Plant Operations Manager

As the Westfield Industries Plant Operations Manager, you will be responsible for leading and managing all manufacturing departments including production, purchasing, maintenance & facilities, and manufacturing engineering. Your 200,000 ft2 vertically integrated facility includes lasers and brake-press equipment for fabrication, manual and robotic welding, powder coat painting, assembly, and shipping departments. Reporting directly to the General Manager, this position plays a key role in meeting overall plant performance for Safety, Quality, and Productivity.


• Operational planning and action implementation to meet yearly business goals and longer term strategic targets
• Chair weekly planning and monitoring sessions between production and product management to ensure customer on-time weekly delivery targets are met
• Implement cost effective systems of control to minimize COGS and maximize GM
• Actively participate in weekly Lean, Safety, Human Resource, and Quality improvement sessions
• Provide direction, development and leadership to management and supervisory staff
• Facilitate plant Lean manufacturing implementation & sustainment including Kanban, TPM, Flow, Standard Work, 5S, Value Stream Mapping, and Setup Reduction
• Develop/maintain positive employee relations & resolution of employee concerns


• Significant manufacturing industry background, preferably in steel fabrication, with at least 5 to 7 years’ experience in a Senior Production or Operations Management role
• Experience/understanding of Lean manufacturing & Continuous Improvement processes
• An effective communicator, leader and trainer who can work with all levels of management and non-supervisory employees to execute the responsibilities of this role
• Able to exercise good judgment and initiative
• Post-secondary engineering/agriculture/commerce degree or equivalent experience

Salary and benefits will be dependent on skills, experience, and qualifications. If interested, please send resume and cover letter to


74 Main Street, Box 39
Rosenort, MB

Job type: Full-time

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Contact Information

Human Resources
Phone: 2047462397

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