Production Supervisor – Food Industry

Location: ON - Vaughan
Salary: $70,000 per year
Job Type: Contract

Our Client in the Food Industry is currently seeking a Production Supervisor (DayShift) for their manufacturing team. This is a great opportunity for growth potential with a stable company in the Food Industry.

Position: Production Supervisor Day shift

Compensation:  Full compensation detail will be shared with candidates interested
Reports to:  Production Manager
Direct Reports:  yes 
Shift:  Day shift (Approx. 7am – 3pm)
Monday- Friday  
Location: Vaughan area

Looking for:

Strong leadership skills, an enthusiastic supervisor that is passionate about leading a team of direct reports, responsible for the Safety and Quality of team and production – while delivering business results.


  • Lead and coach all employees in accordance with the values of the company, applying leadership principles of the current program, and in a spirit of mobilization and achievement of business results and targets
  • Ensure strict adherence to the production schedule to meet customer expectations;
  • Review priorities to proactively take corrective action when necessary and ensure that downtime is minimized;
  • Ensure the implementation of hygiene, HACCP and food safety in accordance with the high standards of the company, to ensure food quality and safety of products manufactured.
  • Act as a representative of the company to ensure compliance with policies and procedures, Employee Handbook, particularly with respect to the rules of Health & Safety, managing timesheets, Approvals of leave, etc.
  • Actively participate in the work of various committees related to production management, quality and health & safety;


  • Post-Secondary Education in Engineering / Operations Management – minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position (any combination of equivalent education and experience will be considered)
  • Demonstrates leadership – passionate leader that can coach and engage direct reports- while driving business results
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
  • Driven for results – For self and team
  • Experience in an industrial automated manufacturing environment-
  • Food Industry preferred
  • Good knowledge of the principles of continuous improvement and methodological tools for problem solving and leadership performance (PDCA, 5-why, SMED, Kaizen, Lean)
  • Strong computer / analytical / problems solving skills

By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit, along with the required degrees, licenses or certificates listed in the job description.


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