International Paper Production Manager in MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Missouri
What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.
The Maryland Heights facility is a Sheet Feeder facility and also produces Fan-Fold. The facility employs approximately 50 employees. The Manufacturing Manager provides leadership, coordination, and competencies that guide the manufacturing team and processes in the area of safety, productivity, housekeeping, customer satisfaction, cost effectiveness, and people systems; while promoting continuous improvement and the use of reliable methods within the manufacturing organization. The Manufacturing Manager is responsible for the development and achievement of the manufacturing business plan and overall cost effectiveness of the manufacturing operation.
Monitors and directs the performance of all manufacturing activities including throughput, cost and waste control, maintenance, quality, inventories control, and meeting budgeted production metrics, while ensuring that all safety reliable methods are in place.
Implements and maintains systems to drive manufacturing improvements.
Leads, coaches, motivates and engages work teams to accomplish operational objectives.
Ensures that all management, manufacturing, maintenance, and human resources systems are current and effectively utilized, and improved where possible.
Ensures that all manufacturing processes are run in accordance with EPA regulations.
Actively involved in the development of employees through training, coaching, and performance review feedback.
BS/BA in Related Field or Equivalent Experience Preferred
5+ Years of industry experience
In depth knowledge of corrugated packaging manufacturing processes and technology
Dealing with ambiguity
Drive for results
Building effective teams
International Paper offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life and accident insurance, vacation as well as a 401(k) plan and retirement savings account. This is a great opportunity to start a career with a dynamic and proven manufacturer in the packaging industry.
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.