Production Supervisor

*4 Days on 3 Days Off* Afternoon

Welcome to Bakestone Brothers,

Where baking is our passion and providing you with the most delicious baked goods using only the finest ingredients is our commitment. Our baking family, operated by the Pita Bread Factory, is proud to provide you with bread products and baked goods that can be found in your favourite stores and restaurants across the country, many in organic and gluten-free options. We invite you to learn more about who we are and what we do.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Supervision

  • Directly supervise all production workers
  • Explain and train the job requirements to new employees
  • Continually train and coach production employees
  • Ensure adequate cross training to staff is provided
  • Coordinate between mechanics and production employees during machine breakdowns
  • Coordinate scheduling requirements as needed

Operations

  • Ensure production sequence is followed based on allergen
  • Enforce GMP and Allergen Control Program in the plant
  • Ensure area and equipment cleanliness is maintained before, during and after production
  • Ensure product specifications are met
  • Communicate deviations from standard (quality and/or sanitation) as found
  • Perform some QC checks when required
  • Ensure proper procedures are being followed for safety, quality and environmental standards
  • Ensure the operation performs in a productive and profitable manner
  • Ensure shipping deadlines are met on an ongoing basis

Health & Safety

  • Train staff on OHS policies and procedures
  • Implementation and compliance of company safety program to ensure personnel are working in a safe manner in accordance with policies and procedures
  • Ensure that employees, equipment and processes meet or exceed the OHS and company guidelines and standards
  • Pursue a culture of safety that is best in class with an objective of "zero" injuries or incidents
  • Responsible for overseeing safety compliance
  • Assure a safe work environment through implementation of various safety processes and programs
  • Establish a safe and productive work environment employees are proud to represent the company

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • 3+ years working in a similar role in a food manufacturing plant
  • Experience enforcing safety processes and regulation; experience working with an Occupational Health & Safety Committee
  • Excellent leadership skills-must be able to motivate others and provide complete, direct and actionable feedback
  • Possess a commitment to and willingness to devote great effort and time in order to reach goals
  • Ability to make decision in a timely manner
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills and the desire to seek solutions
  • Experience maintaining first aid records (Level 2 is a bonus)
  • Experience working with WCB; managing RTW plans
  • Understanding of continuous improvement/lean manufacturing

Key Attributes:

  • Safety
  • Customer Focus
  • Leadership
  • Integrity & Trust
  • Communication skills
Job details
*4 Days on 3 Days Off* Afternoon
*4 Days on 3 Days Off* Afternoon

Welcome to Bakestone Brothers,

Where baking is our passion and providing you with the most delicious baked goods using only the finest ingredients is our commitment. Our baking family, operated by the Pita Bread Factory, is proud to provide you with bread products and baked goods that can be found in your favourite stores and restaurants across the country, many in organic and gluten-free options. We invite you to learn more about who we are and what we do.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Supervision

  • Directly supervise all production workers
  • Explain and train the job requirements to new employees
  • Continually train and coach production employees
  • Ensure adequate cross training to staff is provided
  • Coordinate between mechanics and production employees during machine breakdowns
  • Coordinate scheduling requirements as needed

Operations

  • Ensure production sequence is followed based on allergen
  • Enforce GMP and Allergen Control Program in the plant
  • Ensure area and equipment cleanliness is maintained before, during and after production
  • Ensure product specifications are met
  • Communicate deviations from standard (quality and/or sanitation) as found
  • Perform some QC checks when required
  • Ensure proper procedures are being followed for safety, quality and environmental standards
  • Ensure the operation performs in a productive and profitable manner
  • Ensure shipping deadlines are met on an ongoing basis

Health & Safety

  • Train staff on OHS policies and procedures
  • Implementation and compliance of company safety program to ensure personnel are working in a safe manner in accordance with policies and procedures
  • Ensure that employees, equipment and processes meet or exceed the OHS and company guidelines and standards
  • Pursue a culture of safety that is best in class with an objective of "zero" injuries or incidents
  • Responsible for overseeing safety compliance
  • Assure a safe work environment through implementation of various safety processes and programs
  • Establish a safe and productive work environment employees are proud to represent the company

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • 3+ years working in a similar role in a food manufacturing plant
  • Experience enforcing safety processes and regulation; experience working with an Occupational Health & Safety Committee
  • Excellent leadership skills-must be able to motivate others and provide complete, direct and actionable feedback
  • Possess a commitment to and willingness to devote great effort and time in order to reach goals
  • Ability to make decision in a timely manner
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills and the desire to seek solutions
  • Experience maintaining first aid records (Level 2 is a bonus)
  • Experience working with WCB; managing RTW plans
  • Understanding of continuous improvement/lean manufacturing

Key Attributes:

  • Safety
  • Customer Focus
  • Leadership
  • Integrity & Trust
  • Communication skills