Production Manager

Job Code : #4107
Title : Production Manager
Job Type : Direct Hire
Job Location : Burnaby, British Columbia

Horizon Recruitment Inc. has been tasked to source and successfully recruit a Production Manager for a well-known Manufacturer that is based out of Greater Vancouver area.

The Production Manager is responsible for the management of the organization's production output with full responsibility for the successful and smooth daily operations of the manufacturing facility, covering all aspects of facility upgrades, safety, quality, delivery and staff management.


  • Successfully lead and manage the production team across multiple areas such as training and career development, managing OPEX budget, improving efficiency and productivity among the workforce.
  • Manage output and production schedules using Demand Driven Manufacturing techniques
  • Oversee and supervise production process, ensuring high standards are maintained across all aspects of production operating procedures.
  • Ensure serviceability and maintenance of all manufacturing equipment and systems.
  • Be an advocate of safe and compliant working practices across the facility.
  • Responsible for product quality to guarantee all standards and specifications are met prior to leaving production.

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor Degree in a related discipline
  • 3 – 5 years direct management of teams of employees within a manufacturing environment. 
  • Exposure and competency with the Demand Driven Manufacturing techniques of Drum, Buffer, Rope scheduling & execution and Replenishment planning & execution
  • Proven track record and demonstrable examples of optimizing up-time and quality
  • Polished communication and organizational skills
  • Experience managing change and production growth within a manufacturing environment
  • Working examples of implementing process improvements and technology in a manufacturing environment

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.

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