International Paper Converting General Helper in SAVANNAH CONTAINER, Georgia

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.

The Savannah Container (Box) Plant is looking to fill the position of Converting General Helper in our Converting Department starting at the probationary rate of $16.16. Qualified applicants must be highly motivated, engaged, care about safety and take pride in their quality of work and productivity.

Applicants must be willing to work weekly rotating shifts up to 12 hours per day, including holidays, weekends and overtime as needed, and efficiently and effectively operate the converting machine to produce quality boxes for our customers. Additional responsibilities and skills include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting and following the directions of the machine operator

  • Maintaining a clean work environment

  • The ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, instructions and procedure manuals, and maintain quality standards

  • The ability to utilize basic math and read a tape measure

  • Effectively communicate with both operators and management to solve problems and actively participate in reducing waste

  • The ability to work with minimal direct supervision to hit production goals

  • The ability to continuously stand, lift up to 50 lbs., work in various temperatures, and frequently twist and bend

  • The ability to operate or train to operate a forklift

  • Must be willing and have the ability to transition to the Shipping or Corrugator Department if required


  • High school diploma preferred

  • 1- 2 years work experience in manufacturing as a machine operator preferred

International Paper offers an excellent benefits package that includes:

  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Paid holiday

  • Paid vacation

  • Life insurance

  • 401K with company match

  • Pension

Selected applicants must successfully complete pre-employment screening including an assessment test, physical and drug screen, background investigation, reference checks, and the requirements of the Immigration Reform Act.

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