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Production Supervisor - Baltimore, MD

Company: WestRock Company
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Production Supervisor - Baltimore, MD725 Pittman RdBaltimore, Maryland, 21226United StatesThe opportunity:* The Production Supervisor is responsible for managing plant employees to meet manufacturing and production schedules.* The Production Supervisor provides overall direction to production floor employees, including production, scheduling, performance management, training and other related areas, striving to improve overall operational efficiencies during the designated shift.* This role is responsible for coordinating production operations and maintaining effective quality procedures and safety regulations for the facility.How you will impact WestRock:* Manage the day-to-day operations of the shift with constant emphasis on safety, quality, delivery and cost.* Acts as first point of contact for operators regarding mechanical failure or production issues.* Support continuous improvement initiatives and enforce control procedures, recommending improvements to the Plant Superintendent, as appropriate.* Coordinates production activities with other departments to ensure production goals/objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost-effective manner.* Monitor production activities to eliminate waste and ensure adherence to production and shipping schedules.* Input production data accurately into system to measure and monitor KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) around efficiencies, downtime, inventory and overall production.* Provide recommendations to improve safety, environmental and health of the entire facility.* Produce daily reports on daily shift production and daily shift review to assess if daily goals are met.* Control load factors and workflow to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labor, tools and equipment.* Manage and coach employees, providing performance reviews and enforcing disciplinary actions.* Maintain staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training employees and developing individual growth opportunities.* Directs maintenance employees to troubleshoot mechanical problems and perform preventative maintenance.* Enforce adherence to plant safety regulations and encourage employees to become safety-conscious.* Ensure daily that plant personnel follow all company standards and meet all customer commitments.What you need to succeed:* Microsoft Office - Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.* Kronos.* AS/400.* JDE.* 3 to 4 years of related experience.* Preferred: manufacturing experience and corrugated supervisory experience; previous experience working in a Lean environment; Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification.* High school diploma or G.E.D. with equivalent experience.* Preferred: Bachelor's degree (Business Management, Engineering or Operations Management).What we offer:* Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence.* Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities.* An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential.* A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.#WRKCB#Militaryjobs#MDS

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