Title:  Operator Assistant

Requisition ID:  3308

Winnipeg, MB, CA, R2K 2T9

Department:  Hourly Plant & Mill (Except Maintenance Roles)
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.



The finishing department is an integral part of the production process. Individuals must understand and align with business operations as they execute their role to exceed customer expectations and align with GPI business, cultural, financial and operational objectives.


JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include, but are not limited to the following.

  • Responsible for producing, inspecting, and shipping products
  • Working as part of a team to maximize productivity and efficiency in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to learn new tasks
  • Repetitive work
  • Standing – 8 – 12 hours/shift
  • Follow all safety and company rules and requirements
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Manufacturing experience strongly preferred
  • Must be able to read and interpret information sheets/forms



  • High School Diploma or equivalent required



  • Successful candidates must be willing and able to work all shifts, including but not limited to, days, afternoons, evenings and weekends, 12 hour rotating shifts, and statutory holidays as per the Collective Agreement, without exception, in a 24/7 manufacturing environment.  Candidates unable to work any of these shifts will not be considered for the job.



  • Standing for extended periods (8-12 hours)
  • Awkward and/or repetitive movements, including push/pull, bending, twisting, above should lifting.
  • Lifting 10-50lbs
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices
  • Use of various hand and electrical tools and equipment
  • Noisy environment with fluctuating temperatures




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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.