International Paper Palletizer Operator in ST LOUIS CONTAINER, Missouri

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.

We are looking for motivated individuals who are capable of performing a multitude of functions in a flexible, fast-paced production environment. Our workplace requires individuals who understand the needs of the business while maintaining a focus on safety, customer satisfaction, quality and productivity.

Successful candidates must be available to work 2nd Shift (3pm-11pm), Weekends & Overtime when necessary. At times, employees are required to work overtime without notice. The facility is not climate controlled. Hearing, eye protection and steel toe safety shoes are required.

The Palletizer/Bander Operator is responsible for all aspects of preparing finished product for storage and/or shipping. Starting hourly rate is $17.00/Hr, after 90 Day Probabtion pay will increase to $20.21/hr + $0.33 shift differential is added.

These activities include but are not limited to:

  • Complies with established job safety practices, policies, and procedures as specified in plant, including: PPE, ZES, PIT/PED safety

  • Performs duties as required to insure compliance with the plants quality standards

  • Operate forklift to transport materials as needed

  • Stages and maintains packaging materials and follows correct packaging/banding procedures

  • Must have strong organizational skills to be able to prioritize duties to keep the conveyor lines moving

  • Must perform routine maintenance and general housekeeping

  • To be able to safely load poly-strapping

Individuals must possess the following qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred

  • Desire and motivation to work in a team-based environment

  • Ability to accurately use and read measuring devices

  • Good Communication Skills required

  • Organized and pays attention to detail

  • Computer literate

  • Lift truck experience preferred, but not required.

  • Must be able to handle repetitive motions frequently and be able to lift up to 50lbs occasionally.

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.