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Plant Superintendent - Corrugated Box Plant

Georgia-Pacific - Milan, MI

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Plant Superintendent - Milan, MI
Georgia-Pacific at Milan, MI is seeking a Plant Superintendent to lead our corrugated supervisors and team members.  We are seeking a dynamic leader to share their knowledge and help the team to meet safety, quality, and delivery goals.  The Superintendent will lead salaried supervisors and non-union hourly employees to work injury/incident free in a continuous manufacturing environment, creating a culture consistent with Market-Based Management (MBM®). 
This position reports directly to the Director of Operations.  There will be development and promotional opportunities for candidates that are mobile and motivated. 
If you are not familiar with the Corrugated Industry, check out these videos:
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A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

• Creating a culture where employees address unsafe conditions, unsafe 
   behaviors and participate and make suggestions for improvement. • Driving our Market Based Management (MBM®) culture. • Driving adherence to plant safety, housekeeping, and 6S efforts, including the
   identification of safety gaps and initiation of corrective actions. • Managing salaried supervisors; appraising performance and providing feedback
   as needed; assisting with complaint resolution; communicate opportunities,
   issues and results on a daily basis.Leading the drive for improvement in
   operational areas such as compliance, reliability, costs, quality, and
   housekeeping. • Utilizing all available resources to ensure product meets or exceeds customer
   expectations. • Ensuring best practices are being followed for minimization of waste at
   machine centers. • Leading and tracking continuous improvement opportunities where
   performance issues are apparent and provide leadership/action plans for gap
   closure; follow up as required. • Identifying repairs needed at machine centers and create work requests for
   completion; follow up as required. • Working to accelerate employee training, understanding, and verification
   processes for the various plant systems, i.e. CTS, IQS, KIWI Scheduling, PCS
   Feedback, and BVP. • Enhancing operational effectiveness by measuring production efficiencies,
   analyzing and solving machine downtime causes, eliminating waste,
   maintaining budgetary raw material usages, performing root cause analysis,
   production scheduling, and establishing standard operating procedures.

What You Will Need:Basic Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED.
Must be willing to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment.
Minimum of 5 years of experience supervising employees in manufacturing environments.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in corrugated industry. 
Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word (to write business correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting, simple formulas) and Outlook (for internal and external correspondence)
Ability to work weekends, holidays, and overtime when needed.

What Will Put You Ahead?Preferred Qualifications:

Supervisory experience within the corrugated packaging, folding carton, paper or containerboard industries.
Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing, business, engineering, or related field.
Experience working with the KIWI Application.

Why Work For GP?

A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions
Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings
Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?
We're part of your everyday life. From the walls of your home to the Dixie® plates on your table, the boxes at your local grocery store or the Quilted Northern® in your bathroom, there's a good chance a Georgia-Pacific product is nearby. We need people like you: People who can help us make life's simple necessities better.
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:
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Plant Superintendent - Corrugated Box Plant Georgia-Pacific - Milan, MI, United States


Location: Milan, MI

Company Profile:
Georgia-Pacific is one of the world's leading manufacturers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals. We believe in creating long-term value for our company, customers and business partners. Our nearly 35,000 employees are guided by Market Based Management® principles, which are based on integrity and compliance. These principles challenge us to achieve world-class excellence by constantly finding new and better ways to manufacture products and support the needs of our customers.