Tie Inspector Supervisor

Koppers Inc.
North Little Rock, AR
Job Responsibilities

* Responsible for the day-to-day production activities with a primary emphasis on Safety, Health, & Environmental compliance and production performance.
* Inspect cross ties and switch ties according to industry and customer specifications.
* Complete safety observations, recognize and address potential issues and concerns as they arise.
* Manage material awaiting inspection ensuring all loads are ran within 15 days of receipt.
* Maintain housekeeping for areas supervised.
* Responsible for the hourly employees in the tie yard (Tie tramming station, End-plate Machine, Drip track). There will be 10 employees reporting to this position.

Qualifications

* High School diploma or equivalent; Bachelor's Degree preferred.
* 2-4 years of manufacturing experience; supervisory experience in the timber industry preferred. elor's Degree or equivalent work experience required; BS in Wood Science or Business preferred.
* Relevant supervisory job experience in the manufacturing industry; Managerial experience in the timber industry preferred.
* Safety, Health, & Environmental awareness is required.
* Must possess strong organizational and communications skills.
* Must be a team player.
* Must be proficient with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.
* Prior union experience is preferred.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, genetic information, ethnicity, national origin, race, religion, sex, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law or by any applicable state or local law.

Procurement Forester

Koppers Inc.
Vidalia, GA
Job Responsibilities

* Procure pole quality timber for the designated peeling operations.
* Identify and mark pole quality trees based on ANSI specifications, accurately record sizes marked.
* Identify any defects that will declass a pole, catfaces, lightning scars, rotten knots etc.
* Accurately estimate pole heights
* Where applicable identify and measure pole quality logs on a log deck.
* Work with wood dealers and loggers to select pole quality trees on the log deck where marking conditions or marking volumes are not favorable.
* Develop and enhance relationships of wood dealers/loggers that will provide continuity of supply
* Monitor the volume committed and the performance of suppliers against their commitments
* Assist in developing sources of poles and manage them weekly, providing the best balance of quality and continuity of supply.
* Monitor and continuously improve the quality of the wood delivered to the Koppers facilities
* Provide procurement information support for Koppers mill or mills within the area
* Accurately appraise standing pole timber purchase opportunities; manage the harvest of these to assure they cut out.
* Visit pole mills in area and communicate with the mill manager and workers about the quality and sizes being produced
* Communicate clearly and regularly with the procurement manager and other foresters where applicable about tract information

Qualifications

* Associate degree in Forestry or in a related field
* Ability to travel 100% around the Vidalia area
* Thorough knowledge of timber cruising, map reading, orienteering, measuring diameter and circumferences of trees and measuring standing heights of trees.
* Knowledge of forest management, wood procurement, wood quality, market conditions for stumpage, pulp mill and sawmill requirements and specifications, landowner concerns, competitive environment, wood price structures, logging costs, wood supplier issues
* Knowledge of SFI and state BMP guidelines
* Excellent negotiating and interpersonal skills
* Basic knowledge of accounting, transportation, and basic computer systems
* Ability to work in all-weather climates
* Ability to work at the pole mill weighing trucks in and out, classing poles and any other assigned duties as required to keep mill running, based on qualifications
* Team player
* Experience with Microsoft Office Products.

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state, or local law.

Customer Service Coordinator

Koppers Inc.
Griffin, GA
Job Responsibilities

* Coordinate chemical requirements from customers (via telephone or email), create orders and process into Navision.
* Dispatch orders with Manufacturing or vendors.
* Process and email purchase order(s) to vendors for direct ship products if needed.
* Confirm order and delivery date to customer (email/telephone), if needed.
* Work with Manufacturing to schedule delivery of chemical to meet customer's need.
* Work to solve any delivery problems between Manufacturing and customer
* Work to solve any accounting or inventory problems with Manufacturing or the system.
* Review daily order report prior to distribution to management on a daily basis
* Process sales returns.
* Review freight claims as they arise and assist management in solving other shipping/invoicing issues between Accounting and customer.
* Coordinate process of returned material picked up from customer location
* Process new customers from application to creation of account in the system.
* Understand US Chemical Sales SharePoint site
* Manage corporate and personal expenses and expenditures prudently in accordance with corporate, division, or management guidelines or directives.
* Professionally represent company at Industry meetings as assigned or requested.
* Secure chemical requirements from customers (Via telephone, fax or email), create sales orders and process into Navision "NAV" (our internal ERP software) - Order Management. Process to NAV - Purchasing if a direct ship order, as needed.
* Participate in dispatch of orders with Manufacturing or vendor.
* Scan and email purchase orders to vendors for direct ship products, when needed.
* Confirm order and delivery date to customer (email, telephone or fax), when needed.
* Work with Manufacturing to schedule delivery of chemical to meet customer's need.
* Work to solve any delivery problems between Manufacturing and customer, keeping Director, Customer Service advised.
* Understand the processes for:
* Chemical sales orders in NAV - Order Management
* Processing PO receipts for Chemical sales orders
* Matching vendor invoices with purchase orders and receipts, apply account coding and forward to management for approval.

