Mold Shift Supervisor - Continental Night Shift - Etobicoke

City: Etobicoke, Ontario


Job Type Full-time

Molding Shift Supervisor – continental night shift (7:30pm to 7:30am) - permanent position - $60K


* Post secondary education an asset
* 5 years+ of experience in manufacturing production control experience in a fast paced, high volume environment
* Proven ability to deliver performance results based on company KPIs
* Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing tools and applications
* Ability to effectively coach, manage, and support Team Members
* Knowledge of plastic injection molding processes an asset
* Knowledge of packaging operations
* Strong interpersonal and people management skills
* Effective planning and organizational skills
* Project management skills
* Good PC skills (MS Office)


* Responsible to provide leadership and coordination of all shop floor functions and activities for their shift to meet safety, quality, delivery and cost targets
* Foster a working environment that is fair, equitable and driven to continuously improve
* Monitor and ensure Health & Safety, SQF, 5S Compliance
* Ensure all team members are trained and performing in a safe and efficient manner using appropriate PPE and provide training where applicable
* Lead Accident/Incident Investigations and submit reports in a timely manner
* Proactively identify and suggest ways to eliminate hazards
* Correct unsafe acts or conditions, ensuring health & safety policies are followed
* Regularly audit shop floor to ensure compliance with policies and procedures and ensure inspections are appropriately documented
* Respond to Customer concerns using an RCA methodology and the appropriate documentation that will allow a response in the allotted time frame
* Ensure that each shift is adequately staffed to meet the production requirements
* Identify vacancies and work with Molding Manager to use temporary labour or recruit new hires as required
* Identify training opportunities (GMPs, SQF, QA procedures, etc.); manage the training plan and keep the Training Matrix up to date
* Ensure adherence to standard work and provide timely feedback to team members
* Ensure cross-training and back-up support is adequate
* Manage the vacation schedule for all direct and indirect employees
* Manage and report absences, overtime, personnel moves and other exceptions
* Manage the Performance Improvement program (deal with issues, provide feedback , maintain documentation, etc.)
* Manage activities of Modified Duties personnel on shift
* Monitor shift performance to ensure targets are being met
* Ensure timely response to PHRs including understanding the root cause and establishing corrective action plans
* Escalate issues when appropriate
* Overlap with outgoing and incoming Shift Supervisors to understand the current state of production
* Lead daily Shift Meetings as required
* Ensure routine communications sessions take place with the Shop Floor
* Report on production status and potential scheduling issues to Scheduling
* Identify improvement opportunities and participate in establishing the performance metrics and the CI program for the Department
* Champion the CI program on the shop floor
* Facilitate implementation of changes on the shift and promote a CI culture
* Work in compliance with the OHSA and regulations
* Other duties as assigned

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