PURPOSE: The Pulp Production Manager coordinates pulping activities with all area personnel to oversee the safe and productive operation operation of the Pulp Mill, Bleach Plant, Brown Stock, and Wood Yard at this integrated paper mill in the Southern US.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensure that all safety policies are enforced through Safety Audits and weekly safety meeting with operating crews
Provide training and tools so that all tasks can be completed safely
Execute quarterly one-on-one Safety Commitment meetings with all of the operations personnel within the Pulp Mill Department
Maintain the equipment to ensure that the processes stay within the issued environmental parameters
Coordinate daily production activities between departments
Participate and lend guidance for all maintenance activities within the department
Coordinate operation and maintenance work during quarterly and annual shutdowns
Participate in the annual budgeting process, input to capital needs within the department
Complete annual performance reviews with direct reports
Troubleshoot and drive to root cause operating or maintenance issues
B.S. Pulp & Paper, Chemical, Mechanical, or related engineering degree preferred.
10+ years Pulping Operations, Paper industry experience
Strong communication and interpersonal skills at all levels of operations
Strong analytical, problem-solving skills, and computer skills