Miska Trailer Factory

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Job Position: Production Supervisor

  • Application Deadline: 10th July 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Hamilton
  • Compensation: per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to rcagas@goodwillonline.ca
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

• High school Diploma required
• 1+ years of supervisory experience required
• 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment required
• Welding experience is an asset

Key Responsibilities:

Production and Departmental Duties
• Conduct inventory count of products to ensure all required parts are accounted for to complete the daily manufacturing of utility trailers
• Delegate and assign duties to employees and manage their production rate
• Assist employees when required such as machine operation, cutting steel or aluminum, blueprint reading, product retrieval, and other related tasks
• Monitor quality assurance of utility trailers and red tag any product that needs modification or that cannot be fixed
• Produce daily production reports on respective department(s) and forward the document to the Production Manager
• Complete other tasks as required
Leadership Duties
• Motivate and encourage employees when their performance has met or exceeded expectation
• Able to train and coach new and current employees
• Responsible to manage a team of 14 to 38 employees
• Facilitate daily morning meeting with team to discuss important information such as health and safety and daily quotas
• Collaborate with production manager, supervisors, team members, and other respective parties to ensure production process runs smoothly and efficiently
Health and Safety Duties
• Supports health and safety investigations when required including WSIB documentation, incident reports, etc.
• Adhere to all protocols and procedures to set an example for all employees

Additional Details:

Working Conditions
• Sitting / crouching / standing / kneeling for long periods of time
• Lifting / bending / twisting / pushing / and pulling of up to 50 lbs.
• Frequent exposure to extreme hot / cold weather conditions
• Required to wear personal protective equipment such as steel toed boots, safety glasses, and other work-related attire
• Full-time, permanent employment
• Guaranteed hours with no layoffs
• Straight Shifts
• Benefits including Extended Health and Dental Benefits after probationary period; 3 months
• Free on-site parking
• Monthly attendance draws
• Annual attendance rewards – up to $750
• Company matching RRSP Program
• Semi-annual incentive plan
• Referral bonus of $1,000
• Competitive wages
• Company Events
• Free Lunches
3:00 pm to 1:30 am – Monday to Friday – 40 hours / week
Shuttle information
There are four pickup points in downtown Hamilton and they include:
• Eastgate Mall (in front of beer store) @ 5:00 am
• Centre Mall (Metro) @ 5:15 am
• Barton / Ferguson (across from the A&W) @ 5:20 am
• King / James @ 5:30 am
• Dundurn castle @ 5:40 am

About Our Company:

Are you looking to work in a well-established organization that is a recognized leader in the utility trailer manufacturing industry? Miska Trailer Factory, which was established in 1994 is currently looking for a Production Supervisor for the afternoon shift, who is hoping to find a job opportunity where they can grow alongside our booming business which hit record breaking milestones in 2020. At Miska, we pride ourselves on our commitment to secure employment, guaranteed hours, no layoffs, our green initiatives, and valuing our employees.