* Provide back up for front phone receptionist as needed.
* Understand the Warranty process and act as backup as needed.

Qualifications

* Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field or 5 years of relevant experience.
* Ability to effectively work with, and maintain the confidentiality of, sensitive information.
* Willingness to work non-standard hours and travel overnight as much as necessary to achieve desired results or as requested by management.
* Maintain a valid state driver's license.
* Comply with all corporate policies and be sure the company's recommendations, designs and practices (including environmental and engineering) are in compliance with all local, state and federal laws and regulations.
* Be capable of effectively communicating in writing or speaking to various government, industry, customer, public, or employee(s) group.
* Ability to work with all levels of employment in all company locations.
* Ability to meet deadlines, good organizational and follow-up skills, be detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks.

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state or local law.

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Maintenance Inventory Manager

Koppers Inc.
Stickney, IL
Job Responsibilities

* Manage stock and non-stock inventory
* Perform routine evaluation of max and min stock levels and order quantities
* Implement an inventory tracking system for optimized inventory control procedures
* Evaluate and report on spare parts consumption patterns
* Examine the levels of raw materials and supplies to determine shortages
* Properly order new supplies avoiding excessive surplus or inefficiencies
* Minimize costs by using competitive bidding with suppliers
* Perform daily analysis to predict potential inventory problems
* Work with planners to ensure that parts and supplies are available for all planned work
* Complies with and enforces all plant and corporate administrative rules
* Complies with and enforces all applicable plant operating procedures
* Manages one direct report

Qualifications

* High School diploma or associates degree required; Bachelor's degree in accounting, business administration, finance, or relevant field degree preferred
* 3 to 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment required, storeroom experience preferred
* 2 years of supervisory experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment preferred.
* Solid knowledge of data analysis, inventory management, and forecasting techniques
* An analytical mind with strong attention to detail
* Outstanding organizational and problem-solving skills
* Excellent communication and leadership abilities
* Lean/5S and storeroom layout experience preferred
* Familiarity with chemical plant operations or other industrial process preferred
* Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel required, Planning software experience preferred

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state or local law.

Maintenance Outage Coordinator

Koppers Inc.
Stickney, IL
Job Responsibilities

* Develop detailed work schedules for all planned plant outages
* Develop work scopes for all planned plant outage tasks and solicit contractor bids as required
* Order all parts, supplies and equipment required for efficient completion of outage related work and ensure all are received prior to the beginning of the outage
* Develop work instructions and JSA's for outage work as required
* Track outage contractor, labor and material expenses and ensure compliance with budgets
* Initiate and execute Management of Change projects and documentation
* Manage the mechanical integrity tasks related to routine plant outages
* Ensure the safe and timely execution of outage related tasks
* Provide planning and oversight support during unscheduled plant outages
* Completion of all required safety trainings
* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

* Associates degree required; Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred
* 5 years of project management experience in a manufacturing environment required
* 3 years of maintenance planning or maintenance supervision preferred
* Demonstrates acceptable retention level for the required training elements.
* DOT Hazardous Materials Transportation training
* Knowledge of API, ASME and PSM standards preferred

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state or local law.

Electrical and Instrument Engineer

Koppers Inc.
Stickney, IL
Job Responsibilities

The Electrical and Instrument Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, installing, managing and/or maintaining equipment which is used to monitor and control engineering systems, machinery and processes while ensuring that these systems operate effectively, efficiently and safely.

* Design and develop new control systems
* Assist in trouble shooting and maintaining all chemical plant electronic control systems, substations, PLC's, high voltage equipment, and other electronic equipment
* Assist with high voltage maintenance
* Interact with power utility company on supply issues
* Assist with corporate IT to manage plant phone and computer systems
* Advise and assist unionized plant electricians with daily plant issues
* Test, maintain and modify existing systems
* Analyze data while working collaboratively with design engineers, operation engineers, purchasers and other internal staff
* Act as liaison with clients, suppliers, contractors and relevant authorities
* Project management within cost and time constrained environments
* Understand and ensure compliance with relevant health and safety regulations and quality standards
* Provide advice and consultancy support

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state or local law.

Accountant

Koppers Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA
Job Responsibilities

* Complete general accounting duties including month-end financial close responsibilities, Balance Sheet account reconciliations, and general ledger entries
* General familiarity with Fixed Assets and Lease accounting
* Support the Capital Expenditure (CapEx), Fixed Asset, and lease accounting functions by facilitating the respective workflows and maintain data to ensure that information is complete and accurate
* Provide support for identifying and resolving variances and reconciling intercompany balances
* Execute the completion of internal controls
* Contribute to both an accurate and timely month-end close process
* Assist the accounting & finance team on process improvement projects and system conversions
* Work as a committed team member to achieve department initiatives
* Perform other duties and related tasks on an ad-hoc basis
* Up to 10% travel may be required

Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or related field is required; CPA, CGMA, or CMA is preferred.
* 1-3 years of experience in public or private industry accounting is preferred; manufacturing accounting/finance experience is a plus
* Experience using ERP systems is strongly preferred; Microsoft Dynamics NAV ERP experience is preferred
* Strong written and verbal communication skills are required
* Foundational understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
* Ability to organize and set priorities in a fast-paced environment
* Problem solving skills and the ability to work in a team environment is a must
* Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Teams, and PowerPoint) is required

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state or local law.

