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Experienced Power Boiler Operator

King's Bay, Georgia

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, a major pulp and paper producer, is seeking its next generation of top power boiler operators.  Our Flint River Mill is looking to bring on hourly production workers to work full time in a High Performance Work System (HPWS).  Technologically advanced operations, leading edge training, outstanding benefits and employment with a community leader awaits you.  Rate of pay will be based upon experience level.


•Minimum high school graduate, GED or equivalent work experience.

•Five years’ experience or more operating power boilers; preferably in the Pulp and Paper industry.

•Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, work effectively as a member of a team, drive for results, analyze complex problems and situational leadership.

•Safety leadership and demonstrated knowledge of industrial safety processes (lock outs, line breaks, confined space, etc.) preferred .

•Must be:

     ◦At least 18 years of age

     ◦Eligible for employment in the U.S.

•Must be willing to meet the following requirements:

     ◦Undergo a drug screen for illicit use of drugs as a condition of employment

     ◦Submit to periodic drug screens as a condition of employment

     ◦Work any shift and/or a rotating shift schedule

     ◦Work overtime on a regular basis and with last minute notification

     ◦Work holidays and/or weekends on a regular basis

     ◦Wear required safety equipment

     ◦Operate or work in industrial conditions: warm/hot, dusty/dirty, around hazardous chemicals, noise, heavy machinery or elevated working surfaces (with proper safety training and safety protection)


•Family medical and dental, life insurance, short-term disability, paid holidays and vacation time, retirement and 401k savings plan. 

Starting rate > $30/hour depending upon experience, typical average wages greater than $80K/year.

Position is based in Oglethorpe, GA

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. 

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