IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a PRODUCTION MANAGER for our Granby, QC client.
We are currently looking for someone who has the ability to lead and motivate a large, diverse workforce. As the production manager you will: direct receiving, production and distribution of Industrial items within a single plant for an assigned service area while ensuring cost effectiveness, timeliness, and accuracy of processing as well as high product quality and workplace safety.
Confers with customers and employees to evaluate and promote improved operations and services within the plant and its service area.
Participates in the training of many employees within the plant.
Maintains outstanding and positive working relationships with any branch location(s) being serviced by the plant.
Participates in the appropriate and fair resolution of human resources issues when necessary.
Aggressively seeks and retains highly qualified and productive candidates for available positions through aggressive recruitment and retention activities.
Coordinates production and distribution in accordance with policies, principles, procedures established by our company
Develops plans for efficient use of materials, machines, and employees.
Reviews production costs and product quality, and modifies production and inventory control programs to maintain and enhance profitable operation of the plant
Ensures correct and safe operation of plant equipment
Reviews and analyzes production, quality control, maintenance, and operational reports to determine causes of nonconformity with product specifications, and operating or production problems
Develops and implements operating methods and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and improve product quality
Develops and implements process improvements and streamlined procedures
Leads all receiving, production and distribution activities to new performance levels
Challenge yourself to achieve and exceed goals, and open up new career challenges
3-5 years production management experience including TQM and process improvement
Strong people and leadership skills
Strong communication skills in French and English and good motivator
Highly organized and structured
Strong team player with a positive attitude
Able to easily handle stress and complex situations
Creative thinker with a strong motivation toward continuous improvement
Strong leader, with strong Analytical Skills & Critical Thinking
Experience leading 25+ direct reports
Familiarity with P&L analysis, performance measuring tools, operations innovations
Bachelor’s degree in Business Management or Equivalent
Availability for relocation for career advancement
Strong language and communication skills; including the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules and regulations, maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Must have the ability to write routine reports and speak effectively in both French and English.
Mathematical skills; including the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide. Able to compute rates, ratios and per cents along with applying concepts to Profit and Loss (P&L) analysis. Demonstrated skills in planning, data analysis, problem-solving, workflow methodology and budgeting.
Reasoning ability; including the ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions and deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.
Ability to Multitask; manage multiple priorities against tight deadlines in an industrial environment, while maintaining positive relationships with employees and customers at all levels.
Please note any offers of employment will be conditional on the successful completion of a criminal background check to ensure that there is no legal impediment in connection with future employment.
Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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