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.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• 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

QUALIFICATIONS

• 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 careers@westfieldindustries.com

Location:

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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