Senior Executive Assistant

Koppers Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA
Job Responsibilities

* Supports General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer with administrative and office tasks
* Manage executives' calendars and arrange for domestic and international travel including creating travel itineraries
* Proofread documents for accuracy, completeness, and conformity to established formats
* Coordinate and schedule activities for a variety of meetings and conferences
* Coordinate the distribution of quarterly legal reports
* Complete complex administrative tasks
* Manage administrative functions such as expense reports, filing, records management, phone coverage, invoice processing, and report distribution
* Provide detailed administrative and clerical support
* Assist in preparation of golf outings, holiday activities, employee events, and special projects
* Assist with growth and training for Teams/SharePoint sites as needed
* Assist with Board meetings as needed by Sr. Paralegal
* Collaborate and contribute to the planning, execution and completion of Senior Executive Assistant team projects
* Manage inventory of office supplies, coffee/kitchen supplies and branded materials
* Reconcile monthly purchase card statements, assist with expense reporting and invoice payments
* Assist with event ticket distribution
* Assist with various projects, some of which may be time sensitive
* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree required
* Three years supporting a high-level executive; Five years supporting a high level executive preferred
* Experience with booking domestic and international travel
* Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams/SharePoint and Outlook
* Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to multi-task and organize effectively
* Acute attention to detail
* Ability to work cooperatively with diverse people and personalities
* Work well independently and exercise sound business judgment and decision-making
* Strong customer service skills; strong problem-solving and analytical skills
* Ability to utilize high degree of discretion and maintain confidentiality
* Possess a positive attitude with the willingness to help others and be responsive in a timely manner
* Event planning experience preferred but not required
* High degree of professionalism and desire to be an effective team member

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state or local law.

Equipment Operator - Front Loader

Koppers Inc.
Domino, TX
The Operator - Metering Box is responsible for properly maintaining the metering box and ancillary equipment within the Graphics Packaging mill in Queen City, Texas. The Operator - Metering Box maintains adequate material in the metering box to effectively support the mill's fuel needs, by filling the hopper properly, organizing and moving material to maximize work space, providing appropriate maintenance on all equipment, and monitoring the metering box's production to obtain optimal efficiency. This position works primarily independently and has no supervisory responsibilities.
Job Details:

* Load metering box with adequate supply of material, making sure to not overload the hopper and cause damage
* Stockpile material in a manner that maximizes space, which maintaining safety standards
* Cleans metering box and surrounding area in accordance with best operating practices and safety standards
* Performs repairs and maintenance on metering box and ancillary equipment
* Monitors the metering box production, noting any disruptions or downtime

Candidate Requirements:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs)

Required:

* Basic smart phone skills
* Basic math skills (addition, subtractions)
* Experience working with little supervision
* Knowledge of various types of equipment
* Experience running a front loader

Preferred:

* Ability to perform minor maintenance to front loader and hopper

Background Experiences

* Experience working outdoors
* Experience working 12-hour days

Physical Demands

* Must be able to work in all outside weather conditions (wet, hot, cold)
* Ability to work with a moderate noise level
* Ability to sit, climb, balance, stoop, bend over, kneel, crouch, crawl, and walk for various periods of time
* Must wear steal toed boots, reflective vest, hard hat, gloves, ear plugs and safety glasses
* Ability to lift up to 50lbs
* Compensation*

Koppers Recovery Resources offers competitive compensation, 401(k) match, employee stock purchase program, paid holidays, paid vacation, and a benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurance.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state, or local law.

Laborer

Koppers Inc.
Vance, AL
Laborers will work on the framing crew to ensure that utility poles meet customer specifications and are ready to accept hardware that will be attached to the poles. They must have the ability to work well with others, have attention to detail, work in a safe manner, be willing to work overtime as needed.

Normal work hours for this job are Monday - Friday from 7am to 4:00 pm with a 1-hour lunch. The hours may be adjusted due to production requirements. Since this work is performed outdoors, inclement weather may impact the work schedules as well.
Examples of the tasks that are required are:

* Using industrial drills
* Operating chainsaws
* Cutting flat surfaces on the poles using a portable planer
* Branding customer information into the poles
* Using various hand tools to position and prepare the poles
* Performing minor maintenance on the tools and equipment to ensure proper performance
* Placing steel beams between layers of poles while being loaded into a dry kiln
* Various manual labor tasks
* Other tasks as assigned
* No experience necessary. Manufacturing or industrial experience preferred.

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

All new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for a North American based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Koppers Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category or characteristic protected by federal law, state or local law.

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