Production Manager (Aerospace)
Winnipeg, MB
Who we are:
Founded in 1911, StandardAero is an independent global leader in the aerospace maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services industry. We proudly employ 6000+ professional, administrative and technical experts, in 38 major facilities around the world. Our award winning corporate culture is exhibited through our positive and dedicated staff, every day.

Why join us? Why wouldn’t you want to work for us is a better question.

Read on to find out what makes us one of the best companies to work for in Winnipeg!

  • Competitive total rewards program
  • Group benefits and company matched pension
  • Quarterly and yearly bonuses, based on company set goals
  • Extensive on boarding and training to elevate your potential
  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Employee referral program
  • Ongoing mentorship and career development opportunities
  • ISO 9001 and 14001 certified; Industry leading safe work environment
  • Dynamic work environment with fun team building initiatives
  • Rewards and recognition for years of service
  • Join the respected and recognized global leader, with over 100+ years experience
A day in the life:
  • Directs the production planning and scheduling process according to sales volume, sales mix, inventory requirements and materials availability.
  • Plans day-to-day operations, assigns manpower, authorizes overtime and controls costs.
  • Monitors production yields on a daily basis; makes adjustments as necessary to maintain delivery schedules.
  • Coordinates and liaises with production, supply, sales, engineering and customer service to ensure production standards and goals are achieved.
  • Establishes and implements policies and procedures needed to achieve the business unit's strategic operating goals.
  • Performs capacity planning for equipment, floor space and manpower requirements in accordance with forecasted workload.
  • Builds and develops team approaches to problem solving and continuous improvement concepts within the assigned area.
  • Produces and maintains measures of performance to graphically display performance-related strengths and weaknesses within the cell.
  • Monitors, controls and reports on the cell's capital expenditures in relation to budgeted amounts.
  • Performs administrative activities necessary for the effective management of the cell, including the selecting of employees, pay administration, budget administration, employee safety, employee counseling and motivation, organization goals and objectives, and planning, organizing, integrating and measuring the work performed within the cell.
  • Actively participates in the business unit management team(s), assisting with the development and realization of strategic plans, budgets, goals and outcomes.
  • Exercises authority in hiring, training, career development, performance appraisal, salary adjustments, promotion, discipline, health, safety and the general employee relations of direct reports.
  • Carries out special projects as assigned.
  • May perform cell production tasks as required, depending on cell size and technical qualifications.
Position Requirements

What you'll need to win:
  • Strong planning, organizational, analytical, collaborative leadership, interpersonal, decision making, collaborative communication style.
  • Ability to lead and mentor a team of 30+
  • 3-5+ years Production Manager experience.
  • Strong sense of urgency.
  • Proven teamplayer
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to understand processes
  • Foster continual improvement environment
  • Systems knowledge of manuals.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Working knowledge of PC's in the current company operating system environment.
  • Working knowledge of company instructions, company processes, administrative policies and procedures, and export compliance regulations.
  • Experienced in utilizing SMS tools.
  • Proven track record working in high demand and high pressure areas.
  • College diploma in engineering, business administration or related discipline (CIM, CPIM, APICS); or equivalent.
Next Steps:
We are interested in learning more about you. Apply today to be part of our growing team!

StandardAero thanks all applicants but due to the volume of resumes received, only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.