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Production Supervisor Converting

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Description

Converting Supervisor – 2nd Shift, Augusta, GA

Georgia-Pacific is currently hiring for a 2nd Shift Converting Supervisor at our Augusta, GA Corrugated Box Manufacturing Facility. The ideal candidates must be self-driven individuals with a passion for excellence in Safety, People Development, Manufacturing, and Customer Focus. This opportunity would be on 2nd Shift (3pm – 11pm) and would have about 9 hourly direct reports. The plant runs Monday-Friday with weekend work as needed.

To learn more about the GP Corrugated Business, check out these videos/links:

Georgia-Pacific: How Corrugated Boxes are Made

Georgia-Pacific: Corrugated

www.gppackaging.com

What You Will Do In Your Role

Include providing leadership on the operating floor and striving for compliance in safety, health, environmental, and quality. Also responsible for coaching, training, and developing operations personnel in safety, quality, production, problem solving, and technical and interpersonal communication skills; addressing key issues and concerns; and interacting with employees from other departments to ensure quality and on-time production.

  • Drive safety excellence through promoting employee involvement, ownership and accountability to proactively identify hazards and implement the appropriate mitigating strategies; investigate incidents and participate in resolution of causes 
  • Exemplify and advance the application of MBM® (Market Based Management) into our culture.
  • Ensure quality expectations are followed and met on a daily basis.
  • Ensure best practices are being followed for minimization of waste at machine centers.
  • Track continuous improvement opportunities where performance issues are apparent and provide leadership/action plans for gap closure.
  • Strictly adhere to plant safety, housekeeping, and 6S efforts.
  • Identify repairs needed at machine centers and create work requests for completion; follow up as required.
  • Plan, assign and direct work for all hourly production employees; appraise performance and provide feedback as needed; assist in resolving complaints; hold employees accountable as needed; communicate issues and results on a daily basis.
  • Must possess problem solving/root cause analysis skills; leadership and interpersonal skills; ability to motivate teams to exceed expectation; communication, planning and organization skills; sense of urgency and accountability; customer focus; ability to work effectively in cross-functional team environment. 

The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • Five (5) or more years of experience working in a high-speed manufacturing environment or military experience
  • Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends and overtime as needed
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite such as Word (to write business correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting, simple formulas) and Outlook (for internal and external correspondence)

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Two (2) or more years of Corrugated or Container board Industry experience supervising employees within a high-speed manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing, business, engineering, or related field
  • Experience working in corrugated packaging or container board industry

Experience working with KIWI application   

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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