Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: October 31, 2017

Organization: International Paper

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Starting pay is $13.71/ hour (if Performance permits will raise to 16.80-17.68/hr. after 60 day probation).25/hr. differential for 2nd and 3rd shift. Full Benefit Package


Moderate to heavy lifting and frequent bending

Job Description:

Utility Persons fill in throughout the Converting or Corrugator departments in entry level positions.


  • Works at the direction of the operator.
  • Obtains required waste dunnage for top and bottom protector sheets for units.
  • Obtains required load tags for correct order identification.
  • Makes ready the load former for production run.
  • Assist helper and operator in house cleaning work.
  • Assist in clearing machine jams when necessary.
  • Completes Helper?s duties when appropriate or instructed to do so.
  • Performs the "Top Box per Unit" quality check by folding up a box in the open position and checking for quality defects such as; glue joint, print quality, correct folding of all scores, and quality of board.


  • Responsible to the department supervisor for the quality and quantity of work produced.
  • Operates the control panel for the down stacker.
  • Makes designated quality checks on all orders including checks for multiple outs.
  • Reports any non-conforming spec. to the Knife Operator.
  • Discards any waste generated from paper changes as well as any defects observed throughout the run.
  • Moves plastic tubes into place to receive stacks of sheets.
  • Properly marks each stack of sheets with the correct identification.
  • Releases loads for the stock handler.
  • Maintains good housekeeping.
  • Reports any safety hazards and unsafe acts to the department supervisor.
Successful candidates must be available to work 2nd or 3rd shift; Weekend work and overtime is expected
Application Process:
Qualified applicants may apply at the SC Works locations or at