve issues effectively and professionally.


A minimum of 2 years maintenance experience in a high speed industrial environment dealing with mechanical systems and industrial electrical. Knowledge and skills that include AC/DC motor drives, machine wiring, relay logic, ladder logic and PLC troubleshooting are highly desired but not required. Must be experienced in areas of mechanical equipment, conveyors, motors, hydraulics, pneumatics. Knowledge of Corrugation Machines a plus. Possess the ability to read blue prints, schematics, diagrams, sketches. Proficient in operation of basic tools - including hand tools, power tools, welders, torches, etc. Hourly rate: $30.14 - 36.02/hour depending on qualifications, plus shift differential. Candidates must successfully complete skills test, physical, drug screen and background/employment verification. Benefit package includes health, dental, disability, pension, 401k, vacation and paid holidays. Shift is 12 hours (7pm - 7am), rotating work week, 4 days on (Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun) 3 days off (Tues, Wed, Thurs) with the following week the opposite schedule.



  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

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.
Saint Louis  MO  63120

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Saint Louis, MO, US, 63120

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  May 9, 2024

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