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Title:  Supvr., Maintenance III (Mill)

Requisition ID:  15176-159

West Monroe, LA, US, 71294

Category:  Manufacturing Management
Travel:  No Travel Required

MISSION / SUMMARY: Position leads daily maintenance activity in support of (2) paper machines.



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

  • The Paper Machine Maintenance Supervisor directly supervises 5 - 20 hourly employees and must possess the ability to manage by key performance indicators.  This role actively leads and participates in plant safety, housekeeping, 5S and lean manufacturing programs by ensuring goals are met within the department.
  • The Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor will be responsible for maintenance work scheduling, leading maintenance mechanics on monthly outages and daily maintenance activities. These activities include equipment repairs and preventive maintenance audits of mill equipment.  The maintenance supervisor will also be responsible for the coordination with production colleagues to prioritize and schedule maintenance tasks. The supervisor will strive to eliminate equipment failures, participate in root cause failure analysis , and comply with all required Environmental, Health and Safety rules and regulations.
  • Safe work execution will be promoted through daily safety toolbox meetings with the crew, monthly safety meetings, and ensuring the crew receives all required safety training. The Supervisor will be required to perform rotating weekend maintenance on-call duty for the paper machines, Finishing and Shipping and Coating and Additives.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills


  • Minimum of 3 - 5 years of mechanical maintenance supervisory experience in related industries is required.



  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.



  • Candor/Integrity; Assertive Leadership skills; Sense of Urgency; People skills including coaching, teaching, managing and confronting; Strong written and verbal communication skills; Organized work practices and attention to detail; Self-discipline and the willingness to support colleagues unselfishly; Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software and a CMMS system preferably SAP.

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.

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