Production Manager

Location: Burlington, Ontario
Date Posted: 09-06-2012

 
Production Manager
 
Reporting to the Plant Manager, as a member of the leadership team you will be directly responsible for the overall management of production operations and related improvement projects. You will contribute to the achievement of safety, quality, performance and fiscal objectives. You will identify opportunities for improvement and initiate and manage projects that will ensure operational success. You will develop people, improve processes, contribute to product development efforts, foster an environment committed to excellent customer service and on-time delivery.
 

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  •  Manage production operations and scheduling functions
  •  Direct and coach plant supervisory staff overseeing unionized workforce
  •  Revise standard practices to drive operational excellence
  •  Review and understand activity reports and performance indicators.
  •  Implement effective, timely corrective action
 
MANDATORY SKILLS, CHARACTERISTICS:
  • As a natural results oriented leader you provide clear, constructive direction
  • You use demonstrated project management skills to make things happen
  • You are capable and willing to make sound judgment calls and take action
  • Superior English communication skills to effectively address all levels of employees
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Proven ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Self starter approach
 
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE:
  • Post-secondary education (degree or diploma) in Industrial Engineering or related field
  • Minimum 3 years of experience at management level
  • Window/door industry experience a definite asset
  • Lean manufacturing experience
 

 
 





 
 
 

 

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