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International Paper

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.


International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans


International Paper is a leading global producer of renewable fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper products with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, Europe, North Africa, India and Russia. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods and enable worldwide commerce; pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal hygiene products that promote health and wellness and papers that facilitate education and communication. We are headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., and employ approximately 52,000 colleagues located in more than 24 countries. Net sales for 2017 were $22 billion. For more information about International Paper, our products and global citizenship efforts, please visit



International Paper offers a very competitive hourly wage rate and a very stable work, vacation and holidays paid.  Also, a very competitive benefits package that includes Medical, Dental Insurance and Health Care & Dependent Day Care Flexible Spending Accounts . We also offer disability plans (Short Term and Long Term), Employee Assistance Programs and Life Insurance.

If you are thinking Long Term - we offer Retirement/Pension Plan and Savings Plan or 401(K).

  • Savings Plan – designed to give you the opportunity to save for your future in a tax-effective manner pay.
  • Retirement Plan – designed to provide you with a source of retirement income when employment with IP ends.
  • Growth – Infinite possibilities for professional growth based on performance and results delivered. 




JOB DUTIES:  Maintenance Mechanic provides a variety of activities to maintain plant equipment and facility in optimum operating condition.  The activities include scheduled preventive maintenance and emergency/break down repairs.

  • Maintenance experience in corrugated a plus. Strong knowledge of lubrication, hydraulics, welding, pneumatic, electrical and electronics technologies. 
  • Perform preventive maintenance activities such as lubricating, measuring wear, measuring positions, repositioning components; and observing operations, vibrations, and noise levels
  • Electrical/electronic skills preferred and knowledge (PLCs, A/C, motors and drives, schematics) in our continuous process manufacturing environment to achieve machine uptime metrics.
  • Work positively with maintenance and operations teams to troubleshoot and solve problems.
  • Engage in preventative maintenance processes in assigned areas.
  • On-the-job success in safety, attendance and quality of work expected.
  • Excellent teamwork, cooperation and problem solving skills.
  • Willingness to fully cross-train in other technical areas to enhance capabilities.
  • Able to work with computer system for maintenance processes and work orders.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to interface with employees.
  • Ability to adapt to change.
  • Ability to solve problems and prioritize work.
  • Ability to bend, squat, kneel and climb frequently.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to lift average weighted materials, 50 lbs up to 70 lbs occasionally.
  • H.S. diploma or GED
  • Must pass pre-employment maintenance tests
  • 2 years of maintenance experience in an industrial environment
  • Must have base tools (wrenches, screw drivers, Allen packs, standard and metric sockets) and small to medium tool box.


Qualified applicants should apply at >search open positions. Find facility and use Fort Worth Container to search for jobs. Qualified candidates will be contacted by facility. 

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.


Ft. Worth, TX 76107, US