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Production Supervisor


Cambridge, ON, CANADA | London, ON, CANADA | Simcoe, ON, CANADA | Waterloo, ON, CANADA
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Our engineering consultants provide an extensive range of services including both contract and permanent hiring solutions, which we deliver from coast to coast and across all industries. Working closely with clients and candidates alike, Randstad Engineering provides specialized engineering, technical, construction and manufacturing staffing and recruitment services to Canada’s top organizations.
Randstad Engineering focuses on the following areas:

  • Architectural - Commercial, industrial, institutional, interiors, residential, and retail.
  • Construction - Commercial & industrial (ICI), heavy civil, institutional, mechanical & electrical, and roads & highways.
  • Consulting Engineering - Building sciences, building services, environmental & geotechnical, municipal, structural, and transportation.
  • Manufacturing - Aerospace, automation, automotive/ off road vehicles, building materials, electronics, equipment & machinery, and food & beverage.
  • Natural Resources - Energy, mining, oil & gas, and pulp & paper.

Production Supervisor (#264026)

Our client a leading automotive manufacturer in Southwestern Ontario is in search of Production Supervisor to join their dynamic team. If you are looking for a great place to call work, that offers opportunity for advancement this is the job you have been looking for.

Duties & Responsibilities:

. Maintain/continually improve all Key Performance Metrics
. Labor Performance
. Scrap Reduction
. On time Delivery to customers
. Reduce/Eliminate Overtime
. Maintain minimal inventory/drive inventory reduction
. Drive for zero defects (target zero customer concerns & zero customer rejects)

. Labor Performance:
. Daily calculation and review of shift performance & initiate necessary corrections as required
. Co-ordinate manpower requirements for the following week based on running efficient
. Lead QIP activity on all problem areas, driving required improvements and report progress once per week to the Business Unit Manager.
. Complete shift performance calculation and report to the Business Unit Manager

. Scrap Reduction:
. Daily review and approve the past 24 hours scrap performance
. Correct errors and/or omissions on the report
. Lead QIP activity on all problem areas, driving required improvements and report progress once per week to the Business Unit Manager.
. Submit approved scrap reports to the Business Unit Manager for review

. On Time Delivery to Customers:
. Ensure customer orders are shipped on time, full quantity
. Eliminate/reduce expedites
. Re-allocate manpower within the plant as required to eliminate risk of missed shipments
. Ensure areas at risk are running full relief as required
. Co-ordinate manpower to achieve customer requirements

. Reduce/Eliminate Overtime:
. Re-allocate manpower within the plant as required to enable teams to meet customer orders on time
. Run full relief in areas at risk
. Lead QIP activity on problem areas that continually work overtime to maintain customer orders. Report progress once per week to the Business Unit Manager

. Maintain minimal inventory/drive inventory reduction:
. Ensure cycle counts are completed on a weekly basis
. Assist materials in inventory reduction plans

. Drive for zero defects (target zero customer concerns & zero customer rejects):
. Identify quality related risks and eliminate/reduce
. Support Quality in response to quality issues both internally and externally
. Perform Layered Audits and make immediate corrections to issues found

Skills & Qualifications:
. Grade 12 Diploma
. Additional education is an asset: Manufacturing Leadership Certificate, Myers Briggs, Accident Investigation, Time Management
. Minimum of 2 years manufacturing experience
. Leadership training and experience (i.e.- team leader)
. Knowledge of automotive machining and assembly processes
. Must demonstrate the ability to organize, plan and prioritize assignments

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Automotive and Manufacturing experience (Must Have)

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About Randstad Canada

Randstad Canada is the Canadian leader for staffing, recruitment and HR Services. As the only fully integrated staffing company in the country, we understand the recruitment needs and demands of employers and job seekers across all levels and industries. Through our insightful knowledge of local markets, employment trends and global network of recruitment experts, we are shaping the Canadian world of work.
As a key player in the recruitment and staffing market, Randstad Canada provides unrivalled expertise in matching Canada’s top talent with the most sought after Canadian employers. Through our network of over 85 branches across 7 provinces, we offer fully bilingual solutions and operational excellence by meeting the unique needs of our clients and candidates across the country. We have helped employers fill more than 40,000 positions in diverse industries.

Randstad around the world

Randstad is the second largest HR services provider in the world, generating annual revenues of more than $27 billion. Randstad services more than 45 countries, with 28,000 corporate employees working from 4,300 branches, and employs over 450,000 people every day.

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