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.
Management Trainee - Production Lead or Supervisor experience
The management trainee will work under the general direction of a mentor(s) in various assignments and locations to develop the full set of technical and management skills necessary to function in major leadership positions to manage the entire operations of a facility. Departments included would be assignments in corrugate operations, sales, procurement, accounting, HR, planning/scheduling and customer service.
How you will impact Westrock
Works hard and smart; never satisfied with the status quo; always striving to do better; has high expectations of what can be accomplished.
Able to respond quickly to changing demands, processes and updates information. Open mind to new ideas. Consensus building skills.
Communicates regularly with key internal customers and team members on a timely basis; able to effectively deliver presentations to a large group of people from multiple levels of the organization
Set high performance standards for self and the organization, performance demonstrates value for quality.
Takes action; initiates projects in pursuit of a greater profitability; anticipates potential problems and addresses early. Demonstrates leadership capabilities.
Able to set priorities, establish objectives, schedule activities, manage priorities and tasks.
Support plant team initiatives and goals, cooperate and demonstrate positive attitude toward others, will assist in all areas as needed.
What you need to succeed:
Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
3+ years related experience and/or training in production lead or supervisory role; corrugated/packaging industry experience, preferred
Military experience very helpful.
Demonstrated competency with basic office programs such as MS Office Suite.
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.