Title:  Hourly Production - Starting Pay $21.89

Requisition ID:  21602-159

Wausau, WI, US, 54401

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required


 We are expanding!  Join our production team, and learn all aspects of our consumer packaging operation, which has been in business for over 70 years.  As a new hire in your 120-day probationary period, you will be trained in one or more departments, which may include:

  • Food Services
  • Bowl/Tray Forming
  • Finishing
  • Web Operations

 For all areas, you will learn the basics on safety, product quality and producing/packing finished goods for our customers.

We offer a competitive benefits package and wage progression to over $24.15 in four years.

One week of vacation is received after completing a probationary period of 120-days and two weeks after one year of service.

All candidates must be able to work rotating shifts, which includes the ability to work 12 hours.  Straight shifts may be available.  Some weekend work may be required.

 Preferred candidates will have 1-5 years of manufacturing experience. 

 Job Requirements:

Data entry skills to record production information.

Ability to distinguish between colors.

Ability to read and comprehend English instructions.

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

Basic mechanical and problem-solving skills.

Required to wear steel toe shoes, hair nets, safety glasses, and earplugs at a minimum.

GPI is a drug and alcohol-free workplace.

Must be able to work in a tobacco free campus setting (includes the parking lot, company grounds and the plant),

Jewelry of any kind is prohibited on the production floor.

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 www.graphicpkg.com.

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

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