23 days old


Pennington, AL 36916
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Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!

his position reports to the Logistics & Distribution Leader for the Naheola Mill. The position will support Converting Production/Inventory, setting priorities and working with Logistics Team members along with Converting Team members at both local and corporate level on best options for loading customer orders to maximize spaces and resources, and slot production of converting assets to meet customers expectations while maximizing converting output and monitoring inventory.

Georgia-Pacifics Naheola Mill located in Pennington, Alabama, is a manufacturing site for the companys well-known consumer products business. More than 900 employees produce a wide range of products for the consumer business, Angel Soft bath tissue, and Sparkle paper towels, as well as bleached paperboard used in Dixie paper cups and plates.

The mill is the largest employer in the community and is engaged in supporting community outreach, workforce development and education. The area is a sportsmans paradise with world-class hunting for deer, turkey and other small game and is bounded on the east by the Tombigbee River which provides such recreation as freshwater fishing, boating and water skiing. Residents of this area enjoy the mild climate, a low cost of living, and is an easy drive to the many resort communities and soft white-sand beaches of the Gulf Coast.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Provide a 13-week converting asset run schedule in concert with Retail Planner.

  • Slot production of converting assets to meet customers expectations while maximizing converting output.

  • Set converting production priorities based current and future demand as well as inventory strategies.

  • Monitor inventory vs future demand to provide data to Central Deployment Planning for a deployment schedule of appropriate SKUs.

  • Publish weekly converting schedule.

  • Work closely with Manufacturing Engineer, Performance Coaches, Planner (local & corporate), Central Deployment Planning, Corporate Transportation, as it relates to loading customer orders, meeting production plan, researching/ analyzing customer order forecast in search of short falls in inventory/production.

  • Work with suppliers, transportation and local finance group to reach resolution around issues with vitals receipts.

  • Manage wooden pallet account to order and manage inventory to match production needs.

  • Direct and coordinate quarterly field audits of pallets.

  • Process and analyze Wal-Mart orders

  • Point of contact for Green Bay product obsolescence and product donation loads.

  • Provide support to other Logistics Team Members as needed

  • Participate in department weekend duty rotation.

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree in Business, or, within Supply Chain or Purchasing

  • 2 or more years of work experience in a customer-focused, supply chain environment

  • Experience with Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A minimum of two years of manufacturing operations experience working with internal and external customers

  • Experience with SAP and Elixir WMS (Warehouse Management System) software.

  • Experience in a high SKU environment

  • Experience workingin pulp and paper manufacturing facility managing customer accounts and working with production planning, supply chain, sales, planners, warehouses, and transportation

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

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.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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Posted: 2019-02-27 Expires: 2019-03-28
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