Title:  Machinist

Requisition ID:  4450

Crosby, MN, US, 56441

Department:  Manufacturing & Operations
Travel:  No Travel Required

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At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. 


With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.


If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you.


A World of Difference. Made Possible.


Graphic Packaging is a world-class manufacturer of some of the fastest packaging machines in the world.  Our customers are among the most highly recognized, global, food and beverage brands.  We are looking for experienced Machinists on our 2nd shift  (Monday-Thursday, 3:30pm – 2:00am).

Does this sound like the kind of work you would enjoy?

  • Completing your own set-ups for small-run, customized parts
  • Collaborating with fellow Machinists, Assembly Technicians and Engineers to ensure flawless operations and efficient designs.
  • Being involved in creating parts for a high-end product that is completely manufactured and assembled in one location.
  • Operating Mazak vertical machining centers and/or live-tooling lathes (set-up, operate and program)

If this describes you, and you have a minimum of 2 years experience setting up and running vertical machining centers and/or live-tooling lathes, we want to connect!

GPI offers:

  • Very competitive compensation based on applicable experience
  • Comprehensive benefit package
  • $3.00/hour shift differential
  • Overtime is completely voluntary

We are located in the Beautiful Brainerd/Cuyuna Lakes area of MN.  World-class outdoors are literally out our back door, with an endless number of recreational options including boating, fishing, hunting, biking, snowmobile/ATV trails, hiking, skiing.  We are centrally located and approximately 2 hours from Duluth, Fargo, and the Twin Cities.


Pay Range:   $54,150.00 - $67,640.00


Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.


Nearest Major Market: Brainerd