WestRock Production Supervisor 3rd Shift in Hazleton, Pennsylvania
About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com .
Production Supervisor 3rd Shift - Hazleton, PA
33 North Powell Drive
Hazleton, Pennsylvania, 18201
We have an opportunity for a Production Supervisor at our Fold Pak folding carton plant in Hazleton, PA.Please see the information below for details regarding this role:
Expectations and Responsibilities
Operational Areas of Responsibility
Sheeting and Printing Department
Shipping / Receiving / Warehousing
Establish and sustain clean and well organized departments
Instill a “proactive” approach towards safety with employee involvement
Maintain housekeeping goals/objectives/procedures for shift
Ensure safety rule compliance across shift
Ensure housekeeping and organizational compliance across shift
Ensure Safety is never sacrificed
Quality and Continuous Improvement
Lead with a relentless pursuit of continuous improvement – Safety, Quality and Productivity
Ensure quality control plans are followed for quality excellence
Work with employees on prioritizing improvement opportunities
Ensure corrective/preventive actions are implemented for internal and external customer complaints
Ensure SQF and GMP compliance across shift
Strive to meet or exceed customer expectations in product quality and service
Coach, lead, and other key operating personnel
Lead with a “Team Based” problem solving approach
Ensure employees are effectively trained to meet expectations
Determine Shift staffing needs
Inspire commitment in others for individual and team objectives
Ensure discipline is applied consistently and correctly across shift
Reward, recognize and celebrate accomplishments and improvements
Production and Cost Improvement
Relentless focus on measurable continuous improvement
Identify obstacles and develop and execute action plans to improve performance
Lead teams to achieve Performance objectives
Be innovative and creative with process improvements – “Think outside the box”
Ensure production performance is measured
Ensure shift receives performance feedback and updates on improvement plans
Pay strict attention to costs – labor, materials, supplies and parts
Work with Departmen Managers and Reliability Manager on work order trends and downtime reduction improvements
Ensure effective preventive and predictive maintenance is followed for all equipment
What You Need to Succeed:
Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required.
Knowledge of the manufacturing processes, procedures, and machinery.
Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers.
High School Diploma required, College degree preferred.
Three years supervisory/leadership experience required.
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.
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
Production Supervisor 3rd Shift