WestRock Production Analyst Supervisor – Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois

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Production Analyst Supervisor – Chicago, IL

9540 S Dorchester Ave

Chicago, Illinois, 60628-1797

United States

Production Analyst Supervisor – Chicago, IL

CAREER OPPORTUNITY

We are seeking a Production Analyst Supervisor at our Chicago folding carton facility.The Production Analyst Supervisor is responsible to support and meet the established objectives for the Beverage Business and the Operational Excellence efforts in Chicago. This person will work closely with the Chicago Staff in a safety-oriented work environment.

KEY ACTIVITIES / RESPONSIBILITIES

§ * Production Management - * Adding notes to shop orders, printing released orders and creating job jackets for each shop order; assuring all material information is correct and complete the order; and including in job jacket releasing materials against a shop order and issuing inks against shop orders; performing all activities necessary to close all shop orders including ensuing all materials have been properly issued and back flushing materials; reporting and analyzing as needed; liaison with division scheduling to ensure proper machine loading.Provide job costing analysis, of closed orders as needed, to identify productivity improvement areas.Production Management -Adding notes to shop orders, printing released orders and creating job jackets for each shop order; assuring all material information is correct and complete the order; and including in job jacket releasing materials against a shop order and issuing inks against shop orders; performing all activities necessary to close all shop orders including ensuing all materials have been properly issued and back flushing materials; reporting and analyzing as needed; liaison with division scheduling to ensure proper machine loading.Provide job costing analysis, of closed orders as needed, to identify productivity improvement areas.

§ * Inventory Management: * Ensuring that adequate raw materials are on hand for production; ordering raw materials as needed (cases, pallets, cylinders, inks/bases, confirming board orders, varnishes).Oversee gluing schedule to insure inventory available to meet customer releases.Inventory Management:Ensuring that adequate raw materials are on hand for production; ordering raw materials as needed (cases, pallets, cylinders, inks/bases, confirming board orders, varnishes).Oversee gluing schedule to insure inventory available to meet customer releases.

§ * Promotion Management / Customer Approvals: * Coordinate all necessary items are available for promotional items (code discs, inserts, stickers, instructions, etc.)Coordinate timing of customer press approvals.Promotion Management / Customer Approvals:Coordinate all necessary items are available for promotional items (code discs, inserts, stickers, instructions, etc.)Coordinate timing of customer press approvals.

§ * Labor Management * : Supervise and manage employees working in Rollstock / Plant Drivers, Ink, Flexo Plate and Roto Pre-MR.Labor Management: Supervise and manage employees working in Rollstock / Plant Drivers, Ink, Flexo Plate and Roto Pre-MR.

§ * S * afety – Promote safety program, meet safety goals, meet all government standards and ensure compliance with all laws and regulations, in the normal course of business.Safety– Promote safety program, meet safety goals, meet all government standards and ensure compliance with all laws and regulations, in the normal course of business.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

§ Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

§ High tolerance for ambiguity and change.Demonstrated ability to bring order to chaotic situations.High tolerance for ambiguity and change.Demonstrated ability to bring order to chaotic situations.

§ Excellent organization skills including attention to detail.Excellent organization skills including attention to detail.

§ Ability to work independently - take initiative to resolve problems without close supervision.Ability to work independently - take initiative to resolve problems without close supervision.

§ Excellent verbal skills and ability to conduct presentations in front of groupsExcellent verbal skills and ability to conduct presentations in front of groups

§ High School diploma or equivalent required, with additional studies or college degree a plus.High School diploma or equivalent required, with additional studies or college degree a plus.

§ Previous manufacturing and supervisory experience preferred.Previous manufacturing and supervisory experience preferred.

§ Ability to travel 5%Ability to travel 5%

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WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Production Analyst Supervisor – Chicago, IL

Illinois-Chicago

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