WestRock (NYSE:WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s team members support customers around the world from locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Production Supervisor - Converting Department
Location: Battle Creek, MI
Division: Box on Demand
We are currently hiring a Converting Supervisor at our Battle Creek, MI plant. The Converting Supervisor is responsible for supervising employees to meet the manufacturing and production schedules. Coordinate production operations and maintain effective quality procedures and safety regulations. Responsible for all routing functions on the plant floor during an assigned shift.
•Enforce plant safety regulations and housekeeping practices and encourage employees to become safety conscious
•Maintain an effective, on-going safety plan
•Supervise employees on the manufacturing floor for an assigned shift
•Build 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.
•Coordinate maintenance work customer and manufacturing needs
•Monitor all control procedures
•Maintain effective departmental quality procedures
•Coach and counsel team members to perform to company's standards
•Alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions
•First 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 plant
•Supervise employees to accomplish safety, quality, productivity and efficiency goals
•Prepare and submit reports as required
•5+ years experience in supervisory capacity in a Converting Supervisor role
•Converting experience in the corrugated manufacturing arena
•Effective process management skills
•Excellent communication skills
•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Must be willing to work any shift/Flexible
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.