We are now looking for a Production Manager for our Uimaharju sawmill located in Eno, near Joensuu. Mill is in the same site with Enocell Pulp Mill. Uimaharju sawmill has annual capacity of 240,000 m3, including 20,000 m3 of further processing (ThermoWood), and it employs appx. 90 employees including contractors.
Wood Products division provides versatile wood-based solutions for building and housing. Our product range covers all areas of construction, including massive wood elements, wood components and sawn goods. We also offer pellets for sustainable heating. Our customers are mainly merchants and retailers, industrial integrators and construction companies.
In this role, you will ensure that we will reach mill efficiency targets and product quality is serving our customer needs. Most important is to ensure safe work environment to our employees.
The main responsibilities will be
Ensure that working environment is safe and all our safety tools are in use
Ensure that production lines are running effective and all sawmill KPIs’ are reached.
Drive towards world class product quality together with operators and quality organization
Maintain and control outsourced maintenance process and other outsourced services
Allocate and ensure production resources
Supervise mill productivity and quality processes and development as agreed in continuous improvement procedure
Control the log intake together with Stora Enso wood supply organization
Control the quality and delivery of by-products
Manage the energy efficiency
Analyze production figures daily, steer the result and report as expected
Manage mill investment projects together with the team
What we expect from you
Bachelor’s degree or other relevant education
Over 3 years of relevant experience from mechanical wood processing industry or other relevant process industry
Fluent Finnish and good English skills
Strong management and leadership capabilities together with excellent communication skills help you to motivate the team to strive for better performances.
Strong change management skills and practical experience in implementing continuous improvement processes.
Knowledge on safety and quality standards and legal issues help you to ensure that all processes will run at their highest level.
The ability to prioritize and accomplish goals.
Self-management skills and ability to develop procedures in accordance to jointly agreed operation models and targets.
What do we offer?
An opportunity to grow in big and international organization. You will work with your local team and have support from wide matrix functions around you. We are building a sustainable future for the world and you will be part of it. You have a direct impact on the mill’s success.
Veli-Matti Juntunen, Head of Redwood Finland, firstname.lastname@example.org, tel +358 400 747038
Pauli Vainionpää, HR Manager Wood Products Finland, Pauli.email@example.com, tel +358 50 555 3844