Reliability Manager

063596 Requisition #
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Georgia-Pacific is seeking qualified professionals to consider for the Reliability Manager position at our Albany, Georgia Corrugated facility.  Our plant is conveniently located in historic Dougherty County. We employ more than 100 people at our facility. This facility operates one of the industry’s most sophisticated and modern corrugators and has an impressive array of modern finishing equipment, including flexos and die cutters to provide the widest range of corrugated packaging today. We manufacture corrugated sheets from linerboard and medium and then cut, wax, print and fold these sheets to produce corrugated boxes and trays for our various customers.  To learn more about our Packaging division, please visit:




The Reliability Manager is responsible for creating and implementing a reliability program and setting a strategy to improve machine reliability and uptime.  They will be working with new and aging assets, building a preventive/predictive maintenance program to reduce unplanned downtime.  The reliability manager will work with a team of salaried and hourly maintenance and operations professionals as well as corporate technical SME’s to execute om their strategy.  It is imperative that the reliability manager be able to prioritize work to achieve long term value and be flexible to adjust to ever-changing conditions.  This role will be expected to be available nights and weekends as needed.






Safety & Culture:


  • Fosters an environment where safety is a value not just a priority

  • Enforcing a safe work environment and ensuring personnel are practicing safe work practices

  • Create and articulate a vision that is in line with the plants overall vision and to help achieve a future state



A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Taking ownership of the results of the people, processes and equipment that impact the reliability of the operation while fully utilizing the maintenance & reliability resources.
  • Deep diving and analysis of downtime for each capital asset 
  • Developing and implementing a predictive and preventive maintenance strategy to include operator basic care
  • Working with operations leaders to ensure that the equipment meets required specifications
  • Assessing machine conditions by using technical, electrical and mechanical skills
  • Developing cohesive teams between the operations and maintenance groups to improve reliability
  • Engaging with crews and supervisors on a daily basis, within each department, to ensure that each department is focusing on the performance of the people, processes and equipment
  • Managing of a budget and accountability of equipment parts inventory






If you are not familiar with the Corrugated Industry, check out these videos:


Georgia-Pacific: How Corrugated Boxes are Made


Georgia-Pacific: Corrugated


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as a Manager or Supervisor in an Industrial/Manufacturing or Military Environment
  • Willing and able to work off hours, overtime, weekends and holidays as needed
  • Willing and able to work in an industrial environment
  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word (to write business correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting, simple formulas) and Outlook (for Internal and External correspondence)
  • Willing and able to wear the necessary Personal Protective equipment (PPE) and to adhere to safety rules and regulations 




What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering
  • Experience as a Reliability or Maintenance Manager
  • Experience with drives
  • Experience with PLC
  • Experience using preventive and predictive maintenance programs
  • Experience within the corrugated packaging industry
  • Experience managing a budget and equipment parts inventory and controls  




Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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