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PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

We are currently looking for a Production Supervisor to join our team.

Reporting to the Plant Manager, our ideal candidate will supervise production operations on assigned shift(s) in accordance with production schedules and standards that achieve/meet requirements for safety, regulatory compliance, environment, quality, customer service and cost. As part of the Plant’s leadership team, contributes to building and maintaining a culture of continuous improvement.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Providing effective leadership and direction to hourly employees (coaching, cross-training, addressing and resolution of employee-related issues and concerns) within the framework of the Company’s policies or collective agreement ensuring consistency in dealing with employee issues.
  • Accountable to ensure that their production area is in a ‘audit-ready’ condition for impromptu ISO and Inventory audits.
  • Appropriate resource allocation and time management.
  • Communication and an on-going reinforcement of production performance indicators/requirements (i.e. health and safety, quality, customer service, cost, etc.).
  • Accountable for ensuring the H&S of their employees by utilizing tools such as regular safety talks, administering first aid, prompt and detailed incident investigations and follow up on recommended corrections.

ACCOUNTABILITY: Reports to the Plant Manager

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3-5 years of experience in manufacturing industry. Supervisory role a strong asset;
  • Experience in a unionized environment;
  • Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing;
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Word, Excel).
  • College Diploma or University Degree will be considered a strong asset
  • Previous experience with Syspro will be considered an asset
  • Proven experience managing people and priorities within diverse environment
  • Exposure to Lean Manufacturing concepts
  • 3-5 years of experience in manufacturing industry. Supervisory role a strong asset;
  • Experience in a unionized environment;
  • Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing;
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Word, Excel).
  • College Diploma or University Degree will be considered a strong asset
  • Previous experience with Syspro will be considered an asset
  • Proven experience managing people and priorities within diverse environment
  • Exposure to Lean Manufacturing concepts

SKILLS:

  • Production
  • Diagrams
  • Decision making
  • Critical Thinking
  • Safety
  • Machinery
  • Maintenance

DESIRABLE TRAITS:

Good communication, interpersonal abilities, organizational skills and training experience.

Apply online: Production Supervisor

THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IN NO WAY STATES OR IMPLIES THAT THESE ARE THE ONLY DUTIES TO BE PERFORMED BY THE EMPLOYEE. HE/SHE WILL BE REQUIRED TO FOLLOW ANY OTHER INSTRUCTIONS AND TO PERFORM ANY OTHER DUTIES REQUESTED BY MANAGEMENT.