Production Supervisor

Direct Hire
Mississauga, Ontario
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As a Production Supervisor- you will supervise the daily activities of the assembly workforce (manual and automated) in our manufacturing client.   Location: Mississauga. 


  • College or University Degree
  • Union experience
  • 7+ years of Supervisory experience in a manufacturing/production environment (manual & automated)
  • Experience in process improvement, quality management, safety management, tracking budget expenses, and production metrics. 
  • Ability to read/interpret blueprints, technical drawings, and contract specifications. 
  • Experience with SAP, QAD… etc.  (other ERP systems) 
  • Must have good verbal and written communications skills and be able to function as part of multiple teams in a fast-paced and multi-task environment. 
  • Must be highly organized and comfortable working with tight deadlines. 


  • Works directly with Operations Manager on production planning, budgeting, and key performance indicators. 
  • Oversees the production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel, establishing priorities, monitoring progress, revising schedules, resolving problems, and reporting results. 
  • Improves workflow by eliminating stoppages, analyzing delays, identifying solutions, recommending and implementing action plans and process improvements. 
  • Supervises manufacturing team by communicating job expectations, appraising job results, coaching, disciplining enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.  
  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following and enforcing regulatory and organizational standards and procedures, including educating and directing personnel on established policies and procedures.  
  • Provides manufacturing information to the company management team by analyzing production performance records and data, answering questions and responding to requests.