Position Details

Quality Manager
Green Bay
Company description

Started in 1933, Green Bay Packaging Inc. (GBP) is a privately family-owned , vertically integrated and diversified manufacturing company consisting of corrugated container converting plants, folding carton operations, recycled and virgin linerboard mills, pressure-sensitive label rollstock, specialty converting operations, timberlands, and a sawmill facility. Headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Green Bay Packaging Inc. employs more than 4,000 team members and operates over 30 facilities in 14 states each with a dedication to innovative development of its products and forestry resources, with a focus on safety, quality, sustainability, and continuous improvement. For more information about Green Bay Packaging Inc., visit www.gbp.com.

Division description
The Coated Products Operations consists of three manufacturing plants, 4 Slitting and Distribution Centers, and a majority interest partnership in Mexico. The CPO manufactures pressure sensitive label stock, utilizing a variety of face stock, adhesive and release liner combinations. Product capabilities include an expanded film line, as well as traditional paper, foil and thermal offerings. The Coated Products facility in Green Bay has completed a major expansion, making this plant a state-of-the-art facility. The expansion has doubled the size of our plant, and includes a new building, Coater, Slitters and Automated Sequencing System.
Job description
The Quality Manager will lead development of the quality team to enable performance of their duties in line with quality procedures; develop, implement, and maintain effective quality control processes and standards to ensure customer product requirements are met; and maintain a rigorous process to resolve non-conformances. Responsibilities include:
  • Review and improve the quality assurance program in accordance with industry standards and customer expectations.
  • Manage Quality team, including Engineer, Analyst and 12-16 Technicians, including setting expectations and providing performance feedback.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally:
    • With R&D and Technical Service Engineers to understand customer requirements and ensure they are being met by established quality standards. Travel to customers as needed to gain first-hand knowledge.
    • With Procurement to ensure raw materials from external suppliers meet quality requirements.
    • With Operations to proactively identify and resolve issues impacting product quality.
  • Lead internal training on quality standards and expectations.
  • Perform statistical analysis to drive decisions and priorities.
  • Lead problem-solving using Root Cause Corrective Action methodology.
  • Perform internal quality audits, identify ways to reduce risk, increase efficiency, and improve existing quality processes.
  • Maintain and control documentation and data, including completion of customer quality surveys.
  • Maintain a safe work environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Quality, Engineering or Science
  • 5+ years in a leadership position with direct reporting relationships.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, leadership, coaching, development, and conflict resolution skills. Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with all levels of employees.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Working knowledge of statistical methods.
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes. Background in labels/ packaging preferred.
  • In-depth understanding of quality control procedures. Familiarity with ISO9001 certification is a plus.
Job Type
In addition to a competitive salary, the selected candidate will enjoy an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, prescription drug, STD, LTD, and company matching 401(k). If you have an interest in exploring this excellent opportunity, please submit a resume by June 1, 2021 to: Green Bay Packaging Inc. Attn: David Mogan, PHR dmogan@gbpcoated.com

Green Bay Packaging Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

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