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Production Manager - Paper Mill

Posting Start Date: Mar 19, 2023

Location: Pryor, OK, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!


The Paper Mill Production Manager’s mission is to achieve the manufacturing objectives associated with the units business strategy by optimizing available resources, rigorously applying business processes and establishing an effective communication system. 

Why work at Cascades


  • Excellent company-paid benefits
  • Weekly Pay
  • Working with a dedicated and passionate team of leaders
  • Strong Company Culture
  • Profit sharing and 401K Options
  • Working for a company with a strong focus on sustainability and greener initiatives
  • Huge Career Advancement Opportunities
  • PPE Allowance

Individual responsibilities




  • Ensure the safety of its employees and a safe environment free of all risks
  • Ensure optimal execution of operations by achieving targets in terms of occupational health and safety, production capacity, standardization of operating costs and quality
  • Establish and apply standard production practices and procedures to achieve your unit’s objectives
  • Engage and develop all your employees




  • Scrupulously apply business processes.
  • Implement processes and tools to foster a culture of continuous improvement within your sector
  • Ensure that conditions are in place for constant communication with employees (floor rounds, logbooks, etc.)
  • Actively participate in the creation and implementation of optimization and investment projects
  • Help to make your business unit’s strategic plan
  • Ensure healthy working relationships and provide active listening to employees

Experiences and strengths


  • Must have paper-making experience
  • Extensive supervisory experience in the manufacturing sector
  • Leadership and a collaborative spirit that inspire and engage teams to achieve excellence
  • Ability to deal with change
  • Ability to guide and coach team members
  • Sound judgment to ensure follow-up and effective implementation of solutions in accordance with company priorities and to make appropriate decisions
  • Ability to carry out a number of projects simultaneously while respecting deadlines and priorities
  • Ability to manage ambiguous and complex situations
  • Strong communication skills, tact and diplomacy
  • Excellent ability to build and support a customer-focused culture based on a people-centred approach
  • Agility needed to work with various technological tools
  • Knowledge of SAP software or other ERP (an asset)

Core competencies defined for this job

Planning and organizing
Change management
Team leadership

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. It will fairly consider all those qualified for this position. The use of the masculine in our communication refers to both women and men.

About Cascades

Being part of Cascades means revealing the full potential of matter, people and ideas. We are a source of possibilities. Since 1964, we have been offering sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in terms of packaging, hygiene and recovery.
Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more that 90 business units located in North America and Europe.

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