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Director of Operations

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Georgia-Pacific is expanding and opening a new state of the art packaging facility in Eastern, PA!

We are now hiring a Director of Operations to start-up and take on overall operations of this facility with an overall workforce of around 100 full-time employees. The Director of Operations will lead the team to ensure a safe and injury/incident-free environment in a fast-paced manufacturing facility. If you are a driven leader, we’d like to learn more about you!

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Defining and scaling start-up operational processes, both internally and with external partners

  • Launching new products while directing the development of an organization to enable scaling for rapid and profitable growth
  • Operating in a start-up environment with an ability to prioritize and drive actions to closure
  • Driving new and fast-growing technologies to upgrade our manufacturing process
  • Developing advantaged manufacturing capabilities that enable short- and long-term business priorities and objectives
  • Defining operational vision and strategy and establishing organizational direction and focus
  • Applying Market Based Management (MBM®) to drive long term value creation and manage P&L
  • Driving results by fostering creativity and accountability in a performance-oriented culture
  • Executing multiple, simultaneous high impact initiatives to achieve overall goals
  • Exercising agility with solving problems with the ability to quickly identify profitable opportunities, diagnose errors, prioritize actions, and optimize systems and processes

 The Experience You Will Bring


  • Five (5) or more years’ of leadership experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment

  • Experience leading change and driving execution
  • Experience with driving a continuous improvement initiative

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, Business Administration, Management, or related field
  • Experience in brownfield/greenfield facility start-ups/expansions
  • Sales experience within the consumer goods industry

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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