International Paper Maintenance Manager in CARSON CONTAINER, California

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.

Maintenance Supervisor

International Paper ( is the world’s largest paper and forest products company. Primary businesses include paper and packaging products for a variety of end uses. International Paper is a Fortune 100 Company with operations around the globe.

We currently have an opening for a Maintenance Manager at our Carson CA Container facility. This position reports to the Manufacturing Manager. This facility manufactures corrugated packaging products for local and national customers.


  • Day-to-day supervision

  • Coaching, training

  • Development and leadership of hourly Maintenance employees in a high performance work team environment

  • Lead the team in safety, quality, and productivity to ensure the facility goals are met

  • Set priorities, coordinates crew activities and assignments

  • Be responsible for the daily maintenance, repairs, and upgrades to the corrugated and converting equipment.

  • Serves as technical resources for production managers

  • Supports employee relations and team building activities


  • Minimum of 3 years of leadership experience in manufacturing in the maintenance area

  • Proven skills in the areas of electrical, PLC, and computer controlled equipment required

  • Experience in preventative maintenance and predictive maintenance methods

  • Strong mechanical knowledge of manufacturing processes

  • Ability to identify root cause of problems and effectively initiate immediate corrective action to prevent recurrence

  • Must have excellent interpersonal, problem-solving, analytical communication skills

  • Working knowledge and ability to utilize personal computers and software

  • Four-year degree in mechanical, electrical, or industrial engineering or similar technical discipline desired

  • Supervisory experience, preferably in related industry

International Paper offers competitive salary and an excellent benefits package that include:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Disability

  • Life and accident insurance

  • Vacation

  • 401(k) plan and retirement savings account

This position is a training opportunity for a Maintenance Manager position. This is a great opportunity to start a career with a dynamic and proven manufacturer in the packaging industry.

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

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