Careers

The start of something new.

With more than 130 years’ experience producing paper and corrugated cardboard boxes for industrial and retail use and fulfilling packaging services across the Midwest, Lawrence Paper Company and its divisions – American Packaging Corporation and Jayhawk Boxes – invite you to help write the future of our storied past.

Lawrence Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Lawrence Paper Company Jobs

Positions in Lawrence, KS

Buildings & Grounds Keeper

The Lawrence Paper Company, a leading corrugated box manufacturer for over 125 years, is seeking a dynamic detail oriented, self-motivated, and experienced Building and Grounds Keeper in our growing Lawrence facility.

Applicants must be able to work alone, are self-motivated, safety and quality conscious, and have the ability to trouble-shoot. Applicants will work M – F, from 7:00AM to 3:30PM and on snow days, M – F, from 4:00 AM – 3:30 PM.  There might be an occasional Saturday.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Mowing
  • Edging and fertilizing lawns
  • Trim walkways, hedges, shrubs, and small trees
  • Remove dead, damaged, or unwanted trees
  • Water lawn and landscapes
  • Clear snow from walkways and parking lot
  • See to the proper upkeep of grounds
  • Apply herbicides, fungicides or insecticides on plants or the soil to prevent or control weeds, insects, and diseases as needed

Applicants must have basic plumbing, mechanical and carpentry skills. Must have hands on experience with using tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, saws, drills, and wrenches. Applicants will be expected to perform general tasks as needed and must be able to handle interruptions at any given time.

Starting pay is $20.23/hour.

Qualified applicants will be expected to pass a drug test and a pre-employment physical. Benefits include health, dental, short and long term disability, life insurance, 401 (K), holiday and vacation pay, weekly direct deposit payroll, safety shoe contribution, on-site fitness center and wellness clinic.

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Machine Operator

The Lawrence Paper Company, a leading corrugated box manufacturer for over 125 years, is seeking applicants as machine operators in our growing Lawrence, KS facility. Desired candidates should be committed to teamwork and will have experience in a production environment.

Applicants must be self-motivated, safety and quality conscious, and able to trouble-shoot problems as they arrive. The ability to read a tape measure is required. Experience with Lean Manufacturing and computer skills is a plus. Applicants must be willing to work a rotating shift; day shift is 7:00AM to 3:30PM and evening shift from 3:30PM to midnight.

Responsibilities include physical work such as feeding machines, stacking units, and learning to operate machines that die cut, print, and glue corrugated paper.

Hourly pay rates start at $18/hour.

Qualified applicants will be expected to pass a drug test and a pre-employment physical.

Benefits

We offer Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Prescription savings, Health Savings Account, 401(k), vacation, paid holidays, & an on-site wellness clinic and fitness center.

 

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