Production Manager - Contract


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

CAD65000-75000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Barrie, ON - (CAN) 132 Commerce Park Drive Suite Q ON Barrie , ON L4N 8W8



Job Description

We are seeking and experienced Production Manager to fulfill a 6 - 9 month contract in Stayner, ON. The Finishing & Packaging Production Manager will oversee the production teams and activities, keep accurate records of production levels, and provide solutions to incidents that could impact production.

What you'll be doing:

* Responsible for providing leadership; instilling a sense of urgency; and driving problems towards resolution

o Ensuring proper quality information is being used for each part produced.

o Ensuring that the IPC quality checks, first-off, SWI, WI, and LPA procedures are being followed on each shift.

o Attending meetings in support of all Program-related activities

o Setting and achieving specific goals around Lean Manufacturing principles

o Ensuring that conflict and productivity issues are managed directly, constructively, and professionally in all circumstances.

o Lead and manage production Team Members including resource planning; training; and performance management.

o Supervision of sanitation program requirements within assigned areas

* Coordination of tasks for daily production

* Production KPI related report out, creating, managing, and reporting corrective action plan vs actual results.

* Employee reviews and discipline as required.

* Control inventory within the department

* Ensure enforcement of Customer Specific Requirements and maintaining compliance with the laws and regulations related to medical cannabis.

* Perform regular workplace inspections. Perform accident investigation. Correct unsafe acts or conditions. Train new/transferred/temporary employees on safe method of conducting their job. Correct or commend Health & Safety performance.

* Perform, direct and/or carry out any reasonable assignments required by Management.

Your Environment:

* Work environment can be warm and humid, similar to a greenhouse environment.

* Lifting up to 50 lbs. on regular basis.

* Standing & walking for long periods of time.

* Frequent bending, kneeling, and reaching.

You'll need to have:

* 3 - 5 years' experience in a manufacturing environment

* Post-Secondary Degree/Diploma in a related environment, preferred.

* Strong mathematical skills and mechanical aptitude

* Well-developed communication, organizational, interpersonal, and analytical abilities

* Strong problem-solving skills.

* Sound computer skills, including knowledge of software in current use (Microsoft Excel and Access)

* Proven leadership ability (previous supervisory experience)

* Understanding of lean manufacturing, an asset

* Thorough knowledge and experience in packaging procedures would be considered an asset

* Able to supply acceptable Criminal Record Check

* Able to support overtime and weekend work at short notice


Click Apply NOW or call 705-408-0313 for more information.

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