Production Assistant Manager

  • Location
    Palmerston, Ontario
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Assembly / Production

Adecco is currently hiring for permanent, full-time Production Assistant Manager for our client, a well-established manufacturing company located in Palmerston, ON. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring that that a high level of production is maintained in a safe and economical way and will be expected to coordinate efforts of staff to implement activities for such improvements.


  • Opportunity for growth and advancement
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Benefits on day one
  • Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement plans to effectively and efficiently use materials, labour and equipment to meet production or administrative targets
  • Adhere to departmental budget
  • Interview, supervise and train or oversee training of employees
  • Ensure the quality of production meets customer expectations
  • Ensure the productive output of team members over all three shifts
  • Communicate effectively with all levels of management
  • Lead/Participate in Cross Functional Teams for various improvement activities
  • Conduct root cause analysis for customer problems and defect reduction
  • Manage defect reduction and Kaizen activities and responsible for continuous improvements
  • Ensuring that all pertinent documentation is completed accurately and on time
  • Motivates employees and assists in the resolution of conflict
  • Evaluates employees’ performance
  • Develop training plans; monitor training of new employees, using company procedures
  • Ensure all team members are using their time effectively and providing necessary support to other team members in a timely fashion
  • Responsible for implementing and enforcing 5S & 2S1Y
  • Responsible for meeting the departmental cost saving targets
  • Lead / Participate in the new product launch activities
  • Requirements and Qualifications:

  • University degree or college diploma in engineering, administration, commerce, or other discipline
  • Several years’ experience as a supervisor or equivalent in a manufacturing/production environment
  • Relevant designation may be required
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
  • Math skills such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • If you are interested in this Assistant Production Manager job opportunity in Palmerston, ON, apply now. If you meet our requirements an Adecco Recruiter will be in touch with you soon.



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    Reference number CA_EN_1_026510_1794135

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