Production Lead Supervisor (Evening Shift) in Ottawa bei Curtiss-Wright

Veröffentlicht: 7/26/2021



Curtiss-Wright in Ottawa provides rugged embedded computing solutions that process data in real-time to support mission-critical functions, in the air, on the ground, and at sea. Our team develops single board computers, graphics, and Ethernet Switching solutions for military programs. Our entrepreneurial environment provides our employees with excellent experiences that enable them to develop their skills and give them the opportunity to work with the best talent in the industry. We design, develop, test, and manufacture our products, so our employees have a wide range of opportunities.

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefit package, RRSP, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Production Lead Supervisor

The Production Lead Supervisor leadership to a group responsible for the Manufacture or Repair of company products. Responsible for executing key business metric initiatives and production supervising strategies.

Location: Kanata

Shift:  Evening Shift (3:30 pm - 12:00 am)

Your Challenge:

  • Provides input in selecting and developing people. Works with Team Leaders to plan, assign, and monitor individual objectives of unit members, based on overall group objectives and priorities.
  • Applies knowledge and coaching skills to lead team in maintaining and enhancing a high level of volume and quality production. Participates in the group's work by overseeing and advising others, or by contributing directly to the development of more complex solutions.
  • Defines requirements, plans, schedules resources effectively, monitors achievement and costs, and removes barriers to the group's success. Provides guidance and advice to group members relating to their approach and methodology in pursuing their assigned responsibilities. Helps to co-ordinate the schedule of deliverables agreed to for the unit overall.
  • Oversees the Evening shift and midnight shift personal
  • Provides facility security for the evening shift and passes any information off onto the midnight shift guard
  • Responsible and accountable to monitor and co-ordinate the day-to-day related activities to maximize resources and product deliveries on time and within budget
  • Complete all logs, reports and other data as defined by the Production Manager and or the Production Controller
  • Actively pursue and enhance good working relationships with other Supervisors/Managers
  • As a means of keeping communication lines open between the two shifts, practice face-to-face shift exchanges on a daily basis
  • Conduct monthly one-on-ones with your team members
  • Work with the production leadership to assess performance. Plan and monitor individual performance of team members by means of Reflektive feedback and employee reviews
  • Hold bi-monthly quality meetings with your team
  • Participate in the corporate Curtiss-Wright Way Lean training program
  • Using Lean thinking, work with Process Engineering and other area supervisors to bring best-in-class activities, to improve process performance, reduction of costs, improve efficiencies and increase quality to completion
  • May contribute as a member of the Spill team and/or Health and Safety committee. Ensures all Safety and operating procedures are followed
  • Participate and, as required, conduct Continuous Improvement Team meetings that help drive the area and business forward

Your Expertise:

  • Generally requires a post-secondary degree or College diploma, and or
  • 3-5 years Production Supervising experience.
  • Solid understanding of SMT manufacturing processes, including Test and Troubleshooting activities;
  • Strong leadership, coaching, and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent organization, planning, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • High customer and quality focus.

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the Controlled Goods Directorate (CDG) and/or a Canadian government security clearance.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. #LI-LO1