Production Supervisor – Mississauga

  • Company:
    Packaging Manufacturer
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
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Job Description

Our Mississauga plant is looking to hire a Production Supervisor.


  • Lead and supervise a team of unionized workers to optimize safety, product quality and productivity
  • ​Ensure work is performed safely and in accordance with OHS standards; that workers are protected from any hazards and such hazards are identified and controlled; and workers use the prescribed safety equipment
  • Maintain and enforce quality standards including food safety (GMP) and good house housekeeping protocols; support operations in customer and third party audits
  • Develop plans to ensure annual KPI objectives are achieved for safety, product quality, efficiencies and cost; providing direction and support to continuous improvement initiatives
  • Coach and performance manage workers with emphasis on frequent communication, feedback and promoting a high level of teamwork and engagement
  • Plan the effective and efficient scheduling of labour, equipment and material resources for operations
  • Provide expertise and direction in the determination of equipment, parts and materials needed and coordinating preventative maintenance needs
  • Foster strong relationships and communication with internal and externals departments and stakeholders
  • Coach and enforce specific safety rules and behaviours ensuring timely and accurate reporting of accidents/incidents and proactive prevention measures
  • Provide daily feedback to workers on performance and conduct performance reviews with direct reports
  • Facilitate crew meetings to ensure current safety, quality and production related issues are considered and resolved
  • Administration and application of the collective agreement and Company policies/procedures
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Post-secondary education in a related discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • Supervisory / operations leadership experience; experience in a high volume manufacturing environment is a prerequisite
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and critical thinking skills are essential
  • Ability to organize and prioritize essential tasks to achieve results
  • Able to work rotating shifts as required

Company Description

We design, manufacture and deliver innovative packaging product solutions throughout Canada and parts of the US. We are industry leaders in innovation and sustainability and pride ourselves on delivering beyond the box customer service. Our brand is built on a rich history of positive customer experiences and we measure our success by the long term partnerships we have with our customers. Our products and services position us to provide our customer with a total packaging solution.