Converting Supervisor - Winston-Salem, NC

Salem | North Carolina | United States

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The opportunity:

  Our corrugate manufacturing plant in Winston-Salem, NC seeks a Converting Supervisor to work 2nd or 3rd shift in a union environment.


How you will affect WestRock:


•Enforce plant safety regulations and housekeeping practices and encourage employees to become safety conscious

•Maintain an effective, on-going safety plan

•Supervise machinery and production employees on the manufacturing floor for an assigned shift

•Build effective relationships with all internal departments to produce a superior product

•Control load factors and workflow to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labor, tools, and equipment.

•Coordinate maintenance work, customer and manufacturing needs

•Monitor all control procedures

•Maintain effective departmental quality procedures

•Coach and counsel team members to perform to company's standards

•Alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions

•First point of contact for all hourly employee concerns

•Ensure that on a daily basis all company standards and customer commitments (ie: safety, quality, production, on-time delivery) are followed within the plant

•Supervise employees to accomplish safety, quality, productivity and efficiency goals

•Prepare and submit reports as required.


What you need to succeed:


 •2+ years’ experience in supervisory capacity in a converting plant with knowledge of converting equipment.

•Corrugated manufacturing experience a plus.

•Effective process management skills

•Excellent communication skills

•High School Diploma or equivalent


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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