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Production Superintendent - Lancaster, OH1290 Campground RoadLancaster, Ohio, 43130United States Production Superintendent Lancaster, OH The opportunity
We are seeking a Production Superintendent to be located at our container plant in Lancaster, OH. We have a work force of 100+ people.
The Production Superintendent has approximately 10 direct reports. Our plant is a hardworking environment known for our friendly can do attitude. We are looking for a strong leader who has a desire to grow in responsibility.How you will impact WestRock:Build an effective partnership with union and union stewards in an effort to improve overall plant production
Coach and counsel team members to perform to WestRock standards
Control load factors and work flow to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labor, tools and equipment.Schedule plant team members to ensure coverage and coordinate activities
Coordinate recruitment and selection of plant team members
Together with Production Manager, direct and coordinate manufacturing through planning and expediting
Coordinate and maintain an on-going, effective safety plan.Coordinate maintenance work with customer and manufacturing needs.First point of contact for all hourly employee concerns
Ensure on a daily basis all WestRock standards and customer commitments (i.e., R&A, safety, output, on-time delivery) are followed within the plant
Monitor all control procedures
Alter schedules to meet unforeseen conditions
Act as liaison with union/union employees and Production ManagerBuild effective relationships with all internal departments to produce a superior product
Enforce plant safety regulations and housekeeping practices and encourage employees to become safety conscious
Prepare and submit reports as required
Perform other duties as assigned
What you need to succeed:Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent leadership skills.Must understand the fundamentals of corrugator and converting
Must have a desire to grow in the company into a plant manager position
Must be able to take responsibility for improving the departmental efficiency
Must be a role model related to attendance, timeliness, proactive positive attitude, and work ethic
Must have a willingness and desire to grow as an employee and leader in the plant
Demonstrated ability to make decisions as a supervisor and take responsibility for results regardless of the outcome
Must have 5+ years experience in the corrugated industry.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.*CBWRK#OHWestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.