As a Fortune 500 company, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA)
is an ideas and solutions company. Our corrugated packaging
business seeks to be the leader in helping our customers - large
and small - package, transport and display products of all kinds.
Our white paper business delivers Paper With Purpose by providing
the highest level of customer service and operational excellence.
We have approximately 15,000 team members in more than 100
locations in the United States that strive to meet the local needs
of our customers. Our mission is to serve the needs of our
customers, today and tomorrow, with products and services that
exceed expectations for performance and environmental
People Customers Trust
The Summer Laborers are utilized to cover the summer months to
provide overtime relief for the permanent employees cover for
vacations. The hourly wage begins at $21.90/hr. for the first 60
days worked, base pay then increases to the rate of the job being
performed. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to
palletizing product, assisting with set ups, adjusting and
operating equipment which cuts, folds, stacks and prints sheet of
corrugated to designated size. Once the machine is set up and
operating correctly, the employee is responsible for monitoring the
product to ensure a quality product and palletizing the bundles
exiting the conveyor. Individuals with mobile
equipment experience may be trained, certified and utilized
providing product to the converting machines.
Candidates selected for these positions will be required to
provide the following
A copy of acceptance to university, college or vocational
institute, if the student is just entering school, or all
transcripts of all universities, colleges and vocational institutes
attended listing credits earned, grades received and courses
- Written verification of acceptance or enrollment in an
institute of higher learning for the upcoming fall
Students may be employed between May 15 and September 15 or the
duration of the job and/or school beginning whichever is less.
Those accepting summer employment positions must commit to work for
this period of time or until the Company is no longer in need of
Work as part of a team in support of a manufacturing operation
with a goal of increasing productivity; decreasing downtime and
Assume active role in overall plant and facilities-related
Position requires assisting all jobs on the plant floor.
Follow all company safety rules and lock-out tag-out
Maintain shop and shop equipment per 5S Standards.
Other duties as assigned.
High School Graduate or GED.
Acceptance to an accredited college or university Fall 2021.
Be passionate about safety and maintaining a safe work
Must be able to rotate shifts and work overtime including
weekends as needed.
Must have a good attendance record. Must be authorized to work
in the U.S.
Experience in a packaging or other manufacturing environment is
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Must be willing to work closely on a day-to-day basis with other
Ability to share ideas with others to solve problems of
Excellent communication skills.
Thrive in a cross-functional team environment.
Work with a sense of urgency to reduce downtime of machines.
Strong verbal communication skills.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple
All qualified applicants must apply at Careers.packagingcorp.com
to be considered.
PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled and
other protected categories.