Georgia-Pacific is recruiting a Director of Operations to lead our corrugated converting operations in Dubuque, IA. The Director of Operations will lead the facility in environmental and safety standards and create a culture of safety, compliance as well as Principled Entrepreneurship®. Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to motivate others to contribute at the highest level are a must. We employ more than 100 people in our facility where we manufacture corrugated sheets and convert them into corrugated boxes for our customers. Fun fact … we produced over 30 million pizza boxes last year! To learn more about our Packaging division, please visit: www.gppackaging.com.
As Iowa’s oldest city, we are located in northeast Iowa along the Mississippi, where the states of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin meet. Dubuque has a strong history and vibrant future. Take a look at what we have to offer!
Identify and align operational priorities with commercial business vision - ensure production and delivery of the highest quality products at the lowest costs, consistent with customer requirements, company plans and profit objectives
Overall responsibility for total facility performance and metrics - lead and facilitate continuous improvement initiatives and develop innovative practices, methods and procedures that add value for the facility
Creating and maintaining a cohesive team of leaders and providing coaching and development; accomplish objectives through leading others
Creating and maintaining a positive work environment for all employees. Spending time on the floor engaging with employees and overseeing plant operations as appropriate.
Influencing, interfacing and gaining credibility across a wide range of levels: