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. 

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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.

Marketing Coordinator

The Marketing Coordinator will support company objectives by coordinating marketing initiatives and by providing support to the Sales and Marketing Departments.  Responsibilities include but not limited to managing website and social media content, planning promotional materials and presentations, assist with preparation for tradeshows, support sales staff by providing sales data and preparing reports, and collaborate with vendors to produce promotional materials.

WORK SCHEDULE: Full-time, exempt position; Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., or as assigned by the Marketing Manager.

Qualifications:

  • 4-year bachelor’s degree in business or a relevant field is preferred.
  • Proven work experience as a Marketing Coordinator or a similar role.
  • Advanced computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite, E-Mail Management Programs, Adobe Product Suite, and ability to learn Company-specific systems.
  • Organizational skills to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, including written and interpersonal.
  • Have a high attention to detail and strong proofing skills.
  • Willingness to learn company and industry specifics.
  • Confidence and professionalism in representing the Company and willingness to be a team player.

 

Inside Sales Representative

Inside Sales Representative provides customer service functions and is a direct link between our customers and our product solutions. Working with all Wausau Coated Products, Inc. departments, the Inside Sales Representative coordinates technical and product information, order details and follow-up on orders and trials from order placement through shipment.  The Inside Sales Representative is an advocate for their customers and serves as a liaison for the customer and the Outside Sales Representative.  The Inside Representative is responsible for delivering a high level of service to our customers by having extensive knowledge of the Company products and processes.

WORK SCHEDULE: Full-time position, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or as assigned by the Inside Sales Manager. Overtime as business demands require.

Qualifications:

  • 2-year Associate or 4-year Bachelor Degree is preferred
  • Customer Service or Sales experience is preferred
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred 
  • Must have telephone etiquette and be tactful and diplomatic in dealing with customers
  • Must be neat, accurate, organized and dependable worker
  • Must have decision-making capabilities and be able to prioritize to meet multiple deadlines throughout the work day
  • Must have the ability to handle multiple tasks at one time and be able to handle frequent interruptions
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Must possess a strong mathematical background
  • Must be willing to travel to customer offices as required
  • Advanced computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite and ability to learn and become proficient in multiple Company-specific systems
  • Willingness to learn and the ability to ask for assistance when needed
  • Excellent communication skills, including written and interpersonal
  • Confidence and professionalism in representing the Company
  • Willingness to be a team player and work in a team environment

Manufacturing Engineer

The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible to provide leadership and project management capability to implement customer focused processes and product improvements by identifying opportunities for cost reduction, lead-time reduction, inventory reduction and quality improvement while improving employee safety.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering (or equivalent)
  • 1-3 years applicable experience in a coating or paper converting environment desired
  • Software proficiency (MS-Office, CAD)
  • Experience with Six Sigma and Lean concepts
  • Proven project management experience
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, blueprints, and procedure manuals. Ability to prepare routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively with other employees of the organization;
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume, as well as the ability to apply concepts of basic algebra, trigonometry, and geometry;
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form; the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy required
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills  

Press and Converting 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.

Rotating shifts:

Week 1& 2- 7:00 am- 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday

Week 3- 3:00 pm- 1:00 am, Monday-Thursday

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.

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.

 

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.

2nd and 3rd shift positions

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.