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Title:  Continuous Improvement Technician

Requisition ID:  16759-159

Perry, GA, US, 31069

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

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. 



Position Summary:

This position is responsible for assisting the CI Department with: customer complaint analysis / resolution, complaint entry into SAP, administrating our sample process, developing all internal and external continuous improvement reports, supporting Pre-press operations, communicating with our sales force to meet customer requirements,  process improvement, identification and segregation of suspect product, auditing process inputs / outputs, implementation of the Corporate Process Management System, auditing suppliers, supporting new product and market innovation and facility continuous improvement support. Advises the shift supervisor on quality and continuous improvement activities.


JOB FUNCTION: Job functions include, but are not limited to the following:


This position is responsible for assisting the Continuous Department with:

  • Customer complaint analysis / resolution
  • Complaint entry into SAP
  • Administrating our sample process
  • Developing all internal and external continuous improvement reports
  • Supporting pre-press operations
  • Communicating with our sales force to meet customer requirements
  • Process improvement
  • Identification and segregation of suspect product
  • Auditing process inputs / outputs
  • Implementation of the Corporate Process Management System
  • Auditing suppliers
  • Supporting new product and market innovation and facility continuous improvement support
  • Advises the shift supervisor on quality and continuous improvement activities

Required Skills

  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Good organization/project management skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Able to multi-task with ease.
  • In-depth Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, Outlook, Access and SAP.
  • Good general knowledge of printing and converting technologies preferred

Required Experience

  • Must have an associate's degree or be actively pursuing a bachelor's (4-year) degree.

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

Nearest Major Market: Warner Robins
Nearest Secondary Market: Macon

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