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General Helper - Production


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.


Savannah Container Box Plant is currently seeking motivated candidates for the entry level General Helper role at the rate of $19.01 for the first 120 days.  After successful completion of 120-day probation period, hourly rate will increase based on job performing.  Selected applicants are eligible for $1,000 new hire signing bonus.


Qualified candidates are required to produce quality packaging in a safe and efficient manner while promoting and maintaining a safe, clean and healthy work environment. 


Additional qualifications and duties include but are not limited to:

  • Working available fixed shift from 8 to 12 hours per day, including holidays, weekends, and overtime
  • Working closely with the machine operator to set up converting/corrugated manufacture machine
  • Having basic computer skills to receive and enter computer data
  • Having the ability to read a tape measure and utilize basic math skill
  • Having good communication skills to effectively troubleshoot and solve problems with other team members
  • Actively participating in a team environment or working with minimal direct supervision
  • Working with motivation and urgency to hit production goals
  • Complying with policies, work procedures and instruction manuals
  • Continuously standing, lifting up to 50 lbs., working in various temperatures, and frequently twisting and bending
  • The ability to operate or train to operate a forklift
  • The flexibility and willingness to transition to the Converting, Corrugator or Shipping department 


Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience working in a fast-paced, manufacturing environment
  • 1-2 years in manufacturing
  • High school diploma or GED


International Paper offers an excellent benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance, retirement savings and pension.


Candidates selected for further consideration are required to complete an employment aptitude test, interview, background screen and drug test.


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. 


Savannah, GA, US, 31415 STATE WIDE, GA, US, #

Category:  Hourly Job
Date:  Dec 4, 2021

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