Production Supervisor - Mishawaka, IN

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 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Production Supervisor - Mishawaka, IN


1925 Stone Court
Mishawaka, Indiana, 46545
United States

"WestRock will be a company where each of us genuinely belongs, is respected and valued, and can do our best work, and where diversity, inclusion and equity are competitive advantages."

The Opportunity: 2 positions available for our 2nd and 3rd shift. As the Production Supervisor, you are responsible for managing plant employees to meet manufacturing and production schedules. You will be coordinating production operations and maintaining effective quality procedures and safety regulations for the facility.
How you will impact WestRock:
Enforce plant safety regulations and encourage employees to become safety-conscious
Manage manufacturing employees to include performance reviews and disciplinary actions
Make recommendations to improve safety, environmental and health of the entire facility
Manage the day-to-day operations of the shift with constant emphasis on safety, quality, delivery and cost
Monitor production activities to eliminate waste and ensure adherence to production and shipping schedule
Work with other team members to control and improve efficiencies, minimize labor overtime, downtime and repair expenses 
Control load factors and workflow to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labor, tools and equipment
What you need to succeed:
High School diploma or G.E.D. equivalent with 3 to 4 years of related experience
Proven experience in operations, manufacturing, or supply chain
Excellent communication and listening skills
Proven track record of effective problem-solving
Ability to embrace continuous improvement
Strong collaboration and teaming skills with stakeholders across functions
Ability to coach and train employees
Ability to be an on-shift resource for troubleshooting problems in the process as well as maintenance issues
Ability to make independent, effective decisions
Possess ability to be a self-directed team player
Flexibility to work multiple shifts
About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com. WestRock is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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