Please submit your resume directly to Kevin Pedersen at kevin.pedersen@executrade.com

PLANT MANAGER, Kamloops, B.C.

Our client is a respected builder of Commercial Modular complexes. They are entering a busy period of growth and need an experienced professional to join the team at their manufacturing ‘Center of Excellence’ in the interior of British Columbia. Reporting to the Vice-President of Production, this pivotal team leader will be the responsible for managing expanded operations, ongoing continuous improvement initiatives and managing production budgets and scheduling while maintaining an excellent record of safety at the location.
Responsibilities and Functions

  • Develop and implement support systems and business processes
  • Oversee capital and maintenance spending
  • Financial planning, cost controls and analysis
  • Manage and develop direct reporting staff with overall responsibility for production personnel
  • Implement new technology and equipment, develop overall strategic direction to manage growth
  • Implementation of LEAN methodology and philosophy into everyday operations
  • Reduce bottlenecks in production lines, create sub-assembly lines as needed
  • Monitor and measure critical KPI’s and develop plans to improve in key areas
  • Liaise with other departmental managers
  • Forecasting, resource planning and scheduling
  • Regular reporting to executive level
  • Regular interaction with clients

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience managing in a manufacturing environment
  • Completion of a post-secondary degree (Engineering, Commerce preferred)
  • Experience in writing policies and procedures
  • Demonstrated experience in change implementation
  • Ability to understand and analyse financial statements
  • Formal process improvement accreditation (Lean, Kaizen, Six Sigma)
  • Must be willing to relocate to Kamloops, B.C.

Please quote Job Reference # 64763

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Please submit your resume directly to Kevin Pedersen at kevin.pedersen@executrade.com
Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. We have over 40 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.
Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from http://www.cic.gc.ca

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