Production Lead - Back-Up
Ice River Springs Water Company
Amaranth, ON

Ice River Springs is looking for a Production Lead. This role is responsible for supervising plant production. Leads a team of qualified operators to accomplish production goals while maintaining clean and safe environment.

We offer:

  • Excellent Wages
  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Footwear Reimbursement
  • Safe Work Environment
  • On the Job Training

Responsibilities:

  • Lead Production Operators to achieve production goals
  • Train,coach and develop operators
  • Track production results and provide shift reports.
  • Supports maintenance team when required to ensure minimal downtime
  • Leads the effective development of team members for department working closely with Production Supervisor and Production Manager to ensure consistent process standards
  • Holds daily staff meeting and organizes manpower to meet production needs.
  • Ensure compliance with all Health and Safety, and quality standards while meeting production performance targets
  • Holds people accountable for their time, safety actions, and quality
  • Manages housekeeping within area of responsibility
  • Responsible for semi annual performance reviews of reports
  • Manage a production team of 5 hourly direct reports.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Completion of High School with previous supervisory/management experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills. Proven leadership skills to manage performance and inspire team to achieve results. Communication skills both verbally and written
  • Strong operating skills in organizing, planning and time management, as well as getting work done through others with the ability to manage and measure team members work progress
  • Working knowledge of computers and office automation tools such as Excel
  • Action oriented with a strong bias for action to resolve issues efficiently

Must be able to work 12 hour continental rotating shifts

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)