VICE PRESIDENT – SERVICE AND ENGINEERING, OAKVILLE, ON, CANADA – #5085

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a VP – SERVICE AND ENGINEERING for our Oakville, ON client.

Our client has been in business for over 50 years and are very well known in their industry. They represent their own line of machinery, as well as a wide range of metal working machinery from Eastern Europe.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Work with existing customers, suppliers and spare parts

Manage a team of spare parts coordinators, warehouse manager and machine refurbishment on the shop floor

Plan, implement and oversee engineering strategies, procedures and goals

Ensure daily and long-term operations are running smoothly

Collaborate with other team members on growth within the company

Be extremely organized

Strong leadership mentality

Ability to mentor and supervise staff

Lead by example

QUALIFICATIONS:

10+ years of experience in Machine Tools, Manufacturing and Metal Working Machinery

Working fluency in French is an asset

Must have management experience of service personnel (40+ field service technicians across Canada)

Experience working with capital equipment manufacturer or distributor within service

Will consider applications from a fabrication/welding background

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to: info@indemand.ca

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

 

 

BIOPHARMACEUTICAL PROJECT MANAGER, WINNIPEG, MB, CANADA – #5071

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a BIOPHARMACEUTICAL PROJECT MANAGER for our Winnipeg, MB client.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Project Management (single or more complex):

Create project plan documentation – Baseline, Risk Management, Gantt charts.

Form and supervise cross-functional project teams to achieve project deliverables, timelines, and budgets.

Manage the contractual, technical and financial requirements of each project with general instructions

Day-to-day project management – meetings, minutes, plus.

Monitor and evaluate project team deliverables, convey to client.

Problem solve.

Help teams handle issues and risk mitigation strategies.

Financing, budgeting of projects:

Budgeting, revenues, forecasting and review of financial reports.

Keeping track of project size in terms of any changes in time, quality, or cost.

Keeping senior managers, clients apprised of project progress.

Presentations, updates, suggestions re project progress – such as risk planning, goals, milestones, variation in scope or financing.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of post-secondary education, preferably in Business or Science related fields.

At least 2 years of Project Management experience, preferably in either the Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology industry.

Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication, negotiation, and presentation skills.

Able to influence others, take the initiative, and demonstrate flexibility.

Focus on results and able to handle complicated technical, economic, and contract issues.

Must be Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident or have a valid work permit.

Prefer local candidates but may consider relocation across Canada.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

 

MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER (PRODUCT) – INDEPENDENCE, KANSAS, USA – # 5061

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER (PRODUCT) for our Independence, KS client.

Our client is a well-established company looking for new staff to join due to growing projects and expansion.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Used CAD tools to simulate, test and document new products or equipment for manufacturing Canister Vent Valves and Fuel Vapor Canisters. Plastic parts design is beneficial.

Conduct, document and track design reviews.

Generate project plans and documents per Engineering Department Procedures.

Participate on and lead teams as required.

Generate preliminary estimates for Capital Investment Plan.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must have an Engineering Degree or related

Must have small part design, injection molded plastics experience and automotive experience (no aircraft/large product/part design)

Must have experience with switches, regulators, controllers, ignition modules, valves, sensors, etc.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to: carolynn@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER (PROCESS) – INDEPENDENCE, KANSAS, USA – # 5062

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER (PROCESS) for our Independence, KS client.

Our client is a well-established company looking for new staff to join due to growing projects and expansion.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Used CAD tools to simulate, test and document new products or equipment for manufacturing Canister Vent Valves and Fuel Vapor Canisters. Plastic parts design is beneficial.

Conduct, document and track design reviews.

Generate project plans and documents per Engineering Department Procedures.

Participate on and lead teams as required.

Generate preliminary estimates for Capital Investment Plan.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must have an Engineering Degree or related

Must have small part design, injection molded plastics experience and automotive experience (no aircraft/large product/part design)

Must have experience with switches, regulators, controllers, ignition modules, valves, sensors, etc.

Must have SolidWorks experience.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to: carolynn@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

ASSISTANT PRODUCTION ENGINEER – BELLE, WV, USA – #5040

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for an ASSISTANT PRODUCTION ENGINEER for our Belle, West Virginia client.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Provides day-to-day leadership and overall guidance to the hourly production staff (Team Leaders, Operators, and Specialists). Ensures high standards of safety and environmental performance while delivering against production cost, quality and schedule objectives.

Key Results: – key business results or outcomes associated with the Position:

Skilled Shift Team Leaders who are involved, educated, and know and demonstrate the company vision, policies, and procedures.

Highly productive and effective work teams that consistently meet production, schedule and quality targets.

A clean and safe work-place.

Compliance with all government and Safety, Environmental and Health policies and procedures and regulations.

Continuous improvements in safety, productivity, quality, and cost.

Train, coach, and mentor shift Team Leaders to develop their skills and the skills of their teams.

Lead development of safety and operations excellence culture among production staff.

Lead day to day plant operations.

Drive continuous improvements in safety, productivity, quality and cost.

Involve teams in problem solving activities with an emphasis on continuous improvement.

Organization and cleanliness of the plant areas.

Serves as a role model for ensuring compliance with policies.

Ensures compliance with all federal and state safety/environmental laws and regulations.

Leads or participates in pre-start-up safety reviews.

Troubleshooting and problem solving of process issues.

Investigate incidents, determine root causes, and complete corrective actions to prevent repeat.

Sufficient production staffing and scheduling including overtime.

Works with staff to determine maintenance needs for production in a manner that is least disruptive to production.

Coordination of equipment servicing.

QUALIFICATIONS:

BS, or MS Chemical Engineering

Work Experience:

15+ years of Chemical or polymer resin plant manufacturing experience, including operational roles

Demonstrated experience working with teams in a Leadership role

Demonstrated experience with requirements and use of PSM (OSHA 1910.119)

Note: prefer some background experience in plant turnarounds and start-ups.

Working relationships:

Peers- Quality Manager, Reliability Manager, SHE Specialist, Administration Manager, Engineering Manager, Assistant Production Manager – Production

Management- Production Manager, Plant Manager, President

Subordinates- Team Leaders, Operators, Day Shift Relief, Packaging Specialist

Must be authorized to work in the US

Normal: M-F, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, ½ hour unpaid lunch

Occasional: Nights and weekends to participate in operation activities. May be requested to join a shift rotation (to share in providing 7 day per week, 24hr coverage) for an operating campaign.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED