Weyerhaeuser Production Relief Supervisor in Columbia Falls, Montana

Opportunity Overview

Weyerhaeuser’s MDF facility has an opportunity for a Production Relief Supervisor. The successful candidate will have strong leadership and technical capabilities and the ability to grow and develop as a future leader. This position will help to develop leadership safety and operational excellence, understanding and driving quality and production goals, coordinating and maintaining operational schedules and supporting the business to ensure continuous process improvement. A Production Relief Supervisor provides direct leadership to a team of hourly associates.

Key Functions* * A key role in the leadership team which includes other Production Supervisors, Superintendents and Managers * Provide daily leadership and oversight of hourly production employees * Role model safe work practices and ensure proper job and safety rules are understood by team and followed by all associates * Improve and maintain department performance according to set objectives and established goals for safety, quality, process reliability, cost control and people development * Provide leadership for process improvement * Scheduling and attending regular production/safety meetings and facilitating proactive problem-solving * Actively be involved in assigning work and evaluating job performance * Support cross training initiatives to increase talent depth on team * Support, coach, and provide timely feedback and direction to associates * Meet production standards and goals * Efficiently manage downtime events * Opportunity to supervise in various departments and contribute in areas based on the needs of the business

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Management or other related field preferred
  • Minimum of two (2) years of supervisory experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment required Additional Skills
  • Demonstrated leadership results in safety
  • Demonstrated ability to raise performance by building and maintaining positive relationships with all associates through coaching, development and instilling a continuous improvement mind-set
  • Able to effectively support alignment and focus across multiple departments
  • Demonstrated results in achieving and sustaining business goals in a complex and fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated ability in leading a team to achieve breakthrough results
  • Ability to generate commitment and motivate employees toward a common goal
  • Understand and work within the culture of the group
  • Strong work ethic, good judgment and decision-making skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to analyze and present data
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in all Microsoft program suite applications
  • Must be able to accept and respond to afterhours calls, work weekends/holidays as needed Post Application Requirements
  • Successful completion of pre-employment background check and drug screen Compensation and Benefits
  • Competitive Salary
  • Annual incentive plan
  • Comprehensive benefits package About Wood Products:

We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support. For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

About Weyerhaeuser

We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. / Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./


Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title: Production Relief Supervisor

Location: MT-Columbia Falls

Requisition ID: 01012360