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Production Supervisor

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Georgia-Pacific is currently hiring for a Production Supervisor at the Akron, OH Corrugated Packaging facility. The ideal candidate will demonstrate safety as a value; and lead a crew of employees to exceed production expectations for the shift. The candidate must be self-driven and demonstrate a commitment to safety, manufacturing excellence, and quality.


Supervisors at the Akron, OH facility will have the opportunity to contribute to a successful box plant, both in improving the efficiency of production and in helping to build a culture of Market-Based Management. This position provides opportunities for promotion both in Akron and in many other Georgia-Pacific and Koch facilities across the country. Come join our team!

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Providing leadership, coaching, training and developing personnel in safety, quality, service, production, compliance, and problem solving
  • Continued emphasis on cross-training and building the bench strength of his/her team
  • Addressing key issues and concerns; and interacting with employees from other departments to ensure quality, on-time production
  • Exemplify and drive Market ­Based Management® (MBM®) culture
  • Engage in continuous improvement opportunities (reducing downtime and waste), and provide leadership/action plans for gap closure
  • Partner with the reliability and maintenance team to ensure machines are maintained to specifications
  • 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; pro-actively communicate issues and results on a daily basis
  • Working shift work, holidays, and overtime as needed
  • Maintaining strict adherence to safety rules and regulations

The Experience You Will Bring


  • High School diploma or GED
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience supervising employees within a manufacturing, production, industrial or military environment
  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel and Outlook 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Experience working in corrugated packaging or containerboard industry on a corrugator
  • Corrugated Triple Wall Experience
  • Experience working with Kiwi application
  • Experience with daily management systems


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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