International Paper (http://www.internationalpaper.com) is the world’s
largest paper and forest products company. Primary businesses include
paper, packaging and distribution related to a variety of end uses.
International Paper is a Fortune 100 Company with operations around the
We currently have eighteen openings for Manufacturing Management
Associates at our manufacturing plants in the United States. These
facilities manufacture corrugated packaging products for local and
national customers. Our current openings are in Biglerville, PA,
Eight-Four, PA, Streetsboro, OH, Morristown, TN, Bowling Green, KY,
Tampa, FL, Lexington, SC, Olive Branch, MS, Bay Minette, AL, Lithonia,
GA, White Bear Lake, MN, Fenton, MO, Carrollton TX, Bedford Park IL,
Santa Fe Springs, CA, Anaheim, CA, Beaverton, OR and McAllen, TX.
We are looking for motivated individuals who have minimal experience and
an interest in growing their career with a world class manufacturing
company. This position is intended to expand an individual’s knowledge
and skills through a variety of hands on manufacturing and general
business experiences and develop future leaders for the company.
Specific responsibilities include:
• Active participation in rotations related to manufacturing, customer
service, planning, maintenance, environmental, safety, sales, front line
supervision as well as other managerial and administrative functions
• Develop knowledge of key manufacturing metrics and their impacts on
the business; Seek opportunities to enhance performance to best in
• Leading special projects and development of solutions related to
safety, process improvement, quality, capacity balance, workflow,
planning and logistics issues
• Continue to develop and improve safety systems to include ownership,
communication, training, recognition, safety audits and behavioral based
• Lead teams of manufacturing personnel as appropriate
• Work with supervisors and operating teams to ensure continuous
improvement through manufacturing reliability tools; Facilitate task
teams to address performance gaps at facility
• Support and implementation of standard division systems and tools to
accomplish operating objectives.
• Assist in plant operations, troubleshooting, process improvement, and
equipment upgrades to achieve facility objectives
• Coaching, training and engaging employees on process improvement and
the impact on business results
• Assist Sales Representatives on customer interactions regarding
capability, product offerings, quality, systems and service
• Actively participate in leadership development opportunities as
As an early career professional, the successful candidate will begin
with appropriate experiences, assignments and projects. Upon successful
integration with the company and understanding of the industry and
business segment, the Manufacturing Management Associate will be
expected to take on more complex projects in support of the business.
This position requires a college degree (or equivalent experience) and
2-4 years of experience with a manufacturing company. Candidates with
experiences managing manufacturing teams and a knowledge of quality
systems are preferred Successful candidates will have process
management skills, a drive for results, command skills, ability to
manage multiple priorities, leadership skills, communication skills,
computer skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
Candidate’s ability to relocate is desired and translates to increased
opportunities for selection and advancement.
Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States.
International Paper offers a competitive salary and an excellent
benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life and
accident insurance, vacation as well as a 401(k) plan and retirement
savings account. This is a great opportunity to start a career with a
dynamic and proven manufacturer in the packaging industry.
Qualified candidates should express interest by applying online at
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
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