Georgia-Pacific Production Supervisor-2nd or 3rd Shift in DUBUQUE, Iowa

Who is Georgia-Pacific? Watch to find out! Georgia-Pacific is currently hiring for a Production Supervisor at the Dubuque, IA Corrugated Packaging facility. The ideal candidate will demonstrate safety as a value, and lead a crew of employees to exceed production expectations for the shift. The candidate must be self-driven and demonstrate a commitment to safety, manufacturing excellence, and quality. Supervisors at the Dubuque facility will have the opportunity to contribute to a successful box plant, both in improving the efficiency of production and in helping to build a culture of Market-Based Management. This position provides opportunities for promotion both in Dubuque and in many other Georgia-Pacific and Koch facilities across the country. Come join our team! A Day In The Life Typically Includes: Providing leadership on the operating floor and striving for compliance in safety, health, environmental, and quality. Coaching, training, and developing operations personnel in safety, quality, production, problem solving. Technical and interpersonal communication skills Drive ongoing improvements in Safety, quality, service and production. Ongoing focus on reducing downtime and waste. Continued emphasis on cross-training and building the bench strength of his t eam. Addressing key issues and concerns; and interacting with employees from other departments to ensure quality, on-time production. Ensure all employees are working in a safe manner. Exemplify and drive Market Based Management (MBM) culture. Ensure quality standards are met on a continuous basis. Ensure best practices are being followed for minimization of waste at machine centers. Engage in continuous improvement opportunities and provide leadership/action plans for gap closure. Lead plant safety, housekeeping, and 6S efforts. Partner with the reliability and maintenance team to ensure machines are maintained to specifications Plan, assign and direct work for all hourly production employees; appraise performance and provide feedback as needed; assist in resolving complaints; hold employees accountable as needed; pro-actively communicate issues and results on a daily basis. If you are not familiar with the Corrugated Industry, click on the link below www.gppackaging.com What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: High School diploma or GED At least 2 years of experience supervising employees within a manufacturing, production, industrial or military environment Availability to work a rotating shift, holidays and overtime as needed Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations with or without reasonable accommodation Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word (to write business correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting, simple formulas) and Outlook (for internal and external correspondence) What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors degree or higher Experience working in the corrugated packaging/containerboard industryon a corrugator OR in a converting operation Experience working with KIWI application Why Work For GP? A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific? We're part of your everyday life. From the walls of your home to the Dixie plates on your table, the boxes at your local grocery store or the Quilted Northern in your bathroom, there's a good chance a Georgia-Pacific product is nearby. We need people like you: People who can help us make life's simple necessities better. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportu