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Tired of the rigmarole of trying to get in for an interview? Got gumption?
Interested in building a career instead of just getting another job? Welcome to Walk-In Wednesdays at Wausau Coated!

Visit us between the hours of 8am and 4pm on Wednesdays and get a guaranteed interview for ALL of our production departments, with no appointment required. 

Come see us at 7801 Stewart Avenue, Wausau 54401. Enter through Building 1, Door 1 (Main Lobby/Visitor Entrance) - Just follow the signs!

For more information, call 715-848-2741 and ask about our Walk-In Wednesdays!


Customer Solutions Specialist *NEW*

March 8, 2024

The Customer Solutions Specialist is dedicated to providing our customers an exceptional experience with every interaction. The Customer Solutions Specialist works directly with our customers on new projects and technical recommendations, provides material specifications and samples, quotes both stock and made to order materials, processes purchase orders, coordinates material deliveries, provides tracking, processes suspect material cases and corrective actions. This role works closely with regional Outside Sales Representatives and multiple departments within the company to meet or exceed customers’ needs and expectations.

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Flexo Press Operator (1st/2nd shift rotation) *NEW*

April 16, 2024

Wausau Coated is looking for experienced Narrow Web Flexo Printing Press Operators to join our team and help us run the quality labels we are known for. This person will set up and run a Narrow Web Flexo Mark Andy Press. Wausau Coated manufactures pressure-sensitive labels, peel and reseal labels and also variable data labels. Part of your responsibility will be to ensure the job is running properly and check quality throughout the run of printing labels. If you are an experienced Label Press Operator and are driven to work with other great people and take pride in what you do, we want you!

You will be working with custom product packaging and printing labels, flexible packaging, and fulfillment in several industries such as food and beverage, shelf marking, and industrial direct labeling.

Qualified applicants will have:

  • Minimum of 2+ years of experience operating a Narrow Web Flexographic Press
  • Pay depends on experience level
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communication and mathematical skills
  • Be reliable with a great work ethic
  • Experience operating a Mark Andy machine is a bonus
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 70 pounds

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Class of 2024 Seniors!

September 14, 2023

Calling all Class of 2024 Seniors - Wausau Coated has great opportunites for you! 

  • Consider a summer position to earn some cash for whatever is "next" for you:
    • summer employment at WCP offers an introduction to manufacturing and is an EXCELLENT resume-builder!
  • Our gap year program gives you a way to earn $38-45K/year in base wage alone: 
    • earning potential is even higher with shift premiums, incentives, and voluntary overtime opportunities!
  • Or join us for a regular full-time position and start your career today:  
    • we offer competetive wages, excellent benefits, stability, and opportunities to grow and advance!

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NEW!!! P7 Mark Andy Press Operator

March 11, 2024

Wausau Coated is seeking an experienced P7 Mark Andy Press Operator to join our team.

Our Press Operators are responsible for running a P7 Mark Andy Press to include daily start-up, production runs, clean-ups and shutdowns. The operators will have the opportunity to work on a variety of new projects, materials, and applications throughout their shifts. They will work with varying crew sizes and will need to be ambitious, inquisitive and possess a track record of successful troubleshooting.

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Coater Assistant *12 hour shift (7 pm - 7 am)

May 1, 2024

Do you enjoy variety throughout your day? As an Operator Assistant in our Coater department, you will be part of a team that creates one of a kind label products for our customers. Each of these products are tailored to our customer’s needs, requiring specific material and machine specifications.  

At Wausau Coated Products we value our employees and their long-term commitment to our company. We promote from within and continually provide training and learning opportunities to our staff. Don’t just start a new job. Begin your new career!  General work duties for the Coater Operator Assistant include working safely to support team-operated coating machines. This includes picking and prepping raw materials, loading/unloading product on the machines, housekeeping, and assisting operators wherever necessary.

Enjoy $3.00/hour shift premiums after 7 PM. 

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Winder Assistant *2nd & 3rd shift

March 11, 2024

Do you have an eye for detail? As an Operator Assistant in our Winder department, you will be part of a team that enhances our products. You will edit, trim, and rewind material, creating finished, high quality product that will be shipped directly to our customer or prepared for other departments.  Your general duties will include gathering and loading materials, assistance with changeovers and housekeeping duties.  Opportunities for growth and on-the-job training will be provided during each step of your progression. 

Employees will receive $1.00/hour shift differential for 2nd shift hours worked!
Employees will receive $2.00/hour shift differential for 3rd shift hours worked! 

This is the perfect schedule for those who enjoy working evenings and overnights! Come join our Wausau Coated Team!

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Converting Assistant *1st/2nd rotating shift

March 11, 2024

Do you thrive in a fast paced work environment? As an Operator Assistant in our Converting department, you will be part of a team that provides sheeting, converting and other valuable services for our customers. You will inspect and package sheeted material prior to being shipped.  Your general duties will include gathering and loading materials, assistance with changeovers and housekeeping duties.  Opportunities for growth and on-the-job training will be provided during each step of your progression. 

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Production Lab Technician 12 hour shifts (nights)

March 11, 2024

The Production Lab Technician will ensure lab testing is performed with efficiency and accuracy while following standard testing procedures.  Ensure pressure sensitive product being manufactured and converted meets all specifications for that product and are free of known defects.


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Maintenance Machinist *NEW*

December 20, 2023

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

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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  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

FSC® Core Labor Policy Statement

If interested in learning more about these opportunities, please submit a resume and WCP Employment Application to Human Resources for consideration.