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International Paper Material Handler 1 in Des Moines, Iowa

Material Handler 1

Description:

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer challenging assignments and total rewards in countries around the world. When we say infinite possibilities, we mean it. Apply now and join a community that improves people’s lives, the planet and our company’s performance by transforming renewable resources into products people depend on every day.

Position Title : Material Handler 1

Pay Rate : $20.19/hr

Category/Shift : Hourly Full-Time (8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday)

Physical Location : 2800 Dixon Street, Des Moines, IA 50316

The Job You Will Perform:

  • Handle and maintain the flow of materials throughout the plant

  • Complete daily pre-start machine maintenance inspection

  • Complete sorting and deboxing of material

  • Move/stack pallets/materials on the production floor

  • Dump gaylords, totes and cages

  • Must be able to lift 25 – 30 lbs

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment according to plant housekeeping standards

  • Attend and participate in Plant safety meetings

  • Manage controllable costs through proper equipment, tool and consumable usage

  • Report any safety or maintenance concerns

  • Communicate with floor lead – maintenance issues, downtime, production issues, unacceptable or non-conforming loads, poor bale quality, or any other issues with material being handled

  • Adhere toPlant policies and guidelines

  • Other duties may be assigned

The Skills You Will Bring:

  • Must be 18 years of age

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States

  • Ability to work any shift as needed

  • Ability to work overtime as needed

  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently

  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the job

  • Ability to pay close attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to multi-task and work well in a fast-paced environment

  • Alertness, visual ability, and concern for quality

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent teamwork, cooperation and problem-solving skills

  • Process improvement mindset

  • On-the-job success in safety, attendance & quality of work expected

  • Ability to operate/monitor the following equipment: Hand Truck, Plastic Bander

The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

International Paper offers a benefits package that includes health, welfare and retirement plans including Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-term Disability, 401(k) and/or Pension (where applicable), Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement), and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision and pets.

The Career You Will Build:

Leadership training, promotional opportunities.

The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the planet, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 120 years. Join our team and you’ll see why our team members say they’re Proud to be IP .

The Culture You Will Experience:

International Paper promotes employee well-being by providing safe, caring and inclusive workplaces. We have team members all around the world with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. These are our strengths. We are committed to creating a culture where all individuals are respected, valued, engaged and have an opportunity to do their best work every day. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly inclusive and diverse culture.

The Company You Will Join:

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2022 were $21.2 billion. Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. International Paper complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact reasonable.accommodations@ipaper.com or (877) 973-3919.

Des Moines IA 50316

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Location:

Des Moines, IA, US, 50316

Category: Hourly Job

Date: Feb 10, 2024

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