Production Supervisor
IKO Industries Ltd.
High River, AB
IKO Industries Ltd. is a market leader in the manufacturing of roofing and building materials. IKO is a Canadian owned and operated business with production facilities worldwide and has many years of unparalleled success in the roofing materials industry. Quality, integrity, and trustworthiness are the values that underlie this success, and we have built this company by hiring people who hold these values. People like you!

Job Description

The Production Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the manufacture of ISO and Pallet production while maintaining high standards for safety and quality. This requires solid knowledge of high-speed manufacturing processes and the ability to engage and motivate employees

Duties and responsibilities


Promote a strong safety culture where employees believe that all injuries are preventable. Investigate and prepare reports on safety (Near-Miss, FLRA and STOP), injuries and workplace hazards.
Provide manufacturing leadership to fully engage employees and foster a productive work environment.
Conduct regular toolbox meetings to provide production employees with the information they need to do their jobs. This includes communication of safety, quality and production changes, progress toward goals and overall plant performance.
Ensure employees receive training on procedures relating to safety, quality and production. Conduct training, cross-training and rotation of employees for product, process and employee development.
Work with ops supervisor and LH to establish formal training plan and next steps to accomplish this by end of June
Develop, recommend, and implement measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
Identify and eliminate root causes of problems and ensure corrective actions are implemented and sustained. Complete weekly RC/CA reporting.
Downtime spreadsheet – (daily logbook needed)
Evolve reporting processes and metrics
Operation of equipment in a safe and productive manner.

Ensures all paperwork and spreadsheets are completed and accurate daily
Completes Monthly Inventory counts to ensure accuracy of inventory
Raw materials – production (Tim)
Collaborate with Manufacturing Clerk to ensure weekly reporting is accurate and completed
Cross-Trained as back up for Final QC testing

Will perform back up duties for the Operations Manager
Payroll (needs system access)
Mapics approvals
Other Duties

Maintains a binder of current Role procedures
Work cooperatively with production and maintenance to identify and resolve production issues in an efficient manner and assist in the resolution of quality / production problems.
All other assigned duties

5+ years Leadership Experience
3+ years Forklift experience
Strong interpersonal skills and leadership ability.
Excellent time management, planning, and organizational skills.
Excellent communication (written, verbal, presentation and listening) and analytical skills
Ability to flex time as required
Pass the IKO test
Requires personal vehicle
Benefits of Employment: IKO recognizes that its success is due to the strength of its employees. A primary goal of IKO is to promote individual employee's sense of accomplishment and contribution so that employees enjoy their association with IKO. The Company invests in its employees so that they are the most knowledgeable in the industry, and undertakes great efforts to nurture loyalty to, and teamwork at, IKO. We are pleased to offer competitive compensation, health care, a progressive and challenging workplace and a commitment to teamwork and integrity.

Diversity and Equal Opportunity Employment: IKO Industries Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion and are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability. IKO Industries Ltd. encourages and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.