Supervisor Production in Mississauga at Welbilt

Date Posted: 1/28/2021

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Job Description

As an experienced production supervisor, being at the heart of the manufacturing process is where you thrive.  You take satisfaction in turning raw materials into 'real products' each and every day . . . so why settle for second best?  Come join our team and you'll help build today's most innovative Foodservice products in the industry.  Make the change today – join Welbilt as our next Production Supervisor.

As Production Supervisor- you will supervise the daily activities of the assembly workforce using internal company goals and objectives as the benchmark: Safety, quality, cost, delivery, and efficiency. You will determine root cause of failure to perform to plan and implement countermeasures to continuously improve.          

Reporting directly to the Operations Manager; this position is located in Mississauga, ON*.

We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation! 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Works directly with Operations Manager on production planning, budgeting, and key performance indicators. 
  • Oversees production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel, establishing priorities, monitoring progress, revising schedules, resolving problems, and reporting results.          
  • Meets production requirements and delivery schedules by monitoring personnel, and resources, expediting work results, fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.     
  • Improves workflow by eliminating stoppages, analyzing delays, identifying solutions, recommending and implementing action plans and process improvements. 
  • Supervises manufacturing team by communicating job expectations, appraising job results, coaching, counseling, disciplining employees, enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.       
  • Maintains staff by assisting Human Resources with recruiting, selecting, orientation and training employees.          
  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following and enforcing regulatory and organizational standards and procedures, including educating and directing personnel on established policies and procedures.          
  • Provides quality service by enforcing quality and customer service standards. 
  • Provides manufacturing information to company management team by compiling and analyzing production performance records and data, answering questions and responding to requests. 
  • Actively participate in Continuous Improvement and 5S activities utilizing Daily Continuous Improvement and ensuring countermeasures are adopted for continuous improvement.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • 8 years of experience in manufacturing environment required.
  • College or University Degree in Business or Engineering preferred.
  • Supervisory experience, preferably in metal production environment is an asset
  • Experience in coaching, process improvement, quality management, safety management, tracking budget expenses, and production metrics.                    
  • Ability to read/interpret blueprints, technical drawings, and contract specifications.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must possess good verbal and written communications skills and be able to function as part of multiple teams in a fast paced and multi-task environment. Must be highly organized and comfortable working with tight deadlines.
  • Should have knowledge of Word Processing software, Spreadsheet software, Internet software; Order processing systems and Manufacturing software (Visual Basic, and Microsoft Office). Knowledge of QAD would be advantageous.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours
  •  Accountability for actions is a must

Welbilt is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.

*Welbilt– Mississauga, Ontario Canada manufactures a full line of commercial ovens, ranges, griddles, grills & counter top cooking equipment (including food warmers, cheesemelters, deck-type gas ovens, countertop electric ovens, refrigerated worktables, equipment stands, refrigerated equipment stands, fryers, griddles, hotplates, deck-type electric ovens, restaurant electric ranges, heavy-duty electric ranges, charbroilers, convection ovens, heavy-duty gas ranges, restaurant gas ranges, stock pot stoves, broilers & salamanders).