A service-driven paper and packaging products company, Atlantic Packaging has grown to become one of Canada’s largest paper manufacturers and a leading producer of packaging products. Our organization employs approximately 1000 people at eight manufacturing plants and four distribution centers.
We are looking for a Converting Superintendent for our Brampton location. Reporting to the Assistant Plant Manager, the Converting Superintendent is responsible for leading and developing a high performance team of supervisors and unionized workers to optimize safety, product quality and line efficiencies for Converting Operations.
Leading and supervising a team of supervisors and unionized workers to optimize safety, product quality and productivity in Converting Operations
Responsible for all plant Operations in the absence of the Assistant Plant Manager
Ensure work is performed safely and in accordance with OHS standards; that workers are protected from any hazards and such hazards are identified and controlled; and workers use the prescribed safety equipment
Maintain and enforce quality standards including food safety (GMP) and good housekeeping protocols; support operations in customer and third party audits
Develop plans to ensure annual KPI objectives are achieved for safety, product quality, efficiencies and cost; providing direction and support to continuous improvement initiatives
Develop and implement procedures that measurably reduce the risk of producing non-conforming product
Coach, develop and performance management of direct reports, emphasizing frequent communication, feedback and promoting a high level of teamwork and engagement
Plan the effective and efficient scheduling of labour, equipment and material resources for Converting Operations
Lead significant production productivity and continuous improvement initiatives, ensuring compliance to Atlantic Operating Systems (AOS)
Foster strong relationships and communication with internal and externals departments and stakeholders
Administration and application of the collective agreement and Company policies/procedures
Other duties as assigned
Post-secondary Degree / Diploma in a related discipline is preferred, or equivalent work experience
Operations Leadership / Supervisory experience within the corrugated packaging sector is highly desired; experience in a high volume consumer goods manufacturing environment is a prerequisite
Proficient with MS Office applications and corrugated business systems (CTI and Amtech)
Strong communication, interpersonal and critical thinking skills are essential
Ability to organize and prioritize essential tasks to achieve results
Atlantic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in the selection process. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.