Paper Mill Superintendent - Panama City, FL

    WestRock Company
    Panama city, FL
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $8.75 - $12.14

    Job Description

    Paper Mill Superintendent - Panama City, FL

    4506-Panama City Mill

    One Everitt Ave
    Panama City, Florida, 32401
    United States

    The opportunity:

    Responsible for managing the Paper Mill Department that includes Linerboard and Pulp Machines. Responsible for all activities in the department including safety, environmental, quality & customer satisfaction, cost, production, maintenance planning, financial budgets & results, capital project support, people development, and employee & labor relations.

    How you will impact WestRock:
    • Safety - Lead safety systems and processes that support achieving our continually improving performance. Ensure a safe and engaged workforce by providing model of safety leadership and accountability.
    • Environmental - Lead department environmental management systems to ensure compliance and environmental stewardship while working closely with the Mill Environmental Department
    • Quality/Customer Satisfaction - focus on the "no fail basics" of quality and service coupled with innovation to provide winning solutions to our customers
    • Cost - Develop and maintain methods for tracking and reducing chemical and operational costs.
    • Production - Optimize paper machine schedules to maximize the mill's production while continually increasing Paper Machine uptime % and productivity while reducing off quality.
    • Financial Budget/Results - Work closely with Mill Controller and Leadership team to develop budgets and analyze financial results to look for opportunities for improving mill profitability
    • Capital Execution - Provide input to capital projects from inception through completion.
    • Strategic Planning - Initiate and facilitate improvement projects within the department focusing on strategic initiatives to reduce cost, increase productivity and/or improve quality
    • People Development - Invest in our People to help them develop and operate at their full potential
    • Employee/Labor Relations - Build positive relations based on the WestRock culture of trust, respect and empowering employees to always do the right thing.
    Key Behaviors
    • Create an environment of mutual respect and trust for our co-workers and customers
    • Empower and engage co-workers to improve our safety and productivity and lower our cost to produce
    • Satisfy our customers every time
    • Do the right thing for WestRock - always
    • High sense of urgency
    • Attention to detail; develop and follow Standard Operating Procedures and processes to reduce human errors
    What you need to succeed:

    B.S. Degree with 10 plus years of Paper Mill experience or equivalent combination of education and experience with at least 3 years at Paper Machine Superintendent role or above

    Must be a strong leader with demonstrated skills in interpersonal skills, customer service, communication and high sense of urgency and attention to detail

    Must work well in teams, both as a Leader and team member

    Excellent computer skills using Microsoft Office products

    Additional Preferred Qualifications:

    Prefer Pulp & Linerboard paper making experience

    Understanding of Box Plant Corrugator operation

    Customer visits and/or interaction 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.

    Posting ID: 552775668Posted: 2020-05-21