Appvion Operations, Inc.

  • Hourly Production Laborer

    Location US-WI-Appleton
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    The deadline to apply for this posting is December 17, 2018 at 11:59PM


    The hourly union production positions are located at our Appleton, Wisconsin facility.  The positions available are for production work and may be in any area of our operation.  We are interested in candidates who are committed to working safely, willing to work a variety of hours, and have an ability to work as part of a team.   

    Supporting Activities

    The ideal candidates will have a strong commitment to working safe in a mill environment with a range in temperature of 50-95 degrees F (depending on the season) and a strong desire to learn manufacturing processes and operate machinery.  Duties will consist of a wide range of tasks, such as: 

    • Operate various manufacturing equipment, i.e. rewinders, coaters, powered industrial vehicles, etc.
    • Follow standard operating procedures and instruction
    • Perform physical work that may include but is not limited to standing, lifting, walking, climbing stairs, bending, kneeling, pushing and pulling throughout the entire shift. Items lifted may be up to 50 lbs.
    • Work safely and comply with all safety regulations. Use of personal protective equipment such as safety shoes, safety glasses and hearing protection is required.
    • Maintain a clean work environment and organized work space.

    Required Prior Accomplishments - Experience - Skills

    • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
    • Manufacturing or other relevant operations experience is strongly preferred.
    • Experience operating a powered industrial vehicle is a plus.
    • Ability to work a schedule that may change weekly consisting of 8, 10 or 12 hour shifts. Must be able to work any day, any shift. Overtime, weekend work and working various shifts may be a requirement depending on your position.
    • Ability to work in any department as assigned.
    • Ability to pass pre-employment skills tests including mathematics and reading comprehension
    • Submission to a post-offer, pre-employment physical and drug screen


    Appvion is a drug free and smoke free workplace.  We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, pension, 401K, life insurance and disability insurance. The probationary wage is $15.50. After the probationary period of 120 days, the rate of pay will be based on the position worked and will be 75% of the position’s normal job pay rate.  A typical rate of pay for employees who have completed their probationary period will range from $16.38 to $17.20 for the balance of the first year and wages will incrementally increase over the next 4 years to earn 100% of the job rate at the start of the 5th year.


    To be considered for employment, your application must be submitted online via the company’s website at Paper applications/resumes will not be accepted. No phone calls please. All offers of employment are contingent on a pre-employment physical and drug screen. Appvion is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V


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