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International Paper Technical Level I in MUNSTER, Indiana

International Paper Company, a leader in the industrial packaging industry, is seeking applicants for full-time Utility/Technical Level I Operator(s) in it's Munster, IN plant.

Successful Candidate(s) will report directly to the Production Supervisor for machine and cassette operation, unless they have been attached to shipping. The Utility/Technical Level I Operator is directly responsible for all aspects of inventory, cassette packing and supply movements in addition to machine operation as needed.

Responsibilities of the Position Include:

  • Responsible for departmental safety and must demonstrate knowledge of the lockout/tagout program on each piece of machinery they are qualifies to operate.

  • Responsible for arriving/leaving workstation on time and taking breaks when authorized. Responsible for continuously updating their responsibilities and tasks with their direct supervisors.

  • Must be able to safely operate a forklift to load/unload lines, transport and stage materials as needed (pallets, endclosures, PVA)

  • Primary duty of utility is to move inventory to machine centers or staging areas, assist in shipping.

  • Secondary duties of the utility are to fill in machine positions during breaks, vacation or employee absences.

  • Willingness to move from position to position without hesitation. Self motivated employee with ability to work independently with little supervision. Must be able to cross-train to improve performance.

  • Must be able to conduct, document and report quality assurance checks as instructed to include notifying supervisor of immediate quality issues. Utilities will assist quality department when necessary.

  • Operate touch screen controls and monitor process. Must be able to accurately enter work orders and perform necessary functions with Plant Metrics.

  • Must be able to safety and efficiently perform scheduled operator preventative maintenance and general housekeeping duties

  • Must be able to fulfill requirements listed in “General Requirements of All Production Employees”. Heavy lifting over 50/lbs. must be done with assistance.


  • Demonstrated work performance to be self-directed and self-motivated.

  • Proven track record on safety and quality.

  • Professional attitude and good communication skills.

  • Good mechanical aptitude, forklift and machine experience required

Prior to employment a background check and physical/drug screen are required. Compensation includes competitive wage, health, dental, life insurance, retirement savings plan, 401K, etc. This is a great opportunity to start a career with a dynamic and proven manufacturer in the packaging industry.

All applicants must apply on line at

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and Disabled