Production Associate

Posted: 10/04/2023

Position Title:

Production Associate


Pay Rate:

Starting wage is $20.20.  After successful completion of training, pay rate will range from $22.02-$25.88. Rate of pay is based on job placement.



Hourly Full-Time (Monday-Friday)

2nd Shift: 2:00pm-10:00pm

3rd Shift: 10:00pm-6:00am

*Overtime and Saturdays as needed.


Exact shift placement will depend on current production needs.  Training will begin on 1st shift (6:00am-2:00pm) for approximately three weeks.  Must be available on all three shifts if needed to cover overtime.


Physical Location:

Manitowoc Box 

2000 S. 18th Street

Manitowoc, WI 54220



The Job You Will Perform:

  • Follow safety policies and procedures
  • Running and maintaining large machines in a safe manner
  • Reading factory orders
  • Utilize basic shop math, such as accurately reading tape measures, gauges and other test equipment
  • Consistent quality and count inspection of product
  • Ability to practice great factory housekeeping
  • Ability to work overtime as needed



Requirements For The Position:

  • Stable work history
  • Good attendance record
  • Positive attitude
  • Desire to produce quality work as part of a team


The hiring process for successful candidates includes a pre-employment test, interview, background check and health/drug screen.


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 Pension, Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement) and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision and pets.


The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the plant, 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.  You will learn Safety Leadership Principles and have the opportunity to opt into Employee Networking Circles such as IPVets, IPride, Women in IP, and the African American ENC.  We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly 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 employee 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


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 or (877) 973-3919.