Weyerhaeuser Dry Side Superintendent in Grifton, North Carolina
At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren’t just the trees and timberlands we oversee. Our employees are the real reason we’ve been in business for over 100 years. Their skill and ingenuity have made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of wood products in the world. Weyerhaeuser wants to attract and retain the best people. That is why we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes an annual bonus plan, 401(k) plan, which includes a generous company match, and comprehensive health benefits.
Weyerhaeuser is seeking a Dry Side Superintendent to lead the Dry Side department at the Grifton, NC manufacturing lumber facility. As Dry Side Superintendent, you will be responsible for developing and leading team meetings, facilitating trainings Front Line Leaders, and meeting KPI’s to include safety, productivity and reliability goals. To thrive in this role, you will need high energy and enjoy being out in the operating environment working hand in hand with your teams and with other departments.
Key Functions * Identify safety, quality and production issues * Coordinate reliability work with Maintenance Team and through operator basic care * Lead the Front Line Leaders by proactively resolving employee issues, building teamwork, and ensuring adherence to all applicable site policies and procedures in a fair and consistent manner * Ensure a safe and effective operation of the Dry Side department, which includes the Planer mill, shipping and dry kilns and thermal heating units
- High School Diploma/GED (or higher)
- At least 5 years of leadership experience in manufacturing, maintenance or a wood products environment
- Demonstrated leadership experience in ensuring compliance with safety initiatives
- Knowledge of safe and efficient operation and maintenance in a manufacturing facility
- Data driven decision making using solid analytical skills
- Communication and interpersonal skills consistent with managing multiple shifts of the Mill in team environments
- Demonstrated ability to raise performance by building and maintaining positive relationships with all associates
- Willing and able to work all shifts, including weekends
- Strong work ethic, good judgement and decision-making skills
Preferred Qualifications * Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Engineering, Industrial Management, Business or Forestry * Previous Dry Side Lumber experience * Working knowledge of Sawmill and Planer scheduling * Knowledge of SAP, Active Plant, and Microsoft applications
About Wood Products
We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.
For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. **
/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team./
Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction
Title: Dry Side Superintendent
Requisition ID: 01017201