Title:  Manufacturing Associate Manager(Supervisor, Power & Recovery)

Requisition ID:  3450

Macon, GA, US, 31206

Department:  Manufacturing & Operations
Travel:  No Travel Required

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At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. 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 products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. 


With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible 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.


A World of Difference. Made Possible.


POSITION SCOPE: Power & recovery operation supports two paper machines, fiber process with includes batch digesters, chemiwashers and a hot stock refining process generating natural kraft fiber; recausticizing with a slaker and two lime kilns; and recycling of internal chippings through three pulpers and krima dispersers.  Power & Recovery consists of one power boiler, two bark boilers, one recovery boiler, influent and effluent water treatment system, non-direct evaporator system, five turbine generators, fire water system, five air compressors, and centralized control room for the entire mill.


  • Accountable for overall shift performance in accordance to established key performance indicators (KPI’s) to include: safety, environmental compliance, housekeeping, quality and efficiency.  Takes necessary actions to ensure goals are achieved in a team environment by leading or promoting problem solving and development of countermeasures that will prevent future reoccurrence.
  • Responsible for the resolution of shift issues and day-to-day activities of the shift following the collective bargaining agreement.
  • Audits on a daily basis to ensure safety, housekeeping, basic care rounds, and other job standards are followed.
  • Supports mill goals in related safety, environmental compliance, quality, cost, productivity and continuous improvement.
  • Provides daily communications to the shift.
  • Manages individual job assignments and training plan with assistance from other department personnel.
  • Responsible for the daily management of the time/attendance system. 
  • Prepares and distributes shift reports.
  • Responsible for performance counseling of individuals for unacceptable performance related to safety, quality, productivity, inappropriate behaviors to include disciplinary action if required.
  • Completes all shift accident investigations within 24 hour period.  Ensures corrective action is taken to address issues
  • Schedule is 8 hour swing shift.



  • Bachelors degree and 1 year experience or 3-4 years supervision experience in lieu of degree





Salary Min:   $92,530.00

Salary Mid:   $123,405.00

Salary Max:  $154,280.00


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 Poster, EEO is the Law.


Nearest Major Market: Macon