Graphic Packaging International Veteran Employer Profile


Make a Difference at Graphic Packaging

Not all heroes wear capes. Some wear hair nets and safety glasses. The dedicated men and women at our mills nad plants who are working tirelessly to ensure food gets into homes.

Graphic Packaging supplies ~40% of all the food and beverage folding cartons and ~30% of all the paper cups in North America. So yeah, the #paperboard #packaging industry is kind of a big deal. As our customers ramp up production of food, beverages, medical supplies and other consumer products, we are working hard to make sure these critical items can get where they need to go. #forestproducts #puttingfoodonthetable

What Veterans Like About Working for GPI

About Us

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the cereal box that may have held your child’s breakfast this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that carried your coffee throughout the day, and the basket of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 80 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

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GPI employees

Graphic Packaging International (GPI) is committed to hiring military veterans and offers several developmental opportunities and benefits to help our veteran employees grow and advance in their civilian careers.

GPI people are collaborative, creative, passionate high achievers who are never satisfied with the status quo. Our diverse and talented teams make a real difference… in their jobs, their communities and the environment. Learn more about how you can develop your full potential at GPI.

Veteran Job Postings

Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance supervisors lead a team of mechanics, material planners, and inventory specialists to ensure the ongoing success of manufacturing plant operations. In this role, you will utilize your military leadership experience and act as a coach to both strategically plan and ensure the execution of both short- and long-term projects.
Maintenance Technician
This is a hands-on role that requires great problem-solving skills and grit. Our maintenance technicians lead the work on the electrical control systems and mechanical preservations. Responsibilities include working on state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to conduct both preventive and predictive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair.
Production Supervisor
The production supervisor role is a direct pathway toward operations leadership. The day-to-day activities include leading a team of operators to solve problems, optimize work processes, and mitigate operational inefficiencies. This position is a great fit for junior military officers who are looking for an entry point with great opportunities for continued growth and development.
Transportation Management Specialist
Supply chain is at the heart of our organization. The transportation management specialist role is a great entry point for junior military officers who are interested in building a career in corporate supply chain. This position requires analytical skills and experience in transportation, logistics, and planning. Responsibilities center around coordinating shipping, planning, and material transportation to ensure on-time product delivery.