Operations Supervisor

  • Location

    Richmond, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

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    almost 3 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. has been tasked to source an Operations Supervisor for a BC based Manufacturer / disrtibutor.

Reporting to the Operations Manager the role is responsible for managing the facility's afternoon shift (2pm-11pm) ensuring the successful and smooth operations of both the manufacturing and warehouse facility, covering all aspects of order packing, logistics, safety, quality, emergency maintenance coordination and staff management.


  • Successfully lead and manage the production and warehouse team for afternoon shift
  • Lead team in areas such as training and career development, quality, efficiency and productivity.
  • 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 the production.

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor Degree in a related discipline
  • Proven leadership qualities
  • 5+ years experience in the leadership of teams within a manufacturing or warehouse environment. 
  • 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.