Paper Machine Superintendent

Manufacturing / Fabrication Nekoosa, Wisconsin





Paper Machine Superintendent




Position Description:


Primary responsibilities include promoting safety, quality improvements, new product development, process optimization, and cost reduction.  Utilization of continuous improvement methodologies essential for efficient problem solving and execution of process improvements.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Be a role model for safety by promoting a safe work environment and by engaging in safety initiatives
  • Support high quality product standards and works to reduce product/process variability
  • Provide technical assistance to the production areas
  • Focus on cost optimization by initiating and implementing continuous improvement initiatives
  • Interface with outside technical resources and suppliers to initiate cost reduction, quality enhancement and process improvement trials
  • Build positive relationships with the hourly workforce and provide technical training on process improvements and process changes that impact safety, quality, costs, operations, and efficiencies
  • Develop leadership skillset and take on increasing levels of supervisor responsibilities
  • Provide weekend and weeknight on-call coverage for the Paper unit on a rotating basis



Position Requirements:


  • Process familiarity and experience (3-5 years minimum experience) which demonstrates process troubleshooting, analytical problem-solving abilities, and ability to lead change with speed
  • BS Engineering, Pulp & Paper Science or related field
  • Team Player



Domtar is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, color, sex (including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), marital status, religion, national origin, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.