Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals. The company employs more than 35,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North America and South America.
Dixie Consumer Products LLC, a division of Georgia-Pacific Corporation, is seeking a Printing Production Leader to join our team at the Lexington, KY facility. The Production Leader will provide expertise and leadership to drive continuous improvement of safety and compliance, quality, cost and reliability.
Lead human and equipment resources across the Printing Department to ensure operation of the wide web flexo press and web slitting processes meets established objectives including safety, quality, reliability, and cost.
Supervise printing personnel and coordinate production efforts that drive improvement efforts in all associated work processes affecting EHS, compliance, reliability, quality, production, and costs.
Provide technical support to Printing Department, including problem-solving and project management.
Manage production schedules and all materials ordering and inventory control for paper, ink, pre-press materials, and work in progress materials.
Support the lead technician in development and implementation of skill development work processes.
Interface with marketing teams to achieve print design changes that meet customer goals.
Network with paper, ink, and press suppliers as well as other Dixie facility print personnel to identify opportunities to improve reliability, safety, and cost.
Work with the Sr. Production Scheduler to optimize press schedules to achieve Cup Forming goals.
3 years of high speed printing experience
Minimum of 3 years experience in supervision in a high speed manufacturing environment
High speed wide web roll to roll flexographic printing experience
Knowledge and Skills:
Subject matter expertise in Flexographic Printing and Web Handling
Ability to supervise and direct the work of a staff of printing personnel
Demonstrated ability to set production schedules and manage raw material, vital supplies, and WIP inventory, preferably using SAP
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
Demonstrated ability to influence and build partnerships with production team and facility leaders
Display a strong sense of urgency
Strong problem solving skills
Georgia-Pacific - 19 months ago