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Shift Leader

Description

Shift Leader

Georgia-Pacific’s Dixie® facility in Leominster, MA is seeking qualified professionals for the role of Shift Leader in our injection molding operation.We are looking to add a Shift Leader to our Night operation. The selected candidate will be responsible for leading a team in the production of cutlery and work a 12-hour work schedule.


This position starts at $25 per hour, based on experience, plus a shift differential, and includes a $3000 sign-on bonus, payable upon start. 

12-Hour Fixed Night Shift with a $2.00 per hour Shift Differential


The Shift Leader will work in our Molding department and will directly supervise automation operators and production associates to create long-term value for Georgia-Pacific. Our Shift Leaders work twelve (12) hour fixed shifts including holidays, weekends and overtime as needed with schedule flexibility to cover peer vacations. They demonstrate a strong commitment toward health, welfare and the safety of all employees and enforce safe work practices. Backgrounds that may fit our Shift Leader role include: Manufacturing, Industrial, Factory, Plant, Plastics, Injection Molding.


What You Will Do In Your Role:

  • Plans and manages daily shift operations; crewing of employees, providing work direction, responding to machines going down and reallocating resources to achieve production goals
  • Supervises, coaches, and develops team members to create long-term value for the company
  • Ensures high quality of products, housekeeping and hygiene standards are maintained
  • Understands and adheres to internal and external regulations, policies & procedures
  • Provides safety training to production associates, team development, and supports training and development initiatives
  • Completes shift communication logs and all paperwork in a timely and efficient manner
  • Maintains accurate time and attendance records, production counts, cycle standards, reportable downtime and crew reports
  • Writes and delivers performance reviews to all employees on their team
  • Collaborates and knowledge shares with other departments across facility to ensure success of operational goals


    The Experience You Will Bring

    Requirements:

  • High Diploma or equivalent and three (3) or more years of demonstrated leadership with positive results in a manufacturing or military environment
  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Experience working with computers in a work environment, including familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • What Will Put You Ahead:

  • Experience working on injection molding machines and automation.
  • Applied knowledge of Molding/Plastics manufacturing operations.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices and Root Cause Analysis techniques

 

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.


At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.


Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
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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