Sonoco U.S. Paper Mills Corp., Menasha is a national supplier of paperboard and spirally wound core stock.  We are now hiring for full-time Entry-Level General Labor positions. Starting pay is $22.27/hour.  The pay increases to 23.27 after six months of employment.  Employees can earn over 25.00/hour when they qualify in a position.  The company offers a great benefits package

including health, dental, prescription, and paid vacation. 

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Preparing product
  • Retrieving/placing products
  • Driving tow motor
  • Assisting with paper breaks
  • Separating ribbons on rewinder and/or Lowe rater
  • Retrieving tape rolls
  • Threading rewinder
  • Creating parent roll

Other duties would include:  wash-up duties/general maintenance, clean-up and discarding of wet, broken, or damaged paper into the pulper.

This position is performed on concrete floors.  Seasonal Wisconsin temperatures and heat

generated from the paper machines influence the temperature of the mill.

Shifts include 12 hours 7am to 7pm or 7pm to 7am (rotating) as well as rotating 8's during the probationary period.  Qualified applicants must be available to work all shifts and             rotating schedules. 

Qualified applicants must have a good work history, this means little to no gaps between jobs, longevity with previous employers and no previous terminations.  Applicants must have the strong desire to work, and the ability to learn and work at a very fast pace.

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent is required.
  • Manufacturing background strongly preferred.
  • Must have intermediate to advanced computer knowledge, good dexterity,  ability to multi-task, and lift/move heavy objects.
  • Experience with a tow motor/forklift strongly preferred.

Qualified applicants must pass skills assessments and complete interviews.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any legally protected characteristic.


We bring more to packaging than just the package.

Combining actionable insights, intellectual capital, purposeful innovation and our industry-leading packaging and services portfolio to create impactful solutions that build stronger brands.



Providing Innovative Packaging Solutions

Sonoco is a $5 billion global provider of consumer packaging, industrial products and packaging supply chain services. When collaborating with our customers, we leverage our deep knowledge of material science, our i6 Innovation Process™, and our industry-leading packaging and services portfolio to create impactful customized solutions that build stronger brands.


We produce packaging for many of the world’s most recognized brands, in markets such as appliances and electronics, automotive, beverages, confection, construction, converted paperboard, fresh and natural food, frozen and refrigerated food, shaving, home, lawn and garden, medical/pharmaceutical, pet care, powdered beverages, recycling and snacks.


Sonoco’s operations consist of our global consumer packaging businesses (rigid paper and closures, flexibles and plastics); our display and packaging division (high-impact retail displays and packaging supply chain management); our industrial businesses (tubes and cores, reels and spools, uncoated recycled paperboard and Sonoco Recycling, one of the world’s largest recyclers); and our Protective Solutions division (custom-designed protective, temperature-assurance and retail security packaging solutions and highly engineered components).


From our headquarters in Hartsville, S.C., and more than 300 operations in 33 countries, we serve customers in 85 nations.

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