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Title:  EVG: General Labor

Requisition ID:  14473-159

Kalamazoo, MI, US, 49007

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

We are recruiting for an entry level position with the Kalamazoo Mill.  Candidates must have a high school education or equivalent, be able to pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check.  Candidates also must be able to work a rotating schedule such as follows:  3rd shift for 7 days with two days off returning on 2nd shift for 7 days with one day off returning on 1st shift for 7 days with four days off rotating back to 3rd shift. Shifts are typically 8 hour increments with overtime at times mandated but also available with permission.  Starting wage 20.05 per hour with shift differentials offered.   Great environment, fast paced, opportunities for fast advancement.  Come join the industry leaders in making paper!

Some duties of the job will include but are not limited to:

Slabbing rolls

Banding and labeling rolls

Pounding core plugs into rolls – use of dead blow hammer

Loading cores into core hoppers

General clean up

Scrap pick up during breaks

All employees are required to be able to lift 50 lbs.

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! 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 care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader 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. Learn more about us at

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

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 EEO is the Law Poster.

Nearest Major Market: Kalamazoo

Job Segment: General Labor, 3rd Shift, 2nd Shift, Manufacturing, Entry Level, Night