Production Supervisor

Location: Isle Pierre
Closing Date: May 16, 2014

General:

Reporting to either the Sawmill or Planer Superintendent, you will be responsible for leading a team to achieve and exceed key performance indicator (KPI) targets in safety, quality, cost control, delivery, and employee engagement.

Major Duties:

As a member of the Isle Pierre team, you will:

  • Maintain the highest standards with respect to safety at all times, leading by example and ensuring the team follows all policies, procedures, practices and Occupational Health & Safety regulations
  • Address unsafe conditions promptly.
  • Champion continuous improvement initiatives while safely meeting production targets. Ensure timely action is taken when targets are not met
  • Coach, train and support team members to maximize performance
  • Foster a culture of open communication with employees in all departments and at all levels
  • Engage all employees to provide valuable input into work processes and systems
  • Ensure the timely implementation of key Corporate and operational initiatives

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will bring the following experience and expertise:

  • Safe work habits and a working knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety regulations
  • Working knowledge of web-based computer applications and Microsoft Office
  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proven current leadership abilities and the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in a wood products manufacturing setting is preferred

Interested applicants should submit their resumes by 4:00 pm Friday May 16, 2014 to the following:

Colleen Fitzpatrick
Human Resources Manager
Canfor – Isle Pierre
Fax: (250) 441-3308
Email: Colleen.Fitzpatrick@canfor.com


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