Technology Leader

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Posted by: Koch Industries on May 16, 2018



Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific? Watch to find out!

As the Technology Leader for the Naheola site, you will primarily be responsible for the following:

Oversight and leadership for the site IT reliability, capability and resources. Account manager and service broker for all aspects of IT/OT services and applications, promoting adoption of standard solutions where possible. Active participation on the mill leadership team to drive change. Advancing innovation, optimization, and automation with energy and enthusiasm. Collaboratively define technology automation vision and opportunities for waste elimination and optimization through material processing and handling, product flow and tracking, technology usage, monitoring, and analytics to enable competitive position. Collaboratively work with the Process Controls groups to drive innovations of IoT efforts. Executing strategies based on vision which: Leverage technologies, capabilities and transformation to rapidly improve and influence operating costs.
Develop capabilities that provide shop floor performance metrics that can be actionable for employees on the shop floor to respond timely to key losses and opportunities.
Successful implementation of capital projects.
Challenges the status quo of how work has always been done.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

Managing all local IT/OT activity and ensuring it is aligned with the business vision and strategies. Working directly with key operations and business leaders to automate and optimize processes. Connecting the mill leadership team to IT vision and strategy. Developing and gaining buy-in for a comprehensive IT roadmap at the local site. Experimenting with new technologies and solutions, enhancing our knowledge of innovation and opportunities. Leading local IT/OT resources, consistently staying up-to-date with and connecting IT/OT employees with how they enable GP to create value. Managing internal and 3rd party infrastructure resources for delivery of critical site services. Active member of Manufacturing IT community sharing best practices and standards. Understanding and promoting awareness & adoption of leveraged applications and services. Provide transformational and collaborative leadership in working with Process Control, Engineering and Operations groups.
What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

At least 5 years of experience in an information technology field or related engineering field. At least 3 years of direct supervisory experience leading teams. Bachelor's degree or higher. Experience developing/communicating vision and strategy. Experience with successful implementation of project management methodology and toolsets.
What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience supporting a manufacturing environment. Process control/engineering and/or automation experience. Experience gathering customer ideas/requirements and translating into effective solutions. Strong project management skills and ability to coordinate resources Ability to lead with vision and tenacity.

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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About Koch Industries Inc.

Koch Industries, Inc., based in Wichita, Kansas, owns a diverse group of companies that employ 130,000 people worldwide and are engaged in trading, investment and operations around the world. Koch Industries and its affiliates are involved in petroleum, asphalt, natural gas, gas liquids, chemicals, plastics, chemical technology products, asphalt products, mineral, fertilizers, ranching, pipeline operations and finance businesses, as well as a host of new, technology-oriented ventures. Visit our homepage at and submit your resume online in our Veterans Career Section ( You may also email your resume to

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