At Sumter Packaging Corporation we are a manufacturing company that is focused on the future of packaging. We are seeking to hire an intern to gain experience in the area of packaging/graphic design and customer service. The intern will train with the design department to understand the beginning processes of a corrugated product. They will also spend time in customer service where they will see how a corrugated design is processed and put through to production. The intern will leave having gained experience in design, customer service and all the surrounding aspects of a corrugated packaging company. Internship beginning Spring 2018 for late application and Summer 2018.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Basic knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign)
Basic knowledge of AutoCAD, or other similar packaging programs
Excellent communication skills- oral & written
Strong critical-thinking skills
Office/professional (part time or student intern) work experience a plus
Sumter Packaging Corporation was founded in 1958 as Kankakee Container Company in Kankakee, Illinois. After relocating to Sumter in 1981 we established our current headquarters as Sumter Packaging Corporation. We now have expanded to five locations serving the Carolina, Georgia and Virginia. Our Sumter location remains our largest operation at nearly 108,000 square feet. Our services include indus...trial packaging, slotted cartons, display packaging, and more corrugated specialty products. As full-service manufacturing location our operations include packaging design, customer service, machine operation, shipping and receiving and more. Sumter Packaging is a family-owned company that values hard-working and dedicated employees. We continue to serve our customers through personal service and quality products with fast, dependable delivery.