International Paper Ink Technician in GRAND PRAIRIE BOX, Texas
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General Information: This position is a part of the Specialty Products Division and reports to the Production Superintendent in Dallas Texas. This is an hourly, full time position.
Background: This position is an entry level role in the ink manufacturing process at the Dallas site. Qualified candidates must be energetic, highly motivated & self directed. Candidates must bring a can-do approach. Must be dedicated, flexible (ability to work 2nd or 3rd shift), organized, computer literate and detail oriented with strong multi-task skills.
Key Functions: Typical duties will consist of participation in the production and shipment of daily orders (operating dispersers in our ink blend area). This consists of mixing chemicals to a prescribed recipe, packaging and labeling of the finished products, and palletizing and preparing all orders for shipment. Various safety inspections and housekeeping tasks are also common. Fork lift certification is required, although not a prerequisite.
Requirements: Candidate must work safe, be goal oriented, a self-starter and good communicator. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with all levels within the organization. Candidate must also possess good reading/math skills and be able to lift 50 pounds repetitively. Candidate must demonstrate a sincere interest and desire to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment.
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.