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Title:  Assistant Superintendent II-Maintenance Electrical

Requisition ID:  15388-159

Augusta, GA, US, 30906

Category:  Manufacturing Management
Travel:  No Travel Required


The Assistant Superintendent II – Maint (E&I – Mill wide) will be responsible for managing the E/I maintenance workforce at the Augusta Mill.  This is a leadership role where the individual is responsible for providing direction, guidance and support for all direct and indirect reports. Individual will be primarily responsible for the safety, efficiency, productivity, engagement, and overall effectiveness of the area maintenance workforce focusing on strategic planning for the team. 

 Specific responsibilities include the continuous improvement of reliability systems including: MOPS, planning, work execution, developing procedures, supervising salaried planners, and ensure that other preventive E/I maintenance and equipment care efforts are systemized and implemented effectively. The role also includes development and execution of a five-year area reliability improvement and equipment maintenance strategy, development and execution of the annual repair budget.

JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include but are not limited to the following.

  • Partners with Operations Maintenance Coordinator and Process Supervisor to ensure efficient planning and coordination of maintenance work.
  • Responsible for daily and annual outage maintenance planning throughout the mill
  • Daily effective communication with hourly and salaried maintenance E/I personnel.
  • Directs Salaried planners and contractors to ensure compliance with safety, quality and specs and standards requirements.
  • Effectively ensures that there is a sufficient planned work order backlog to schedule weeks in advance.
  • Ensures that Equipment SAP functional Locations, BOM’s and PMs are reviewed and accurately deployed to support the maintenance department.
  • Ensures Contracted PM’s and Mill PMs are in cost effective and in compliance with mill standards and specs.
  • Ensures all necessary work orders, including PMs, are presented to the MOPs team by ABC cruciality for scheduling.
  • Participates in Maintenance weekend duty rotation as assigned.


  • Five plus years’ progressive and practical pulp and power instrumentation and electrical experience.
  • Previous supervisory experience managing salaried and hourly employees preferred


  • BS Degree in Engineering or equivalent technical experience (Electrical Engineer Preferred)
  • Five plus years of relevant maintenance management experience
  • Five plus years of Supervisory experience
  • Thorough knowledge of reliability concepts and application
  • Demonstrated leadership
  • Demonstrated ability to create and sustain change
  • Demonstrated ability to engage a work force
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proactive problem solver


  • General schedule is a 9-hour M-F assignment, however, employee must be willing to work alternate schedules occasionally; that may include early mornings, nights, and/or weekends and be punctual while doing so. Occasional overnight travel to include flying, driving, riding or by rail.


  • Sitting or standing for extended periods up to 8-hours.
  • Occasional Lifting up to 20 lbs.
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices.
  • Effective use of various electrical and instrumentation testing equipment and tools.


  • Building effective teams
  • Drive for results
  • Functional technical skills
  • Action Oriented
  • Perseverance
  • Priority Setting
  • Conflict management
  • Developing direct reports


Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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