Production Supervisor - Mesquite, TX

    WestRock Company
    Mesquite, TX
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Production Supervisor - Mesquite, TX

    700 N Sam Houston Rd
    Mesquite, Texas, 75149
    United States

    Opportunity summary: Join WestRock as a Production Supervisor with very competitive pay and benefits, with opportunities to advance and learn alongside accomplished leaders in the Corrugated Packaging industry. As a Production Supervisor, you will be responsible for the safe and efficient operations of converting production in the facility. In this role you will communicate performance expectations to shift workers, ensure production targets and metrics are met to achieve production demands, supervise machine productivity and quality, and manage personnel daily. You will work in a collaborative work environment and coordinate production operations and maintain effective quality procedures and safety regulations. You will be trained, mentored, and developed to succeed and further your WestRock career

    How you will impact WestRock:

    Manage the day-to-day operations of the shift and ensure that all company standards and customer commitments (safety, quality, production, cost, on-time delivery) are met

    Supervise daily production activities, including oversight of team members, and monitor performance levels of each team member

    Lead and coach employees to meet the safety, quality, production, and all other key performance indicators of a fast-paced work team

    Enforce plant safety regulations and encourage employees to become safety conscious

    Build relationships with internal departments to produce a superior product, resulting in happy customers

    Help build a world-class team, training your successor as you advance your WestRock career

    Ensure all company safety policies and safe work practices are followed to ensure safety of self and others

    Monitor and participate in Daily Management Systems (DMS) to track progress against production goals and enable performance excellence

    Sustain productivity levels by properly staffing line production and equipment to meet customer demands and align any last-minute scheduling changes

    What you need to succeed:

    Corrugated Manufacturing experience; 2+ years of supervisory or team lead experience in a box plant preferred

    Ability to be an on-shift resource for troubleshooting problems in the converting process as well as maintenance issues

    Strong focus on Safety and Quality

    High School Diploma or equivalent required; college degree is a plus

    Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel and Word; ability to learn new software applications

    Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing processes, procedures, and machinery

    Ability to make independent, effective decisions

    Possess ability to be a self-directed team player

    Proven successful track record in managing, motivating and building teams

    Continuous Improvement, Lean Six Sigma highly desired

    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.
    About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock's 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at

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



    Posting ID: 552775727Posted: 2020-05-21