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Production Supervisor - Clinton, IA2301 South 21st StreetClinton, Iowa, 52732United States The Opportunity:At WestRock Clinton Folding Carton we are creating a team culture of shared success. We dont believe specific industry experience is as important as your attitude and desire to positively impact our organization.
Do you have experience leading people? Is it your desire to increase both customer and corporate confidence in your areas of responsibility and beyond? If you have solid relationship building skills, an attitude for winning together, and a desire to lead for success, we encourage you to consider joining our team.
We have an opportunity for a Production Supervisor to join Clinton Folding and take responsibility for safety, personnel, quality, production, equipment (including basic maintenance troubleshooting), and all other activities occurring in or related to their assigned department. We are a high-volume folding carton environment with many moving parts and people. The basic job duties for a Production Supervisor are as follows:
Foster and maintain a no incident safety culture. The well-being of our employees takes priority over all other activity at the plant. Report all near misses, incidents, first aid rendered, or unsafe working conditions to the Finishing Manager, Plant Manager, and Safety Manager immediately without exception.
Engage and empower employees to reduce hazards, improve quality, and increase efficiency through team building and inclusion. Coach, develop, and guide shift employees. Resolve conflict between employees and maintain positive goal oriented working relationships inside the department.
Organize job assignments of employees on the shift, supporting daily production efforts as needed. Understand and follow all applicable rules, policies, procedures, regulations, and laws related to human resource activities. Ensure all DMS boards, checklists, and production reports are being filled out completely and correctly.
Follow all steps of the PE processes (DEC,5S, ER) including training of employees on check sheets/ sweep sheets and all applicable duties to adhere to the PE process. Ensure production goals, standards, and metrics for the Finishing Department are being met every shift, implementing an action plan to bring machines, crews, or processes up to standards in the event of lagging production goals, standards, or metrics. Drive continuous improvement efforts.
Coordinate maintenance and repair of equipment, including part orders, preventive/ predictive maintenance, emergency maintenance, and outside contractor efforts to ensure all equipment is kept in optimal condition as consistent with food contact packaging. Maintain cleanliness and organization of your assigned area, overseeing and delegating housekeeping duties.What You Need to Succeed: Bachelors degree, preferably in engineering, though we are open for the right person who can demonstrate that they are prepared to function successfully in this role Manufacturing background or training/experience that would indicate your potential for success in a manufacturing environment Strong collaborative relational leadership skills including the ability to guide people to be more successful than they currently believe possible The ability to identify and solve problems/issues 2+ years of supervisory experience.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#IA*CBWRK WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.