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Production Supervisor

Description

Georgia-Pacific is seeking a Production Supervisor for our Plywood Manufacturing facility in Taylorsville, MS. This Supervisor will lead a wood products production team to work injury-free/incident free in a continuous manufacturing environment consistent with our management philosophy and framework.  

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Supervise/coordinate production efforts that drive improvement in all associated work processes affecting EHS, compliance, reliability, quality, production and costs.
  • Support the MPO (Machine Paced Operation) Process System to align and optimize the manufacturing enterprise in delivering value to the business.
  • Facilitate team development and growth, employee skill development, problem-solving and resolution, building employee commitment and ownership and holding employees accountable.
  • Drive safety excellence through promoting employee involvement, ownership, and accountability to proactively eliminate hazards.
  • Monitor product quality and provide direction to crew members to maximize efficiency.
  • Assist with troubleshooting production issues.
  • Provide safety training to crew members.
  • Provide coaching; team development/performance management.
  • Complete data entry responsibilities and generate reports.  


The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Two (2) or more years of supervisory experience in industrial manufacturing or military environment.
  • Must have a solid working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) and ability to learn various PC-based production reporting systems applications.
  • Must be able and willing to work safely, and adhere to all safety rules and regulations, including wearing and using appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Must be able and willing to work in a manufacturing plant environment, including extended periods of time in noisy, nonair conditioned or unheated areas. 
  • Must be able and willing to work flexible work schedules and department changes.  


What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher with a preference in a technical or business discipline.
  • Three (3) or more years of supervisory experience in an industrial manufacturing or military environment.
  • Two (2) or more years of supervisory experience in the plywood industry. 
  • Experience using a Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).  


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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