Georgia-Pacific has an immediate opening for a Mine Supervisor at our Blue Rapids, KS location. Mine Supervisor create value by leading a team to exceed production and quality goals. This is accomplished through continuous improvement, innovation, positive team building, and collaboration to exceed short and long-term goals. If your passion is developing and leading a team to attain the highest standards in safety, compliance, and process excellence, we are interested in learning more about you!
Georgia-Pacific’s building product business is consistently amongst the nation’s top suppliers of building products to large warehouse retailers and building materials dealers. Our employees strive for safety and health excellence while achieving an injury free workplace. To learn more about our Building Products division, visit http://www.buildgp.com/.
A day in the life typically includes:
· Lead a production team of up to 25 union members to work injury-free/incident-free in a continuous manufacturing environment consistent with Georgia-Pacific’s management philosophy, Market-Based Management®
Adhere to and assist in the enforcement of Georgia-Pacific and Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) safety standards
Interface with MSHA and other government regulators as necessary
Assist in day-to-day planning of the quarry/mining operation
Plan and adjust production needs based on plant schedule
Work with Mill Manager and Production Manager to plan production
Design and implement the Short-Term Mine Plan in accordance with the Long-Term Mine Plan
Facilitate team development and growth, employee skill development, problem-solving and resolution, building employee commitment and ownership, and holding employees accountable.
Develop a point of view relative to talent and implement talent strategies to bridge/close gaps.
Work with cross-functional team to manage maintenance and operation projects
What you will need:
High School Diploma or equivalent degree
Two (2) or more years of mine operations experience
One (1) or more years of supervisory experience
Currently have, or able to obtain a Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) Instructor Card
Must be able and willing to work in an industrial manufacturing and underground mining environment, including extended periods of time outdoors, underground, and in noisy, dusty, non-air conditioned or unheated areas.
Must be able and willing to work at elevated heights and/or in confined spaces
Must strictly adhere to, and enforce safety rules and regulations
This is a day shift position; however occasional weekend work will be required to help ensure production goals are met
What will put you ahead?
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Mining Engineering, Minerals Engineering, Geological Engineering or related discipline
Industrial maintenance experience, including but not limited to mobile equipment and conveyor belt / material handling systems
Underground mining experience
Building Products manufacturing experience
Experience applying lean manufacturing techniques
Experience improving manufacturing, safety, maintenance, and cost effectiveness
KNOWLEDGE – SKILLS - ABILITIES:
Knowledge of Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) regulations and policies
Proficient in Microsoft Word, and Excel
Proven ability to develop and use metrics to drive department performance
Effective oral, written and non-verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational/planning skills
Ability to influence others within the organization
Analytical and critical thinking
Proven problem-solving skills
Proven ability to build and align a team around a shared vision
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
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