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Title:  Operations Support Coordinator

Requisition ID:  17925-159

Monroe, LA, US, 71203

Category:  Quality and Continuous Improvement
Travel:  No Travel Required

  • Plans and assists with lean activities
  • Works with finance and management to maintain a project pool
  • Trains new employees on A3s
  • Work with value stream owners to create a system to ensure everyone is conducting the Lean principles correctly and consistently
  • Train and coach teams and process owners for the identified Lean projects to complete project definition and implementation
  • Document Lean activities and initiatives
  • Mentor a best practice sharing internal network supported by Lean Principles
  • Be a leader, mentor and coach towards integration of Lean principles, values, philosophies and tools for driving continuous improvement through coaching
  • Supports all Lean Projects across the organization and Production area
  • All other duties as assigned
  • Coordinates and leads monthly lean report out meeting
  • Serves as back up SQF Practitioner
  • Works with the Quality department on hold disposition
  • Participates in Gemba walks daily
  • Quality Management System backup auditor
  • Manages all plant documents
  • Assists with all Change Management in the plant

Required Skills

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and presentation skills.
  • Moderate skill level in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Individuals must be adept at analyzing and recommending solutions to a variety of problems and subjects.
  • Able to write and follow detailed, written instructions
  • Able to read and understand regulatory agency documents


Required Experience

  • Preferred Lean or Manufacturing Experience

    General schedule is dayshift; however, employees must be willing to work alternate schedules that may include early mornings, nights, and/or weekends and be punctual while doing so.


    Sitting, standing, or walking for extended periods of time.

    Occasional lifting.

    Reading computer screen or other electronic devices.

    Use of various hand and electrical office equipment.



    Actions consistent with GPI Core values: Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Teamwork & Relationships

    Action Oriented

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. Learn more about us at

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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.

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