Saint John, New Brunswick
Our client, a manufacturer of insulated containers, is seeking a Production Supervisor to provide leadership, guidance and direction to the operational (production and maintenance) staff. This role is located in Saint John, New Brunswick.
The Production Supervisor will manage the manufacturing processes to ensure high standards are met for safety, quality and efficiency. The successful candidate will ensure adherence to Health, Safety, Environmental and Food Safety Policies. Leading the unionized workforce, you will ensure proper implementation of the collective agreement. You will develop your team through coaching, training and conducting shift meetings. You have the ability to meet scheduling demands and customer requirements while meeting daily and weekly production targets, adhering to the production schedule, facilitating 5S+1 Housekeeping, and ensuring facility equipment in maintained. The Production Supervisor facilitates and conducts risk assessments and promotes Continuous Improvement (CI) projects with the team.
The ideal candidate has a college diploma or degree in a relevant field along with 3 years experience as a supervisor with demonstrated ability to lead a team. If you have experience or training in plastics production, it would be considered an asset. As a champion of safety, you are committed to a safe work environment and understand OHSA. You have knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement principles. As a leader, you have excellent people management and communication skills and thrive in a deadline driven, fast paced environment.
This position requires a high attention of focus on safety, quality, time management and organizational skills. To find out more about this great opportunity, please contact Erika Hildebrand via email@example.com.