Mill Manager

Augusta, GA, US
Posted 6 days ago by FPC Bangor

Job Description

Mill Manager

FPC Bangor is working with a paper packaging manufacturer looking for a Mill Manager. The Mill Manager is responsible for the overall performance – safety, quality, and productivity - of the mill. This includes developing and implementing a long term strategy while achieving short term goals.


* Be a vocal and visible safety champion to ensure a safe and clean facility

* Develop, implement and lead a long term strategy to improve mill safety, quality, culture, and cost

* Develop and implement an annual budget and goals

* Create and communicate a culture that involves and develops all employees, maintains proper customer focus, and develops consistency and agreement in core values.

* Participate in Corporate and/or Divisional improvement projects as well as support improvement initiatives

* Lead documented continuous improvement efforts to achieve CI goals, cost savings, and 95% paper machine availability

* Learn and use tools that include Six Sigma, Lean, Standard Work, and A3s

* Monitor performance against KPI’s and document corrective actions as required

* Create and develop a leadership team with a documented succession plan

* Communicate effectively with all stake holders

* Act as a mentor, coach, teacher, facilitator, expert, and problem solver

* Provide technical leadership and direction to fully optimize processes

Required Skills

  • Strong situational leadership abilities- develop and promote talent
  • paper manufacturing experience is required
  • Solid problem solving, organizational, analytical, strategic planning, and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge and practice of Six Sigma, Lean, and Standard Work principles is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


  • B.S. in Engineering. Paper Science or Business or related technical field
  • 10 years of Mill Experience preferably in recycled paperboard, coating experience is a plus
  • Previous successful experience as a Mill Manager, Plant Manager, or Production Manager

For immediate consideration please send your current resume and salary requirements to Gilly Hitchcock, Bob Rourke, or Leisa Wallace.

Recruiters Details

Augusta, GA, US
Job number:
Gilly Hitchcock
Posted At:
6 days ago
Job Function:
Plant Management
Packaging, Pulp & Paper