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Title:  Continuous Improvement Supervisor

Requisition ID:  9633-159

Kalamazoo, MI, US, 49007

Category:  Customer Service and Sales Support
Travel:  No Travel Required
Pay Grade:  94

The Continuous Supervisor will support the technical lab within the Kalamazoo Mill.  The position manages the continuous improvement project action item list for the mill and assists submission and reporting to accounting.  The individual will research and complete customer claims and prevent aged claims.  They will participate in customer visits as needed and provide direction for the internship program/interns.  They will be responsible for trial planning within the mill and maintaining the trial log.  They will regularly review and maintain the FDA approved chemical list and maintain the document control system.  The position will also be required to lead Kepner Tregoe (KT) events as needed and work doing process engineer work on the machines. 


BS degree preferred within the Engineering field of study - paper, chemical or printing preferred

Experience within lab environment

Promote and support a safe environment

Travel as needed to customers

Microsoft Office proficient

Participate in On-call/weekend duty rotation

KT Training participation/lead a plus

Knowledge of printing press runnability a plus

SAP experience is a plus

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.