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Production Supervisor, night shift - Mebane, NC
7411 Oakwood St Extension, PO Box 408
Mebane, North Carolina, 27302
Production Supervisor – Night Shift – Mebane, NC
Provide leadership for the entire plant during the evening shifts.
Foster the no-boundaries management approach; thus leading high performance self-directed teams with the ability to work and think beyond the confines of assigned departments.
What you need to succeed:
High School Diploma or equivalent; Bachelor’s Degree highly preferable
At least 3 years of supervision responsibility
Manufacturing experience is required; industry experience is a plus
Executes the plant strategy in the production area, ensuring alignment of goals
Excellent organization skills – the ability to prioritize tasks, staff and self to maximize services
Proven team leader with strong communication skills
Knowledge of business and management principles involved leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources
Knowledge of process improvement methodologies
Knowledge of cGMP a plus
How you will impact WestRock:
- Safety: Provide a safe work place through adherence to company safety and housekeeping policies. Lead production crew safety meetings, when applicable. Monitor compliance to safety policies and procedures, conduct audits of plant areas, and ensure deficiencies found are resolved or appropriately communicated. Ensure production crew is well trained, involved and committed to meeting safety requirements.
- Productivity: Drive productivity, including communication of goals, training of operators, and operation of machines within established process specifications, and identification and resolution of production related issues. Maximize production efficiencies, achieve targeted raw material usages, and minimize yield losses while producing high quality product in a safe manner. Troubleshoot and quickly resolve production method or machinery issues that are impacting run rates, downtime, or quality.
- Quality: Maintain an excellent quality level of product produced at the lowest cost. Monitor key operating parameters to ensure the product adheres to specifications while minimizing raw material usage. Work with production operators to identify and reduce controllable quality issues. Ensure that operators and crews are compliant with SOPs. Review results of audits performed by QA department and communicate to production crew. Provide feedback to production crew on internal and external complaints and drive towards root cause and develop preventative countermeasures.
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.