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Department Superintendent

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Georgia-Pacific is seeking a Department Superintendent in our plywood mill in Camden, TX. This role will be responsible for leading a wood products production department to work injury-free/incident free in a continuous manufacturing environment, consistent with Georgia-Pacific's management philosophy and framework. The Superintendent will also be responsible for supporting an approach to optimize the constraining process and machine centers.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Facilitating team development and growth through effective communication and performance evaluations. 
  • Prioritizing work orders to address machine center functionality and optimize on equipment availability. 
  • Ensuring areas operate effectively and efficiently; meeting or exceeding benchmark & milestones. 
  • Utilizing work processes to effectively manage and facilitate good asset health through PM & PDM. 
  • Building employee commitment and ownership, and holding personnel accountable to meet those expectations. 
  • Facilitating team developmental growth by reviewing and evaluating personnel performance. 
  • Motivating and encouraging team to positively contribute in their roles to capture long-term value for facility. 
  • Driving safety excellence through personnel involvement, ownership & accountability. 
  • Proactively identifying hazards and implementing appropriate mitigating strategies to improve safety capacity. 
  • Facilitating resolution to complex or chronic issues preventing equipment design. 
  • Owning data entry and accuracy compiled to create departmental reports.

The Experience You Will Bring


  • High school diploma or GED. 
  • Five (5) or more years of supervisory or management experience in a heavy industrial manufacturing facility. 
  • Experience in leading a department or organization in EH&S, Reliability, Production, Cost and Quality Excellence. 
  • Experience in analyzing data to eliminate waste and foster continuous improvement. 
  • Must have working knowledge and experience with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and ability to learn various PC-based production and operations applications. 
  • Must be able and willing to work a flexible work schedule. 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience working with computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) - SAP, MP2, ActivePlant. 
  • Continuous improvement, experience and/or education. 
  • Knowledge of equipment servicing, planning/scheduling, supply chain management, mechanical maintenance, plant engineering, quality and  processes and equipment.
  • Experience with statistical analysis.
  • Previous experience working in a Wood Products production facility. 

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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