Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor - Stevenson, AL

Stevenson / Alabama / United States

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at

Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor - Stevenson, AL

1611 County Road 85
Stevenson, Alabama, 35772
United States

WestRock makes consumer and corrugated packaging solutions that give our customers a winning edge in the global marketplace. We partner closely with customers on everything from beverage packs and pizza boxes to trigger sprayers and fragrance pumps to paperboard used for a wide variety of packaging and shipping containers. We consider ourselves to be part of their team – as we strive for continuous improvement together.

Every day, our 42,000 team members combine practical innovations and rigorous execution in about 275 operating and business facilities across North America, South America, Europe and Asia to deliver products and services that answer unique local needs. We expect to win as a company and lead the industry by achieving success together with our customers, employees and investors


Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor

Stevenson, Alabama


Career Opportunity:

An opportunity for a Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor is available. This role will provide direct supervision to hourly maintenance personnel within the mill.  The Supervisor ensures the safety of the workforce, provides quality and efficient execution of assigned work, monitors staff and crew performance, provides problem analysis for equipment history, submits accurate reports of work execution, takes appropriate action in response to emergencies, and administers company policies as they relate to assigned personnel.

What you need to succeed (Basic Requirements):

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent with 5 or more years’ experience in a supervisory role in a manufacturing industry.

    What you need to succeed (Preferred Requirements):

  • Associates degree in Engineering or 5 years of equivalent maintenance experience.
  • 5+ years in a supervisory role in a manufacturing industry.
  • Working experience in JDE, PassPort, SAP
  • Strong organization and communication skills with the proven ability to motivate and manage a team.


How you will impact WestRock (Responsibilities):

  • Administers and model’s safety in his/her area of responsibility; Participates in and supports the safety programs for the maintenance department; reviews safety records to uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance employees.

  • Implement maintenance best practices and processes, including but not limited to: effective planning and scheduling, technician precision maintenance training and application of skills

  • Provide direct supervision to hourly maintenance personnel. To function as a resource of information on safety, as well as, technical related issues. Make daily safety audits. Complete daily, weekly and monthly inspections of equipment

  • Conducts training of the workforce as needed and ensures appropriate disciplinary actions are taken when deemed necessary. Insures compliance with the Union contract and company policy

  • Supervises and inspects repair and maintenance work to ensure that the most effective, efficient and up-to-date maintenance and repair technology and practices are used in a safe and professional manner.


    If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application. We want to hear from you!  WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.





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