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Victory Packaging Production Supervisor - Mishawaka, IN in Mishawaka, Indiana

"WestRock will be a company where each of us genuinely belongs, is respected and valued, and can do our best work, and where diversity, inclusion and equity are competitive advantages."

The Opportunity: On our 2nd Shift. As the Production Supervisor, you are responsible for managing plant employees to meet manufacturing and production schedules. You will be coordinating production operations and maintaining effective quality procedures and safety regulations for the facility.

How you will impact WestRock:

Enforce plant safety regulations and encourage employees to become safety-conscious

Manage manufacturing employees to include performance reviews and disciplinary actions

Make recommendations to improve safety, environmental and health of the entire facility

Manage the day-to-day operations of the shift with constant emphasis on safety, quality, delivery and cost

Monitor production activities to eliminate waste and ensure adherence to production and shipping schedule

Work with other team members to control and improve efficiencies, minimize labor overtime, downtime and repair expenses

Control load factors and workflow to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labor, tools and equipment

What you need to succeed:

High School diploma or G.E.D. equivalent with 3 to 4 years of related experience

Proven experience in operations, manufacturing, or supply chain

Excellent communication and listening skills

Proven track record of effective problem-solving

Ability to embrace continuous improvement

Strong collaboration and teaming skills with stakeholders across functions

Ability to coach and train employees

Ability to be an on-shift resource for troubleshooting problems in the process as well as maintenance issues

Ability to make independent, effective decisions

Possess ability to be a self-directed team player

Flexibility to work multiple shifts

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at WestRock is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans