Our Toronto plastics manufacturing facility is seeking a production supervisor to join their team. This position has 12 hour shifts rotating every two weeks between day and night shift. The company employs about 120 individuals and offers a comprehensive benefit package.
Day to day general administration of the operations. (includes personnel, production rates, job changes, reliability)
Input to plant manager on supply and production optimization, control and use of raw material and inventory management
Recommendations to plant manager, work methods and procedures for section: technical assistance to lead hand in correct application of methods/procedures and efficient use of equipment
Responsible for the safe, continuous and efficient operation of production unit.
On-going coordination as necessary with other sectors in the department
Daily coordination, prioritization and monitoring of maintenance repairs, and authorization of work orders.
Plan all shutdowns on equipment with Maintenance.
Continuous improvement by requesting studies and projects to improve production (i.e. Product quality, production rates, reliability, cost effectiveness). Coordination of this effort with engineering manager
Input to and implementation of plant safety objectives
Operator training program
Input, preparation and update of shift work schedules including replacements as required
Evaluate his personnel on a periodic basis
Administer company policies, address poor employee work attitudes and practices
Insure that all P.M programs are adequate for meeting equipment reliability needs
3+ years experience in a leadership role
3+ years of technical experience (plastics industry experience preferred)