Title:  Supv. III, Mill OPS

Requisition ID:  20782-159

West Monroe, LA, US, 71294

Category:  Manufacturing Management
Travel:  No Travel Required

MISSION / SUMMARY: Position is key to shift operation and productivity of  paper machines, and supervising the union hourly workforce assigned to those machines.

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

  • Directly supervises 20 - 30 hourly employees. Plans and controls production performance as measured against operating targets developed according to machine capabilities, manpower capabilities and projected business.
  • Responsible for the planning and monitoring of production performance against key operating targets.
  • Coordinate on-shift work orders and routine maintenance.
  • Ensures compliance to established customer quality and production standards.
  • Actively leads and participates in plant safety, housekeeping, 5S and lean manufacturing programs by ensuring goals are met within the department.
  • Ensures completion of all required paperwork, schedules, work orders, etc.

Required Skills


  • Ability to work a rotating 12-hour shift schedule including some weekends. 5-week rotation work schedule: 3 off, 4 on; 7 off, 4 on; 3 off, 3 on; 1 off, 4 on. This 5-week rotation provides weekends off: 2 long weekends Friday through Sunday and one Friday and Saturday off.
  • The incumbent must provide strong leadership and teamwork to make a quality product while ensuring safe and efficient operations.
  • SAP experience preferred

Required Experience


  • 3 - 5 years of supervisory experience in paper manufacturing.


  •  Bachelor's degree Preferably Pulp and Paper Science or engineering.

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 www.graphicpkg.com.

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