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Plastic Injection Molding Production Shift Supervisor

Location
Langley, BC
Details
Full Time
6 days ago

Plastic Injection Molding Production Shift Supervisor:  Harvey 2428

Position Summary 

This position is responsible initiating production (starting injection molding machines) on a daily basis and for directing a small team of molding associates in the areas of production, scheduling, safety, equipment maintenance and quality.  

The successful candidate must have a minimum of 5 years of ‘hands-on’ experience initiating, running and maintaining injection molding and associated production equipment, and have an in-depth knowledge of plastic polymers, tooling, and quality inspection.

 A proven capability to supervise and manage and coordinate a small production team is also necessary. 

 

Responsibilities:  

  • Initiate production on a daily basis (start-up and maintaining processes)
  • Troubleshoot and adjust molding parameters to maintain quality and maximum product output
  • Lead a small team of people in execution of daily production tasks, work scheduling, training, maintenance and in continuous improvement
  • Perform problem-solving to develop corrective actions for customer issues or to initiate continuous improvement
  • Co-ordinate tooling and equipment availability, repair, and maintenance
  • Ensure cleanliness and maintain safe work environment within molding department
  • Respond to problems by performing corrective technical or mechanical solutions
  • Maintain positive employee relations and adhere to Company policies, safety standards and good housekeeping practices
  • Co-ordinate with outside vendors regarding maintenance and repair for equipment and with engineering for tooling
  • Implement and manage all maintenance functions, including but not limited to preventive, corrective, and emergency maintenance on all injection molding and related equipment 


Physical Demands: 

  • May engage in frequent bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pulling of parts and part containers
  • May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 kilograms

 

Requirements: 

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years in a manufacturing environment and supervisory experience
  • Must possess strong leadership and managerial skills
  • Must be proficient in MS Office
  • Degree in Plastics Processing or Engineering OR 5 years hands-on work experience in Injection Molding
  • Continuous Improvement experience within a manufacturing environment, preferably in an ISO9001:2008 certified company

 

This is a fulltime position

Salary is open. depending on current experience

Benefits package after 3 months

Category
Manufacturing and Production