Co-op/Intern

International Falls, MN

Req #4961
Posted: 11/17/21

As a Fortune 500 company, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is an ideas and solutions company.  Our corrugated packaging business seeks to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds.  Our white paper business delivers Paper With Purpose by providing the highest level of customer service and operational excellence.  We have approximately 15,000 team members in more than 100 locations in the United States that strive to meet the local needs of our customers.  Our mission is to serve the needs of our customers, today and tomorrow, with products and services that exceed expectations for performance and environmental responsibility.

People • Customers • Trust


PCA is hiring for Co-op Engineering positions at our mill in International Falls, MN. Students working towards a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biosystems Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Environmental Engineering and  Electrical Engineering.



Seeking Juniors and Seniors for:



  • Chemical Engineering Co-op
  • Electrical Engineering Co-op
  • Mechanical Engineering Co-op
  • Process Control Co-op
  • Environmental Engineering Co-Op
  • Computer Science or Network Administration Co-Op


Basic Qualifications:


  • Working towards Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, Environmental, Biosystems, Quality, Mechanical,  IT or Network Administration, or Electrical Engineering required.
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Auto Cad and Project.


Knowledge-Skills-Abilities


  • Must be able to work well under pressure and within time constraints, multi-task,
    and build sound relationships with both internal and external customers.
  • Must exhibit excellent communication, analytical, organizational and computer skills.
  • Must be capable of independently making sound decisions through creative problem-solving.
  • Must be capable of working with ambiguity and change.

All qualified applicants must apply at Careers.packagingcorp.com to be considered.

PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.