Employment Opportunities

Please see below of all current employment opportunities with Fox River Fiber. If you have any questions, please contact us.

If you’re looking for a place where professional growth and advancement are realities and not empty promises, Fox River Fiber might be the perfect fit.

Click on the video below to hear our associates describe why they enjoy being part of the team at Fox River Fiber, winner of the Best Places to Work Award from the Pulp and Paper Manufacturers Association.


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Fox River Fiber was recently named “Best Place to Work” by the Pulp & Paper Manufacturer’s Association.  Our culture sets us apart – We take care of our customers while acting as stewards of the environment; our success is based on our ability to continually improve all aspects of our business, including the effectiveness of our associates – our most valuable assets.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, click on the link below and follow the instructions for completing the application process.

https://ciims.cindexinc.com/job/575153

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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Available Positions:

    Sales Manager

This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated, customer-oriented individual.  We offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package.

Major Responsibilities include:

  • Grow and manage existing customer base; maintain productive relationships with the company’s customers on all levels – orders, quality, and delivery.
  • Follow market developments; develop new and existing product lines and other revenue enhancing initiatives.
  • Identify new business opportunities, customers, markets and potential products
  • Help establish short and long-term strategies to attain sales goals and profitability and execute on those initiatives
  • Analyze industry trends to determine appropriate responses in terms of pricing, inventory and consumption.
  • Travel to customer’s offices, sites, and to industry events (20%)

 Qualified individuals will possess:

  • A degree in marketing or business studies is preferred; or a minimum of seven years of related experience or training; or the equivalent combination of formal education and experience.
  • Problem-solving and analytic skills to interpret sales performance and market trend information.
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite is required.
  • High degree of organization and follow through
  • High level of initiative and sense of urgency
  • Results and Growth-oriented
  • A valid driver’s license

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  Supply Chain Manager

Lead procurement, logistics and customer service functions in developing optimization strategies for customer service and $65,000,000 in annual spend.  Provide the support, innovation, policies, process, education and tools necessary to implement and manage those strategies.

 Primary Responsibilities:

  •  Develop supply chain cost reduction strategies and initiatives
  • Negotiate strategic, leveraged and critical supply prices, terms and conditions for materials, supplies and services
  • Supervise procurement, logistics and customer service associates
  • Gatekeeper for all purchases according to Procurement Policy; ensures all purchases stay within budgetary guidelines
  • Maintain a high level of market intelligence and respond to market opportunities and risks
  • Manage key supplier relationships and alliances
  • Source and evaluate new and alternative materials, suppliers and services
  • Administer contracts and supplier contracting
  • Manage wastepaper and finished goods inventory
  • Establish and regulate procurement policies and procedures
  • Manage warehousing and transportation functions and contracting
  • Customer service management
  • Drive process improvement for purchasing, traffic and customer service areas
  • Develop metrics to measure supply chain efficiency
  • Perform other duties as assigned by leadership

Position Requirements:

  •  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related to supply chain or operations management; or business, economics, accounting or other related field of study
  • Minimum 5 years of supply chain/purchasing management experience
  • Certification in APICS, CSCP, CPIM or related certification preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to manage supply chain to customer requirements
  • Effective process improvement skills
  • Proven contract management skills
  • Strong project management, risk management, and negotiation skills
  • Effective in developing and maintaining relationships/alliances
  • Highest level of ethical principles and standards
  • Strong problem solving and decision making skills
  • Ability to lead multiple functions through effective planning and organizing
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to influence others
  • High level of creativity
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to lead and develop others

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, click on the link below and follow the instructions for completing the application process.

https://ciims.cindexinc.com/job/575153

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       Manufacturing Technicians/Operators

Our self-managed work teams are responsible for:

  • Working at the highest level of safety and quality standards at all times.
  • Being an Owner-Operator-Maintainer-Improver of all equipment.
  • Operating machines at centerline conditions, standard speeds, etc. to maximize productivity and efficiency.
  • Executing asset strategies and contributing to their continuous development and improvement
  • Maintaining the integrity of all assets and operating equipment to ensure on-going safe, reliable operations.
  • Maintaining clean to inspect standards, ensuring periodic cleaning of assets and other areas.
  • Initiating, completing and/or assisting with equipment maintenance and repair as needed.
  • Taking an active role in learning the equipment, processes, systems, and technology.
  • Actively train/mentor other team members to foster their development and FRF’s Associate Principles, as well as drive continuous improvement in asset.
  • Optimizing machine performance including timely process adjustments, process monitoring, etc.
  • Perform continuous improvement activities and/or troubleshooting to improve operations.

This position will work rotating shifts on one of our self-managed production teams.   Our highly automated de-inking process is run with state-of-the-art equipment and our manufacturing technician positions would be a great opportunity for a highly motivated, technically inclined individual.  We offer a highly competitive salary and benefits program along with the opportunity to work in a progressive, safety conscious work environment.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Associates Degree in a technical field – Electro/Mechanical degree or similar – or advanced training plus experience preferred but not required
  • Strong commitment to working safely and for the safety of others
  • Strong Leadership traits
  • Ability to coordinate team based improvements
  • Prior manufacturing experience preferred but not required
  • Ability to contribute individually and in a team environment
  • Strong Microsoft Office computer skills

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, click on the link below and follow the instructions for completing the application process.

https://ciims.cindexinc.com/job/575153