Value Stream Manager / Production Line Manager Renfrew 2150031

Renfrew, ON

About Us:
We are a leading innovator in custom office storage and furnishings. As one of the largest office furniture manufacturers globally we provide furnishings to some of the world's leading companies. We started operations in the Ottawa area in 1992 and continue to thrive in Canada and our other locations across the world. 

Our Pembroke location includes design, engineering, purchasing, research and development, HR, accounting and production teams. Our Pembroke facility exports 95% of our product to the US.

Why Work Here:
As a world-class company we offer world-class benefits to our employees and an incredible workplace where people enjoy being. Our manufacturing facility in Pembroke is a welcoming and inclusive environment where great, kind people work and support each other. We focus highly on recruiting from within and most of our staff move up within our company. We have a diverse team that spans newer employees and those that have been with the company for over 25 years.

The company offers incredible benefits including:

  • Comprehensive medical and dental
  • Long-term disability
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Life Works
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance line
  • Pet adoption reimbursement
  • On the job training and mentoring
  • Educational reimbursements
  • Paid training
  • RRSP matching
  • Costco Membership
  • Company BBQ's and Turkey Dinners
  • Company golf tournament
  • So much more!
  • Compensation: $50-58K annually to start with bonuses, performance bonuses and annual reviews. 
  • Great career growth opportunities

Our Ideal Person:
To be completely successful in this position you ideally have at least 2 years in a leadership role. This doesn't mean you have been a manager necessarily but have demonstrated leadership in teams. This is a very fast-paced environment so you are eager and outgoing while focused on quality and efficiency. In this role you are leading a team of 40+ people so you are thoughtful, a great communicator, goal oriented and understand company and individual objectives of your team and you support them to achieve their personal and organizational goals. 

Position Overview:
In this full-time position you will be responsible for managing the operation of a product line which includes but not limited to, safety, daily targets, manpower, vacation, policy enforcement and performance appraisals.

Essential Functions

Planning:
  • Maintain a safe and efficient work environment.
  • Train new employees and/or cross train existing employees to assure an adequate number of technicians required to meet daily target with excellent quality.
  • Review production forecast.

Operational:

  • Communicate with team members, peers, support staff and department managers to ensure on time delivery of product.
  • Ensure Operations Manager is aware of any situation that may have an impact on production.  

Engineering:

  • Implement and assist in the success of 6S, Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen and cellular manufacturing methods.
Administrative:
  • Monitor the day to day activities of technicians to balance labour, efficiencies and scheduling.
  • Maintain high standards and implement cost saving ideas.
  • Ensure accuracy of time cards.
  • Attend meetings as required.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION

  • Post-Secondary Education or Manufacturing Experience

EXPERIENCE

  • 2 years leadership experience preferred

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS

  • Computer proficiency especially MS Office
  • Strong leadership capabilities

OTHER SPECIAL (NON-PHYSICAL) REQUIREMENTS

  • Exceptional Attendance
  • Frequent interaction with others
  • Positive and professional presence and attitude

Please apply today for immediate consideration
We are an equal opportunity employer.



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