Career Opportunities

To apply for a position at Wausau Coated Products Inc., you must complete an Application for Employment and Release of Information Authorization form. It would be helpful to have the following information available:

Contact Information (phone numbers, addresses), Employment History, Education, Employment Preferences (position, shift, desired salary), Electronic copy of resume and/or other related documents.

Please click the links below to access our Application for Employment and Release of Information Authorization form. Please complete each section of both documents and email to or A separate Application for Employment must be completed for each job applied for and is valid for 30 days from the date the application is signed. Wausau Coated Products, Inc. retains applications for employment for a duration of six (6) months.

Thank You for your interest in Wausau Coated Products, Inc. 

Application for Employment

Release of Information Authorization

Equal Employment Opportunity

Employee Rights and Responsibilities Under the Family and Medical Leave Act

Wisconsin Family and Medical Leave Act


Below is a summary of our current job openings – if interested in learning more about these opportunities, please submit a resume and WCP Employment Application to Human Resources for consideration.

 

Maintenance Mechanic

Under the direction of the Maintenance and Engineering Manager, the Maintenance Mechanic will safely provide service and maintenance on equipment and machines, as well as assist in the construction of new equipment and machines.

Full-time position, Monday – Friday, 7:00 am-3:00 pm, or as assigned by the Maintenance Manager. Overtime as business and project demands require.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma required
  • Two (2) years vocational school with maintenance or equipment servicing preferred
  • Millwright certificate desired
  • Minimum five (5) years equipment maintenance support and / or custom fabrication experience preferred
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers and utilize every means necessary to keep equipment and machines operating in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to follow directions and read layout plans, schematics, blueprints and other drawings
  • Ability to keep records/use computer
  • Ability to work 8-9 hour shift, including weekends when needed
  • Willingness to work reasonable weekly or daily overtime as required or needed
  • Valid driver’s license and proof of insurability


Shipping and Receiving Assistant

 The Shipping & Receiving Assistant is responsible to package and ship outbound finished goods and LTL truck freight as directed by the shipping schedule and Transportation Manager. This position will receive and put away incoming truck shipments and assist in other areas of shipping and receiving as work load dictates.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required.
  • Minimum three (3) years experience in shipping and receiving or related field.
  • Minimum one (1) year experience with inventory control processes.
  • Good computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite and ability to learn Company-specific systems.
  • Familiarity with electronic office and business equipment.
  • Excellent communication skills, including written and interpersonal.
  • Ability to ask for help when needed, and willingness to learn.
  • Confidence and professionalism in representing the Company.
  • Willingness to be a team player, and take direction from management.
  • Must be self-directed and have the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Valid driver’s license required.
  • Experience operating powered industrial equipment required.
  • Ability to operate hand tools and mechanical equipment.
  • Ability to operate a light truck.
  • Experience working with FedEx, UPS and LTL.
  

Coater Helper- non-rotating 12 hour shift (Day or Nights)

Under the direction of the machine operator, the Helper is responsible to keep the equipment supplied with raw materials in order to ensure equipment maintains non-stop production. The Helper is responsible to keep accurate inventories of raw materials brought to the equipment (cycle count) and test materials to ensure customer specifications are met.

Qualifications:

• High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required.
• Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.
• Experience operating a powered industrial truck is preferred.
• Ability to read and interpret documents, manuals and schedules.
• Ability to calculate basic math figures, such as addition, subtraction, division.
• Good organizational skills.
• Average computer skills and ability to learn Company-specific systems.
• Willingness to learn.
• Confidence and professionalism in representing the Company.
• Willingness to be a team player.
 


2nd Shift Winder Helper

Under the direction of the machine operator, the Helper is responsible to keep the equipment supplied with raw materials in order to ensure equipment maintains non-stop production. The Helper is responsible to keep accurate inventories of raw materials brought to the equipment (cycle count) and test materials to ensure customer specifications are met.

Qualifications:

• High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required.
• Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.
• Experience operating a powered industrial truck is preferred.
• Ability to read and interpret documents, manuals and schedules.
• Ability to calculate basic math figures, such as addition, subtraction, division.
• Good organizational skills.
• Average computer skills and ability to learn Company-specific systems.
• Willingness to learn.
• Confidence and professionalism in representing the Company.
• Willingness to be a team player.