Georgia‐Pacific is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals. The company's brands include Brawny® paper towels, Angel Soft® and Quilted Northern® bath tissue, Dixie® tabletop products and more. Georgia‐Pacific is a subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., one of the largest private companies in America according to Forbes magazine.
Georgia-Pacific needs talented IT professionals to assist us in adapting to an age that is driven by technology, and to help us work toward innovative IT solutions which will sustain the future of our business. GP provides a wealth of career opportunities for those looking to apply their Information Technology knowledge in ways that are fun, challenging, and enormously impactful on our long‐term success. Co-ops and new grads gain exposure to a variety of IT applications through the exploration of Advanced Analytics & Visualization, Web & Mobile Solutions, and ERP System Capabilities, Configuration, Customization, and Analytics.
At Georgia‐Pacific, you will thrive by applying technical knowledge and innovative thinking to help solve technical business challenges. You will be exposed first‐hand to our unique management philosophy called Market‐Based Management (MBM®) and learn how MBM® enables our organization to succeed and grow over the long term. GP's IT department offers several co-op opportunities for students pursuing degrees related to Information Technology. Co‐op students may either be based in Atlanta, Georgia, or at one of GP's nearly 300 manufacturing facilities.
Near the end of your co‐op cycle with Georgia‐Pacific, you will be considered for full‐time employment to return to GP upon completion of your college degree program. Offers of full‐time employment are contingent upon internship/co‐op performance and business talent needs.
Co‐Op students will be placed into one of the following IT categories