Production Manager

Manufacturing/Operations Ajax, ON


Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure EH&S requirements are met at the plant
  • Schedule, produce and ship orders to meet customer requirements. Track plant metrics for safety, quality and productivity. Analyze trends & develop plans
  • Prepare and maintain records for controlling the operation and inventory within prescribed limits consistent with short term and seasonal sales demands
  • Administer labor relations in a unionized plant
  • Manage human capital and resources to minimize cost, enhance efficiency, maximize profit and drive the attainment of corporate goals and objectives
  • Functional expertise driving operational excellence (Lean, Six Sigma), leading growth implementation, and core optimization efforts.
  • Maintain facilities, equipment and vehicles in good operating condition through preventive maintenance program
  • Directs and/or performs the necessary quality control activities relative to product and packing

Work Experience:

  • 3-5 years related supervisory experience with at least 2 years in similar role
  • Proven record of driving productivity & continuous Improvement results
  • Demonstrated strong leadership and interpersonal skills    
  • Ability to influence, negotiate, and problem solve
  • Demonstrated project management experience with network optimization and site rationalizations related to major capital investments

Education:
Technical  Degree Required