International Paper is the largest paper and forest products
company in the world. Primary businesses include paper packaging
and forest products for a variety of end uses. International Paper
is a fortune 500 company with operations around the globe. Our
Vision is to embody a diverse and inclusive culture where all
individuals are valued, engaged and contributing to company
success, ensuring that every work environment exemplifies respect
and dignity for each individual.
The driving force behind this evolution is the realization that
genuinely valuing inclusion and diverse ideas results in a better
work environment where diversity is valued and encouraged,
prompting a heightened level of collaboration and innovation that
results in a better business performance across the enterprise.
Our mission is to build and sustain a work environment that
embraces individuality and collaboration to drive exceptional
results, valuing different viewpoints and backgrounds driving
towards a common goal.
The Belleville, IL container plant is currently seeking
motivated candidates for positions in production to join our team.
Manufacturing experience preferred, but not required. Candidates
must successfully complete testing, interview, pre-employment drug
screening, physical, background check and employment verification.
Candidates must be willing to work off shifts (7-3, 3-11 & 11-7)
and able to work overtime with little notice. Starting rate for
entry level positions is $19.66/hr. Upon completion of our
probationary period rate of pay is $21.52.
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.
Factory team members are responsible for the day-to-day safe
operations throughout the plant. The production helper is used to
assist as assigned throughout the facility, to include feeding and
stacking at various machine centers and assisting with maintaining
housekeeping standards. Helpers assist operator in the set up and
production on the machine and ensures the quality of the finished
product produced at each machine center is carried out in the most
efficient manner consistent with company quality and production
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
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 Successful
candidates must demonstrate teamwork and resolve issues effectively
Our Customers are critical to our success. Successful candidates
must demonstrate teamwork and resolve issues effectively and
Successful candidates must also:
Be able to read a standard tape measure, follow written and oral
Be able to operate from directions or independently as
Demonstrate the ability to add and subtract all units of
measure, read, copy, count and record figures.
Applicants must be able to stand, walk and be able to reach at
or below shoulder level; frequent twisting, bending and lifting
from the ground; repetitive lifting. Must be willing and able to
work daily and weekly overtime, including weekends as business
International Paper offers a benefit package that includes
Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts,
disability ,401(k), Pension, Holidays and Vacation.
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer:
Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans