Production Supervisor - Newark, NJ

Newark | New Jersey | 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

Production Supervisor - Newark, NJ

2013 McCarter Highway
Newark, New Jersey, 07104
United States

The Opportunity:

·       Come work as a Production Supervisor at a growing company with very competitive pay and benefits, with opportunities to advance and learn alongside accomplished leaders in the Corrugated Packaging industry

·       Manage the day-to-day operations of the shift and ensure that all company standards and customer commitments (safety, quality, production, cost, on-time delivery) are met

·       You will work in a collaborative work environment and coordinate production operations, and maintain effective quality procedures and safety regulations

·       You will be trained, mentored, and developed to succeed and further your WestRock career

·       This is a growth position that can lead to various upper management positions

How You Will Impact WestRock:

·       Lead and coach employees to meet the safety, quality, production, and all other key performance indicators of a fast-paced work team

·       Enforce plant safety regulations and encourage employees to become safety conscious

·       Build relationships with internal departments to produce a superior product, resulting in happy customers

·       Help build a world-class team, training your successor as you advance your WestRock career

What You Need to Succeed:

  • Manufacturing leadership skills required; 2+ years of supervisory or team lead experience in box plant or manufacturing facility preferred
  • Corrugated experience is a plus; team leads ready to take your career in corrugated to the next level are encouraged to apply
  • Strong focus on Safety and Quality
  • Passion for continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; college degree is a plus

What we offer:

·       Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

·       Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

·       An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

·    A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.







WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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