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Packaging Supervisor

Wichita Falls, TX, USA Req #10810
Thursday, June 25, 2020
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Packaging Supervisor


Gannett Publishing Services


Wichita Falls, TX


Under the direction of the General Manager—the Packaging Supervisor is responsible for all packaging operational and a portion of administrative functions that include, but are not limited to: Production & staff scheduling; assist with annual budgeting; monthly / quarterly expense estimates (flash); inventory & purchasing of consumable parts & supplies; equipment maintenance & repair; specified reports & data entry; capital project development & execution; OSHA & EPA compliance; training, development & performance evaluations.


Direct operational oversight includes: Product sequencing; configuring packages; coordinating shipping & receiving; delivery dock operations; product staging; equipment set-up; the ability and willingness to learn operation of: Inserters, joggers, conveyors, stackers, folders, strappers, printers, address labelers, adhesive advertising applicators, scales, pallet jacks, fork trucks, and related equipment. General packaging maintenance oversight includes—but is not limited to: Equipment blowdown, preventive maintenance, sweeping floors, and packaging materials disposal.


The primary objective is to support efficient production operations as needed to achieve & maintain on-time production, established Insert pieces per hour and cost per 1000 pieces’ goals, product quality standards, achieve waste goals, and operational safety.


Education:


High school diploma or GED equivalent.


Related Experience:


Previous manufacturing equipment experience with minimal 5 years supervisor/managerial experience in a manufacturing environment.


Lean production fundamentals.


Technology /Equipment Proficiency:


PC Skills, Microsoft Office, Email, Excel and Word. Basic understanding of computer networking and electronics.


Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status. 

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Job Function Marketing Solutions
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Wichita Falls, TX, USA