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Logistics Shift Leader 



At Irving Tissue, we recognize that the key to our success is our people. We are a family-owned and operated company that has grown to become one of North America's leading manufacturers of household paper products. Irving Tissue produces both branded and private label bathroom tissue, facial tissue, paper towels, and napkins. Consumers know us by our Scotties® Facial Brand. Our manufacturing facilities are located in Dieppe, New Brunswick, Toronto, Ontario, Fort Edward, New York, and Macon, Georgia.


As our Logistics Shift Leader, your primary responsibilities will include managing, leading, and motivating an operating crew to safely deliver results in key areas of the business. The Logistics Shift Leader will take ownership of ensuring people, process, equipment and systems (E80, AWS, JDE, PowerFleet) are operating to standard and measure, adjust and report shift performance. This position is a rotating 12 hour shift schedule (2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 3 off rotating days and nights) 

  • Preferred Bachelor’s, Associate’s degree or advanced certification in Business, Industrial Engineering, Logistics or other applicable disciplines or 5 or more years of equivalent experience in lieu of this will be considered.
  • Years of Experience Required: 
  • 4 or more years of logistics, warehousing, distribution, transportation, and or supply-chain combined.
  • 2 or more years of supervision
  • Strong leadership skills, team oriented, and effectively engages others in resolving problems and identifying and implementing improvement
  • Experience in using problem solving techniques such as Kepner Tregoe and or continuous improvement methods such as Lean Six Sigma.
  • Ability to teach, mentor, coach, develop, delegate, and follow-up
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills
  • Comprehensive computer skills; fluent in Microsoft Office applications and enterprise resource planning systems such as Oracle (J.D. Edwards), SAP or similar systems
  • Enjoys fast pace and multiple competing priorities
Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring people, process, equipment and systems (E80, AWS, JDE, PowerFleet) are operating to standard
  • Audit, measure, adjust and report shift performance
  • Proactively coordinate, engage and lead the crew to achieve target goals around Safety, Quality, Productivity, Customer Service (Internal and external) and Cost.
  • Ensure adequate resources are scheduled and available to deliver desired results
  • Ensure the crew is adhering to standards, processes and systems established.
  • Ensure that employees are properly trained, aware of expectations and are accountable for performance.
  • Develop a climate which encourages the participation and involvement of all employees to pursue continuous development and continuous improvement
  •  Recording and approving attendance records in payroll system
  • Support the Department and other site leaders in carrying out long range plans, objectives and activities.
  • Advanced trouble shooting of LGV, AWMS and JDE (ERP) issues
  • Provide Shipment Planning Leader support and backfill during peak demands or unexpected absences.

What We Offer:

  • Pay range is $21.42/hr to $24.48/hr, depending on experience
  • Excellent Benefits
    • Including health, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, 401k match, vacation, tuition & wellness reimbursement, and more.
  • Advancement Opportunities
    • There are plentiful opportunities to promote to higher level positions in our organization.  If you are someone who believes you can achieve great things for yourself and our Company, then you are the person we want on our team!

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:


Please apply online.


We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


For more information on our products and services, click here.




Irving Tissue, a division of Irving Consumer Products, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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