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Asset Availability Leader at Georgia Pacific in Perry, Florida

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!


Georgia-Pacific is seeking an Asset Availability Leader to support our Asset Health Care initiatives as a member of the Reliability Team at our Foley Cellulose facility in Perry, Florida.


The AAL is responsible for coordinating the asset availability and executing reliability improvements at the mill. The successful candidate will work closely with the area Production, Maintenance, Engineering Teams, and vendors to drive out repeat failures and implement all aspects of the Georgia-Pacific Reliability Mental Model. This position will utilize a core set of principles to drive continuous improvement in safety and performance. 


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Provides active leadership of safety throughout the site

  • Advance the MBM culture at the mill by utilizing MBM principles and mental models in interactions with Mill team members, GP team members, vendors, visitors, etc.

  • Owns the Unplanned Events (UPE) data in assigned area

  • Extracts UPE data to drive Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) and Failure Modes Analysis

  • Facilitates RCFA

  • Facilitates Failure Modes Analysis

  • Participates in Daily Direction Setting (DDS) meetings with Operations

  • Participates in weekly Maintenance-Operations planning process

  • Reviews Predictive Technology data (Oil analysis, Vibration, Thermography, Ultrasound) to drive asset health care actions

  • Partners with Site Predictive Technologies Team for early identification of out of standard conditions and assets of concern

  • Develops Pareto Charts of top losses for driving Reliability improvements

  • Provides support for urgent issue as needed

  • Contributes to the mill’s safety and reliability by applying principles such as Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) and Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) to identify appropriate Predictive and Preventative maintenance procedures

  • Ensure Safe Work Practice compliance

  • Utilize a Computer based Maintenance Management System to access and update equipment maintenance records



What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering discipline, other applicable degree and practical experience.

  • Experience in Pulp & Paper Industry

  • Specialty experience in rotating equipment, machining, and precision maintenance

  • Proven ability to build and align a team around a shared vision

  • Experience partnering with mechanics or other maintenance workers

  • Experience working with planning and scheduling maintenance activities

  • Experience using a Computerized Maintenance Manufacturing System (CMMS)

  • Experience driving Reliability improvements and developing effective Asset Strategies

  • Experience sharing data with large and small groups (Pareto Charts, Cause Maps, Loss calculations, etc.)

  • Public speaking or presentation skills



Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?


The Foley mill, which has been in operation since 1954, has the capability to produce over 460,000 tons of Dissolving, Specialty and Fluff cellulose each year.  Our fluff pulp is delivered to customers worldwide for a variety of high-end uses & converting technologies, including clothing, tires, shampoo, diapers, filters & towels. To learn more about Georgia-Pacific’s Cellulose and Packaging Business, check out the links below:


Get to Know Georgia-Pacific Cellulose (Video)

Perry, Florida is approximately 50 miles outside of Tallahassee - Florida’s state capitol and home to Florida State and Florida A&M Universities!  You also are within a short driving distance of several beautiful sand beaches of the Gulf Coast and can venture out to St. George’s Island for some fresh seafood and boating!

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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