Production Superintendent - Covington, GA

Covington / Georgia / United States

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About WestRock 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 www.westrock.com.

Production Superintendent - Covington, GA


6180 Jersey Alcovy Rd
Covington, Georgia, 30014-1364
United States

The Opportunity
Responsible for assisting in the management of the entire production operation including Plant Maintenance, Quality Control and Shipping & Receiving. Ensures quality systems are in place to comply with customer specifications and manages production on a timely basis, per schedule.

How you will impact Westrock:

  • Ensure a safe work environment for all employees.

  • Leads team of over 95 hourly employees and oversees performance of shift supervisors.

  • Oversee the proper training and manning of plant positions.

  • Overseeing Environmental and Safety compliance

  • Ensuring Quality Systems are in place and comply with customer specifications

  • Manager production of customer product on timely basis per schedule

  • Meet with management on the status and resolution of job postings, employee performance problems and other related human resource matters and provides communication feedback

  • Determine manpower necessary to accomplish production requirements on a daily and weekly basis including vacation scheduling in accordance with labor agreement

  • Implement, maintain, and support all company policies and procedures, including safety program, union contract and good housekeeping.

  • Additional duties as assigned

     

    What you will need to succeed:

  • Corrugated box experience

  • 3+ years supervisory experience

  • Exposure to formal safety, quality and productivity systems such as ISO and OSHA training.

  • Willing and able to work required hours

  • Excellent communication skills including both written and verbal communication

  • Must possess strong strategic planning and analytical skills

  • Able to organize and prioritize work

  • Able to make effective decisions independently

     

    Desired Experience:

  • 6 Sigma and/or lean principles

  • 2+ years superintendent experience 

     

     

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