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Converting Supervisor at Georgia- Pacific

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Lexington, Kentucky

Job Description:

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Come print, press and form a new career with our Lexington Dixie® team! Georgia-Pacific’s Dixie® Consumer Products division is seeking qualified professionals to consider for their Converting Supervisor opportunity to join our team at the Lexington, KY manufacturing operation.  The Converting Supervisor is the front-line supervisor who is responsible for providing leadership, training and development to a group of 20-25 hourly production employees to ensure safety, product quality, and customer satisfaction with minimal spoilage, and costs.  The Converting Supervisor is accountable for year-over-year value creation while building and maintaining the focus of Safety, Quality, Cost, and Reliability.


This is a night shift position required to work 7 pm to 7 am (working a two on, two off, three on, three off schedule)


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Facilitate team development and growth, employee skill development, problem-solving and resolution

  • Lead and foster a safety culture that values risk identification and personal ownership, through a principle-based approach

  • Build employee commitment and ownership and hold employees accountable

  • Provide coaching; team development/performance management

  • Responsible to drive process and equipment modifications while ensuring safe work practices and safe work environment. 

  • Has responsibility for environmental compliance, internal and external customer satisfaction, organizational effectiveness through resource management, cost management and asset utilization. 

  • The ideal candidate will possess:

    • Demonstrated operational results with year-over-year improvement;

    • Proven experience demonstrating leadership capabilities that builds and maintains effective safety culture;

    • Effective written and oral communications skills at all levels throughout the organization;

    • The ability to lead change, through effective resource management, communication of clear expectations, coaching and holding employees accountable in a consistent manner, effectively utilizing judgment in accordance with company policy and collective bargaining agreement;

    • Proven excellence in problem solving skills.

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Willing and available to work night shift 7p-7a (two nights on, two nights off, three nights on schedule)

  • 3 or more years of experience within a supervisory role with responsibility for direct reports.

  • Previous experience working within a manufacturing, production, industrial or military environment

  • Working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office tools such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Willing and able to learn various PC-based production reporting systems applications 


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher

  • Experience working twelve hour shifts within a manufacturing environment

  • Experience working within a union environment

  • Experience within a high speed converting or forming operation



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Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

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