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Irving Tissue
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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庐 Facial Brand. Our manufacturing facilities are located in Dieppe, New Brunswick, Toronto, Ontario, Fort Edward, New York, and Macon, Georgia.


As our Team Leader Production, your primary responsibilities will include managing, leading, and motivating an operating crew to safely deliver results in key areas of the business. 


Key Responsibilities:
  • Proactively coordinate, engage and lead the crew to achieve target goals around Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost.
  • Ensure the crew is adhering to standards, processes and systems established
  • Looking ahead and considering business needs, develop and maintain operator skill level to operate at standard and address day to day issues
  • Strategically coordinate production scheduling including staffing, overtime, contractors, etc.
  • Develop a climate which encourages the participation and involvement of all employees to pursue continuous development and continuous improvement
  • Ensure that employees are aware of expectations and are accountable for performance.
  • Develop and mentor technicians to increase capability to achieve higher levels of operational responsibility
  • Support the Department and other site leaders in carrying out long range plans, objectives and activities. 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor鈥檚 degree in Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • Years of Experience Required: 4 to 7 years of manufacturing and supervisory experience combined
  • Supervisory experience in manufacturing in lieu of a degree will be considered

Skills and Qualifications:

        Proven ability to achieve high performance levels in a complex fast- moving environment

        Ability to work independently, set priorities which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities, and follow through on assignments with minimal direction

        Proven ability to work with various levels of the organization, from first line personnel to the executive team

        Ability to manage through teamwork and influence, as well as gain commitment

        Solid communication skills, both verbal and written

What We Offer:
  • 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. While seniority does play a role in movement up the Lines of Progression, most employees who wish to achieve the higher levels are only limited by their own desire to progress and willingness to learn. 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:


Position will remain open until position is filled.


We appreciate your interest in our company! The initial review of applications will begin on the deadline date for applying. Applications received after the deadline may not be considered. 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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