Production Supervisor
Maple Leaf Foods
St. Marys, Ontario
10d ago

Considering a Career at Maple Leaf Foods?

Maple Leaf Foods is Canada’s leading consumer-packaged protein company, headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario. We make high-

quality, great tasting, nutritious and innovative food products under leading brands including Maple Leaf®, Maple Leaf Prime®, Maple Leaf Natural Selections®, Schneiders®, Schneiders Country Naturals® and Mina™.

Our Company employs approximately 11,000 people in its operations across Canada and exports to more than 20 global markets including the U.S. and Asia.

Our people are passionate about the work they do and the products we make. As we move forward, we are determined to leverage their integrity and passion to continue to build a high-

performing, values-based company enabled by high-performing, motivated and talented people.

Supervise the Production department, the people and systems, actively participate and be involved in a high performance cross-

functional team environment including participation or leading Six Sigma initiatives.

  • Accountable and responsible for KPI’s while communicating results daily and in a timely accord
  • Comply with Occupational Health and Safety regulations and be proactive in the elimination of workplace accidents. This includes conducting proper accident investigations, identifying the root cause and developing corrective actions.
  • Responsible for a safe working environment by educating and directing employees on the use of equipment and resources while ensuring compliance with the OHSA, JHSC recommendations or MOL work orders, Company safety rules
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with effective implementation of GMPs, HACCP (including documentation) and relevant CFIA regulations
  • Support QA with investigation around food safety issues related to processing
  • Actively participate and prepare for internal & external audits at the facility.
  • Administration of the Collective Agreement and other company policies and procedures
  • Monitors the performance of all personnel, and activities on a regular basis to ensure achievement of production objectives, to ensure optimal performance, proper training and provide feedback as necessary through various forms
  • Foster a positive employee relations’ environment by communicating effectively with employees, team leaders, peers and cross-functional teams
  • Maintain professional behaviors in all dealings with employees, colleagues and other departments.
  • Work with team leader to ensure alignment in daily tasks and goals
  • Be action orientated and takes initiative in the day to day business needs
  • Continuously improves the manufacturing process in Supporting Six Sigma methodologies by identifying opportunities and breakthrough thinking.
  • Maintain the highest standards for quality, customer service and recognizing that Food Safety is the Number One Priority.
  • Learn, develop and exhibit behaviours consistent with Maple Leaf Consumer Foods Leadership Values .
  • Oversees administrative duties of team leader, ensures accuracy and investigates further when required.
  • The successful candidate will be results-oriented, thrive in a fast paced, demanding environment, and have the ability to develop positive working relationships with all employees. Candidates must have :

  • The successful candidate will posses a relevant post secondary education
  • Minimum of 3 years previous production supervisory experience
  • Manage departmental performance measures, including visual controls and provide regular progress reports
  • Ability to enforce systems, policies and procedures.
  • Proven initiative and leadership skills
  • Ability to work flexible day and afternoon shifts
  • Continuous learner and willingness to embrace change
  • Experience and commitment to Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Knowledge of HACCP and Provincial Health and Safety Regulations
  • Embraces the Maple Leaf Leadership Values
  • Superior communication skills in a multi-cultural environment and the ability to deal with a variety of front line employee relations issues.
  • A good listener with excellent written communication skills
  • Self-directed, mature and professional approach to project work
  • Must posses strong interpersonal, leadership, presentation and analytical skills
  • Results oriented
  • Well established organizational skills to manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to successfully use MS Office and other computer software application programs necessary for Maple Leaf Operations.
  • Knowledge of SAP is an asset.

    We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.

    Maple Leaf Foods is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce.

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