International Paper Forklift Operator in WHEAT RIDGE, Colorado
International Paper (http://www.internationalpaper.com) is the world’s largest paper and forest products company. 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.
We currently have an opening for a 3rd shift Forklift Operator at our manufacturing facility located in Wheat Ridge, CO. This facility manufactures corrugated packaging products for local and national customers. Starting rate of $20.99/hr. After 90 days, rate of $23.89/hr.
Preferred minimum qualifications for consideration are a high school degree or GED (or equivalent experience) and a minimum of two years forklift experience. Highly-qualified candidates would possess production experience in the corrugated industry.
Work is within a production/warehouse environment. Employees work 8 - 12 hours a day, five days a week. The employees work time is spent primarily in a sitting position on a powered industrial truck, which when seated as a driver places the employee 30- 40 inches above the ground, however the employee has frequent opportunities to walk and also do office (computer) work. Work is routinely done indoors, although exposed to outside temperatures via open dock doors. Temperature inside the plant often times exceeds 85 degrees during the summer months.
International Paper offers a competitive starting hourly wage with the opportunity to increase after successful completion of the probationary period. We also offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life and accident insurance, as well as a 401(k) plan and pension plan.
Interested candidates that meet the minimum qualifications are encouraged to apply online at internationalpaper.com/careers. Due to the number of candidates, only those selected for testing and interviews will be contacted.
International Paper Company is an equal opportunity employer- Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.