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Georgia-Pacific Engineering Co-op Program - Spring 2023

 

Description

Who are we? 

At Koch Industries, our mission is to help people improve their lives by making and innovating valuable products and services. But Koch Industries isn’t just Koch. We have a variety of companies that work in many industries and create thousands of essential products that you use every day. Industry leaders like Georgia-Pacific manufacture many of the materials that are a part of your everyday life.  

Georgia-Pacific is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose, and related chemicals. The company employs more than 30,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North and South America. Georgia-Pacific creates long-term value by using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible and economically sound. 

The co-op opportunity will be a 3–6-month program with Georgia-Pacific starting in January 2023. We believe that everyone should be an entrepreneur no matter what role they are in. As a co-op, intern, or new graduate, there are countless opportunities for you to be challenged, have your voice heard, and gain real experience within our companies. Sound exciting? Do you want to be a part of meaningful work? Kickstart your career with us by applying today! Our opportunities for co-ops are in-person nationwide! 

Engineering Co-ops are assigned to one of our many U.S. locations, likely in a manufacturing facility, to help support innovation, process efficiency, equipment reliability, and quality assurance, with a large overarching focus on compliance, safety, and health. When considering and selecting location preferences, candidates should consider those facilities in which they’re willing to work for the duration of their time as a co-op, in addition to where they’d be interested in receiving a full-time offer from, should they perform well.

What You Will Do In Your Role 

As a global company spanning multiple industries and offering limitless opportunities for growth, we offer an opportunity to launch your engineering career with us will focus on the future. Co-ops at Koch companies learn about our unique Principle-Based Management culture while working beside experienced engineers to solve real problems and offer insights that benefit society through improving our products and services. 

Our co-op program seeks talent from many disciplines including (but not limited to): 

  • Chemical Engineering 
  • Electrical Engineering 
  • Industrial Engineering 
  • Manufacturing Engineering 
  • Mechanical Engineering 
  • Pulp & Paper Science Engineering 

The Experience You Will Bring 

Requirements: 

  • To be enrolled in an Engineering degree program and eligible for full-time employment on or before May 2025. 
  • Able to work in the US without sponsorship. 

The locations available are below. Please note that availability of these locations may change throughout the recruiting season. When you submit your application, you will be asked to provide the location preference(s) that you are willing to consider an offer from. 

  • Pennington, AL (Naheola)
  • Palatka, FL
  • Albany, GA
  • Cedar Springs, GA
  • Owosso, MI
  • Monticello, MS
  • New Augusta, MS (Leaf River Cellulose)
  • Clatskanie, OR (Wauna)
  • Halsey, OR
  • Big Island, VA
  • Green Bay, WI


Koch-company full-time interns/co-ops are eligible for a comprehensive medical plan that comes with prescription drug coverage and expert resources including second opinions and surgery support as well as weight and diabetes management. We focus on making healthcare resources available through advanced apps, from the comfort of home. With enrollment in the medical plan you have access to a tax-free savings opportunity for healthcare expenses (Health Savings Account). 
 
You and all members of your household are automatically enrolled in the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for professional mental health counseling, financial and legal consultations and concierge-level support for work-life balance like helping finding child, elder or pet care - at no cost to you. 

Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com

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