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Site Manager

Date: Feb 7, 2021

Location: Spotswood, NJ, US, 08884

Company: International Paper

INTRODUCTION

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a global leader in packaging and paper with manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Russia, Asia and North Africa. Its businesses include industrial and consumer packaging and uncoated papers. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., the company employs approximately 65,000 people and is strategically located in more than 24 countries serving customers worldwide.

International Paper’s vision is to be one of the best and most respected companies in the world. A company of substance in everything we do, from the products we make, to investing in communities, to protecting our environment, International Paper supports communities where our employees live and work.

SUMMARY

The Site Manager is accountable for overseeing plant performance as it relates to safety, cost, machine uptime, quality, waste and overall process reliability, while overseeing employees and fostering effective teams.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Committed to a safe work environment and ensures that all IP safety and health reliable methods and federal and state OSHA requirements are in place and followed. 
  • Coordinates site efforts through Complex General Manager, other complex facilities to achieve quality targets, volume expectations, and delivery requirements. 
  • Works with Complex General Manager to develop and implement short- and long-term plans to become a low-cost producer and preferred supplier for customers.  
  • Manages direct reports in customer service, production, quality, shipping, scheduling and maintenance departments.  
  • Develops and maintains an effective team and organizational structure, through personal involvement, to maximize performance and drive superior customer and employee satisfaction. 
  • Manages plant assets and aligns with strategic plans.  

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

    • College Degree Preferred
    • Minimum 6 years experience in production management, with industry experience.
    • Proven in-depth manufacturing knowledge including manufacturing processes and corrugating and converting equipment.

 

PREFERRED COMPETENCIES

  • Functional/technical skills
  • Action oriented
  • Dealing with ambiguity
  • Career ambition
  • Command skills
  • Directing others
  • Motivating others
  • Interpersonal savvy
  • Organizing
  • Drive for results
  • Problem solving
  • Process management
  • Strategic agility
  • Building effective teams
  • Business Acumen

 

 

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 Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans


Nearest Major Market: New Jersey