Production Supervisor
Silver Hills
Abbotsford, BC
Silver Hills started in 1989 with a mission to Empower, Educate, and Inspire People to Live Healthier Lives. We believe investing in your own health is the greatest gift you can give someone because when you are healthy, you will have more to share.

Joining our family means being part of a quickly growing community that is truly committed to delivering healthy, great tasting products that are made with care. The Silver Hills team gives you the opportunity to grow and contribute to a healthy and sustainable vision. If you are excited by the idea of sharing your passion for healthy and delicious food with like-minded individuals and bringing great tasting products to consumers across North America and beyond, we want to hear from you!

Silver Hills, manufacturer and marketer of Silver Hills Sprouted Bakery, Little Northern Bakehouse, and One Degree Organic Foods is looking for 2 Production Supervisors to join the team.

Who are we looking for?

This role is responsible for supervising production operations within the area of control to ensure compliance with methods, quality standards, safety regulations, production standards and efficient operations of equipment.

We are looking to add strong people leaders to help us coach and develop our employees, improve existing and implement new processes, and build a great culture on the floor! You will have the opportunity to work with a supportive team of people who lead by example and truly care about our product quality and continuous improvement. No day will be the same, and you will have plenty of opportunities to tackle challenges working in a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment. You will also have the opportunity to further develop your leadership skills and grow your career as we continue to expand.

Here is who you are…

Drive & Motivation

You want to join a progressive family-owned company that is growing at a very fast pace
You enjoy working with people and solving problems
You are motivated by the idea of building a positive culture
You are willing to learn new skills and participate in relevant training sessions
Character & Abilities

You are a solutions-oriented leader who performs well under pressure
You are able to build meaningful relationships with key stakeholders
You are can stay organizing and prioritize in a constantly evolving environment
Knowledge & Skills

You have strong people leadership skills, including coaching and performance management
You have great verbal and written communication skills
You have excellent analytical reasoning and problem-solving skills
You have a working knowledge of various computer applications (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook), Including intermediate level Excel skills
Experience

You have at least 3-5 years of relevant experience working in a similar capacity, preferably in a food manufacturing environment
You have relevant education, including Supervisory and Leadership related training
You have experience with operational health & safety programs
Nice-to-Have

Experience and/or education in lean manufacturing or Six Sigma
APICS certification
Things you will do…

Provide leadership, coaching, and training for all team members in order to develop a fully qualified, quality conscious workforce that produces world class product for the customer
Plan production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products, preparing shift reports and updating production KPI's daily
Fulfill people management duties, including attendance management, compliance with safety regulations, performance management, conflict resolution, and related tasks
Inspect machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization prior to run
Develop or revise standard operational and working practices and ensure employee compliance with standards
Additional duties as assigned
Other …

Available to work flexible shifts, holidays, weekends, and be on-call

Shifts available:
Afternoon shift starting at 11 AM (with potential graveyard coverage when required)
Early morning shift starting at 3 AM
Why join us?

We offer our team members many benefits to help them achieve their goals and support our company culture:

Opportunities for career growth and development
Competitive Healthcare Benefits Package
Profit Sharing and RRSP Matching
Free delicious and healthy bread
Fresh organic fruit delivered weekly
Fitness incentive fund to help you thrive
Friendly and supportive work environment and an ambitious team
Discounts at our retail store with a great selection of healthy organic products
Company social events focused around health, great tasting food and getting together as a team
How to apply

If you are interested in a position that will be a contributing part of something very new and exciting, please apply on our career page (https://silverhillsbakery.ca/careers/). This role will close on March 21, 2019. Want to learn more about our mission and products? Please check us out on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

Silver Hills is an inclusive employer and a firm believer of equal opportunity! We will make sure to provide accommodations requested by candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment process. Therefore, we encourage all qualifying candidates to apply and we look forward to reviewing your application!