WestRock Production Supervisor in Richmond, Virginia

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 - Richmond, VA

5710 S Laburnum Ave

Richmond, Virginia, 23231

United States

Our corrugated manufacturing plant in Richmond, VA seeks a Production Supervisor to work 2nd or 3rd shift in a union environment.

How you will affect WestRock:

· Enforce plant safety regulations and housekeeping practices and encourage employees to become safety consciousEnforce plant safety regulations and housekeeping practices and encourage employees to become safety conscious

· Maintain an effective, on-going safety planMaintain an effective, on-going safety plan

· Supervise machinery and production employees on the manufacturing floor for an assigned shiftSupervise machinery and production employees on the manufacturing floor for an assigned shift

· Build effective relationships with all internal departments to produce a superior productBuild effective relationships with all internal departments to produce a superior product

· Control load factors and workflow to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labor, tools, and equipment.Control load factors and workflow to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labor, tools, and equipment.

· Coordinate maintenance work, customer and manufacturing needsCoordinate maintenance work, customer and manufacturing needs

· Monitor all control proceduresMonitor all control procedures

· Maintain effective departmental quality proceduresMaintain effective departmental quality procedures

· Coach and counsel team members to perform to company's standardsCoach and counsel team members to perform to company's standards

· Alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditionsAlters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions

· First point of contact for all hourly employee concernsFirst point of contact for all hourly employee concerns

· Ensure that on a daily basis all company standards and customer commitments (ie: safety, quality, production, on-time delivery) are followed within the plantEnsure that on a daily basis all company standards and customer commitments (ie: safety, quality, production, on-time delivery) are followed within the plant

· Supervise employees to accomplish safety, quality, productivity and efficiency goalsSupervise employees to accomplish safety, quality, productivity and efficiency goals

· Prepare and submit reports as required.Prepare and submit reports as required.

What you need to succeed:

· 3+ years’ experience in supervisory capacity in a corrugated plant with knowledge of converting equipment.+ years’ experience in supervisory capacity in a corrugated plant with knowledge of converting equipment.

· Corrugated manufacturing experience a plus.Corrugated manufacturing experience a plus.

· Effective process management skillsEffective process management skills

· Excellent communication skillsExcellent communication skills

· High School Diploma or equivalentHigh School Diploma or equivalent

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.

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WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans

Production/Manufacturing

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Production Supervisor

Virginia-Richmond

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