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Production Supervisor

Posting ID:     20080
Position Type:    Regular/Full-Time 
City:   Prince George, BC, Canada 
Location:   Prince George Sawmill (BC11) 

 

Canfor’s strength comes from the diversity of our skilled and resilient workforce. As our company continues to grow and diversify, so do our career opportunities. Let us take this opportunity to tell you how you could be the best fit for Canfor.  

 

The Opportunity:
Canfor is currently looking for a strong leader with proven experience in a sawmill/manufacturing environment to join our team as a Production Supervisor.

The Role:

You will be responsible for leading a team to achieve and exceed key performance indicator (KPI) targets in safety, quality, cost control, delivery and employee engagement.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the highest standards with respect to safety at all times, leading by example and ensuring the team follows all policies, procedures, practices and Occupational Health & Safety regulations
  • Address unsafe conditions as required
  • Identify opportunities to improve and look for opportunities to reduce cost, while safely meeting production targets. Ensure timely action is taken when targets are not met
  • Coach, train and support team members to maximize performance
  • Foster a culture of open communication with employees in all departments and at all levels
  • Engage all employees to provide valuable input into work processes and systems
  • Ensure the timely implementation of key Corporate and operational initiatives
     

The Candidate:

  • Minumum three years of leadership experience in an industrial work enviroment
  • Proven supervisory and leadership abilities and the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Safe work habits and a working knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety regulations
  • Working knowledge of web-based computer applications and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving skills

 

 

At Canfor, diversity means understanding, recognizing and valuing the differences that make each person unique. We see inclusion and diversity as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, innovation and competitive advantage. We strive for a fair and equitable recruitment process, where hiring decisions are based on the individual qualifications and experience of each applicant. 

 

We are not your run of the mill forest products company, join us and find out why. #canfortalent

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Prince George, BC

Known as BC’s Northern Capital, Prince George is city that offers big city comfort and convenience, but small town serenity and sensibilities. As the largest city in northern BC, Prince George is a hub of industry, offering numerous employment opportunities and is home to the University of Northern British Columbia. This region’s temperate climate creates a lush environment of emerald-green forests and ample opportunities for outdoor activity. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/prince-george


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