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Mill-Wide Training Development Manager

Company: Graphic Packaging Holding
Location: Texarkana
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

Role Summary

The Mill-wide Training Development Manager is responsible for improving the productivity of the organization's employees. This role works collaboratively with Mill employees and other subject matter experts to assess company-wide developmental needs to identify & implement effective training solutions that prepares employees for future growth & success The Mill-wide Training Development Manager searches, creatively designs and implements effective methods to educate, enhance performance and recognize performance.

Job Accountabilities

  • Conducts training and development needs assessment and establishes both short- term and long-term learning and training objectives for Mill
  • Design and implement training programs for all areas of the Mill which increases the technical competency of the manufacturing employees
  • Ensure learning and training objectives are in alignment with organization goals, objectives, and initiatives.
  • Develops high-impact strategies for integrating technology into training programs, conducting training sessions via multiple delivery methods such as in-class room, web-based, e-learning, contractual third party, off-site training, etc.
  • Utilizes knowledge of adult learning theory, various learning styles, and effective information design principles to maximize learner success and ensure overall effectiveness of training
  • Develops course content and supporting materials to meet the established learning and training objectives.
  • Maintains, and updates training content and materials, making necessary changes to improve training based upon training needs analysis, training outcomes, input from training class and leadership feedback
  • Evaluates training program effectiveness through analysis of content, presentation, and post examination of participants.
  • Maintains statistics and prepares reports on training programs and uses data to identify and implement training process improvements
  • Prepare and manage the training strategy, goals and budget
  • Researches new training techniques and implements enhancements to existing programs that meet the companys objectives
  • Educates and coaches managers, supervisors and others involved in employee development efforts on effective teaching and mentoring techniques
  • Manages a recordkeeping system that tracks employee training participation & progress
  • Stay current on technology and process trends as well as industry benchmarks in order to identify and implement best practices
  • Develop, implement, and support the effective application of best practices as Standard Work, Standard Operating Conditions and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Leverage the flexibility of Lean, Six Sigma and Performance Improvement tools to enhance productivity
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Characteristics

  • Bachelors Degree in organizational development, engineer or business discipline
  • Ten (10) years of progressive and practical paper making experience including five (5) years in progressive leadership roles
  • Proven leadership skills in a fast-paced work environment
  • Excellent written, oral, interpersonal, and presentation skills to effectively coach, motivate and communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Strong understanding and demonstrated experience in continuous improvement, operational excellence, lean principals, statistics and data analysis
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities with deadlines in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Strong facilitation skills in a group setting and virtual environment.
  • Ability to dynamically engage, train, and coach various audiences at all levels of the organization
  • Proven track record for driving alignment and communication cross-functionally within a company
  • Knowledge/experience with 5-S, Six Sigma or Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Demonstrated ability to lead through influence rather than authority
  • Solid organization skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment background screening and drug screen

Desired Characteristics

  • Masters degree in organizational development, engineer or business discipline
  • Black belt in Six Sigma principles
  • Five (5) years of continuous improvement experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Proficient with learning management systems (LMS) and curriculum/course development tools and software
  • Experienced in managing in an union environment
  • OSHA 10 or 30 hour certification

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at .

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. .

Job Location
Texarkana, Texas, United States
Position Type

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Keywords: Graphic Packaging Holding, Longview , Mill-Wide Training Development Manager, Other , Texarkana, Texas

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