Fork Lift Driver

Company Name: International Paper

Location: CARROLTON, TX, US - 75006

Job Duration: 2022-01-13 to 2022-02-12


International Paper

International Paper (Carrollton, TX – 1655 South I35, Carrollton, TX 75006) is a leading global producer of renewable fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper products with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, Europe, North Africa, India and Russia. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods and enable worldwide commerce; pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal hygiene products that promote health and wellness and papers that facilitate education and communication. We are headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., and employ approximately 52,000 colleagues located in more than 24 countries. Net sales for 2017 were $22 billion. For more information about International Paper, our products and global citizenship efforts, please visit


International Paper offers a very competitive hourly wage rate for Forklift ($18.85) a very stable work environment, vacation and holidays paid.  Also, a very competitive benefits package that includes Medical and Dental Insurance as well as Health Care & Dependent Day Care Flexible Spending Accounts . We also offer disability plans (Short Term and Long Term), Employee Assistance Programs and Life Insurance. Long Term benefits include Retirement/Pension Plan, Savings Plan or 401(K) and infinite possibilities of growth based on performance and results delivered.

Job Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


1. Discuss any floor space or order issues with previous Fork lift driver at shift start.

2. Complete Safety inspection report. Follow all ZES/ IES/ PIT procedures related to the              

    Operations of a Fork lift Truck.   

3. Check Corrugator line up and insure you have an updated lineup check for changes through

    out the shift and make necessary adjustments.

4. At least 5 minutes before the start of your shift walk the floor and observe floor space.

5. Check Corrugator lineup for big orders must be prepared to move stock around to make room.     

6. Must keep Corrugator discharge line clear of stock so that the corrugator does not go down

    and Insure all units have order numbers.

7. Keep all Converting machine supplied with stock and understand the converting schedule

     if possible place orders as close as possible to machine.

8. Maintain Work in Process area in a neat and organized manner keep units neatly stacked on                       

    Sleeves at all times.   

9. Minimize handling damage to stock by being proactive team member by assisting other

    Corrugator and Converting employees as situations warrant.

10. Follow all waste and dunnage handling procedures and report any unreported waste to your


11. Always have a unit on your forks when traveling from one end of the W.I.P area to the other.

12. Assist as needed in other areas of responsibility that maybe designated by your Supervisor.


Preferred Qualifications:

High School Diploma or equivalent.

1 – 3 year’s work experience in an industrial manufacturing environment.

Experience operating multiple styles of forklifts.

General computer knowledge.

Effective communication skills (Read, write, and speak English).

Read a tape measure.

Basic mathematic skills.

Willingness to learn, follow instructions, and work effectively with team members.


Must pass a basic skills assessment, interview(s), background check, drug screen and physical before beginning work. Shift 11:00 pm- 7:00 am (3rd shift), must be flexible and willing to work overtime when needed.


International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.