WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Manufacturing Management Trainee
St. Cloud, MN
At WestRock North Central Corrugator Container we are creating a team culture of shared success. We don’t believe specific industry experience is as important as your attitude and desire to positively impact our organization. Do you have experience leading people? Is it your desire to increase both customer and corporate confidence in your areas of responsibility and beyond? If you have solid relationship building skills, an attitude for winning together, and a desire to lead for success, we encourage you to consider joining our team.
We have opportunities for Manufacturing Leadership Trainees at our locations in MN and ND. The Manufacturing Leadership Trainee role is an entry-level role targeting new graduates and early career packaging leaders to join the North Central Corrugator Container team for development into management roles. We are committed to assisting the right candidate to learn the corrugator container business and best manufacturing practices in order to become managers and change agents.
The individual will ultimately become capable of being a relief supervisor and will eventually be given a department to run themselves. Within three years, the individual should be prepared to move into new levels of responsibility and ultimately into a Plant Manager role in 5-7 years.
If you enjoy helping others succeed and have training in engineering or a related field, strong leadership skills, and an internal drive to help others be successful, we encourage you to apply.
What we offer:
Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence
Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential
A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.
What you need to succeed:
Bachelor’s degree acquired in December 2019 or Spring/Summer 2020, preferably in packaging, mechanical, chemical, industrial & other engineering or supply chain management, though we are open for the right new or upcoming graduates who can demonstrate that they are prepared to function successfully in this role
Strong collaborative relational leadership skills including the ability to guide people to be more successful than they currently believe possible
The ability to identify and solve problems/issues
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.