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International Paper Location Helper in BELLEVILLE, Illinois

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 requirements.

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 Successful candidates must demonstrate teamwork and resolve issues effectively and professionally.

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

Successful candidates must also:

Be able to read a standard tape measure, follow written and oral directions.

Be able to operate from directions or independently as needed.

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 conditions require.

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

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