International Paper to Host Three Day Hiring Event and Job Fair Starting January 31, 2019

22 January 2019

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper (NYSE: IP) will host a three day hiring event/job fair starting on January 31, 2019 in Baton Rouge, LA. The company is looking for talented and dedicated individuals with experience in engineering, maintenance and environmental health and safety.

International Paper logo. (PRNewsfoto/International Paper)

International Paper is a leading global producer of renewable fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper products with 52,000 global employees. FORTUNE magazine has named International Paper as one of the "World's Most Admired Companies®" fifteen of the last sixteen years. IP will be recruiting for hourly and salaried roles in our manufacturing facilities located across the U.S. 

"We value character as much as capability. We look for employees who not only have talent, skills and work ethic, but who also are dedicated to the principle of doing the right things, in the right ways, for the right reasons, all of the time," said Tom Plath, Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Global Citizenship. "We maintain an inclusive culture that attracts and retains the best team members and enables them to learn, grow and contribute to sustainable results."

Job seekers are encouraged to register in advance by emailing their contact information, resume and any questions to  

The event is located at 4914 Constitution Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA inside the Embassy Suites Hotel. Event times are as follows:

  • January 31, 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • February 1, 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • February 2, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

About International Paper

International Paper (NYSE: IP) 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

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