Paper Machine Area Leader

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Hattiesburg, MS
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Oct 12, 2017
Job ID
This position is an opportunity to be part of a stable, rapidly expanding organization that offers a tremendous amount of growth potential.  Role open due to internal promotion.

  • B.S. in Engineering, Paper Science or related technical discipline. 
  • 10+ years Manufacturing experience; minimum of 5 years working in a Pulp & Paper Manufacturing facility. 
  • 5+ years of supervisory experience
  • Union environment experience is preferred. 
  • Lead team of supervisors and highly skilled technicians in a fast-paced, high-energy environment.
  • Effectively manage area personnel by exhibiting strong leadership skills; accountable for employee and organizational development plans and management strategies.
  • Utilize reliability concepts and critical thinking skills to address all issues related to Paper Machine operations; provide support in investigating and implementing new technologies and process upgrades. 
  • Lead and participate in continuous improvement efforts to drive mill initiatives of plant metrics.
  • Actively collaborates and shares knowledge with cross-functional departments to ensure overall success of operational goals.
  • Drives a safety-focused culture to achieve EHS compliance with corporate and governmental policies/regulations.