Clearwater Paper Corporation

  • Maintenance Supervisor

    Req No.
    Location : Location
  • Overview

    Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE: CLW) is a $1.7B company that manufactures quality consumer tissue, away-from-home tissue, parent roll tissue, and bleached paperboard and pulp at manufacturing and converting locations across the nation. Working at Clearwater Paper provides an opportunity to enrich your career through challenging and meaningful work and ongoing training and development—all in a supportive environment. We know our success depends on your success. 


    Supervise maintenance employees and activities including preventive and predictive maintenance of all site equipment.

    • Develops work teams and improve individual performance by providing training and feedback.
    • Assigns and directs daily activities of maintenance group.
    • Instructs and leads crew in safe work practices in pursuit of zero injuries crew
    • Provides information and training on OSHA rules and regulations and additional site procedures such as equipment guarding, burning/welding permits, lockout, safety harnesses, scaffolding and vessel entry.
    • Establishes and maintains preventive maintenance schedule to minimize downtime.
    • Manages service contracts and contract labor projects.
    • Works with planners to minimize schedule disruptions.
    • Communicates with Production Dept. to identify equipment issues.


    Required Education and Related Experience:

    • High School Diploma required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Maintenance Dept in Paper Mill or Converting facility.
    • Minimum of 3  years’ experience with direct supervision.

    Skills and Abilities (technical/professional skills, expertise and qualifications):

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to read work instructions and schematics.
    • Knowledge of JD Edwards.

    Each and every one of our employees contributes to the success of our company by showing up every day with a commitment to improving ourselves, the company and our communities.


    Find out from our employees what they like about working for Clearwater Paper.




    What do you like most about working at Clearwater Paper?
    I enjoy how the people at Clearwater Paper focus on being great. We do not settle for mediocrity. We work hard to continue to make the company better, even though it is already a great place to work.

    What do you like most about working in your department or function?
    The company has given me the opportunity to serve as the sustainability representative for my location—Lewiston, Idaho. In this capacity, I have had the chance to work with employees companywide and interact with the Avista Technical Advisory Committee and represent the company by speaking at site-wide meetings and external industry conferences. The company also has provided excellent mentoring experiences and opportunities for me to professionally develop and become more knowledgeable in my chosen career field.


    At Clearwater Paper we are driven by purpose, grounded in values, and connected to communities; Learn more here



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