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Title:  Production Supervisor

Requisition ID:  19023-159

Xenia, OH, US, 45385

Category:  Manufacturing Management
Travel:  No Travel Required

  • Direct and coordinate the day-to-day shift activities, by providing leadership to team members
  • Encourage and lead team members to work in a safe manner and to seek improvement in work practices for their benefit
  • Accountability to drive productivity (throughput) and minimize downtime through leadership
  • Ability to remove barriers that affect productivity and downtime
  • Facilitate waste/scrap reduction efforts
  • Oversee production scheduling to ensure maximum throughput and efficiency
  • Participate on the safety team to help ensure a safe work environment
  • Utilize knowledge and experience to provide training to team members
  • Develop next level of talent to ensure ‘bench’ strength
  • Help team achieve goals and responsible for personnel issues, including discipline, as needed
  • Oversee scheduling, material handling issues and maintenance, as well as resolving production issues
  • Provide a communication network between team members and other shifts
  • Ensure product quality, production efficiencies, and overall productivity meets or exceeds established standards, and is directly accountable for expenditures exceeding budgeted levels
  • Strive to be technically proficient on the machinery in the plant
  • Participate in Root Cause and Corrective Actions (from customer complaints, validation, and verification activities) as required
  • Act consistently with our core values: Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Relationships, and Teamwork
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Required Skills


  • Leadership experience and/or attributes, including the ability to motivate people to perform at high levels
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Basic computer skills, including email and data entry


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Four-year degree preferred, or closely related work experience required in lieu of degree.

Essential Job Functions

  • Able to work OT 
  • Monday - Friday 
  • Must be able to lift 20 lbs

Required Experience

  • 3-5 years of supervisor experience required
  • Paperboard packaging experience preferred

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

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 Poster, EEO is the Law.

Nearest Major Market: Dayton
Nearest Secondary Market: Cincinnati

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