Production Supervisor- Etobicoke, ON

Career Opportunity
This production supervisor position is responsible for the production activities and unionized staff on the assigned rotating shift (Day, afternoon and midnight)
How will you impact WestRock:
Coordinate and direct production work flow; ensure quality standards, production efficiencies and timely completion of work orders are met
Troubleshoot and resolve problems related to production, and quality issues; maintain a physical presence in the plant
Direct supervision of the shift’s manufacturing staff.
Evaluate and review hourly employee performance
Ensure training of shift’s production personnel; update and maintain training documentation
Review daily production reports
Issue work orders to maintenance; ensure that preventative maintenance is being performed as needed
Ensure compliance with all safety and environmental rules and regulations; create and maintain a safe and secure work environment
Interact with various departments and personnel, including other shift team leaders, and set-up teams, to assure production requirements are met
Assist with development and maintenance of cost effective efficiency and quality improvements 
Assist Management in executing operating strategies and plans, and achieving company goals and objectives
What you need to succeed:
A minimum high school diploma or GED
A minimum of 5 years’ supervisory experience in corrugated industry and experience in the operation of the same or similar equipment. 
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  May require the ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  May require the ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Excellent math and communications skills (verbal and written) are also required as is the ability to differentiate colors.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of and basic computer skills. Must be proficient with Excel spreadsheets and data entry.
What we offer:
Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence
Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential
A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.
If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application. We want to hear from you!
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. As part of our commitment to accessibility for all persons with disabilities, WestRock will, upon request from the applicant, provide accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure equal access to applicants with disabilities.  Please contact WestRock, Human Resources at (416)253-4070 about your needs and we will consult with you to ensure suitable accommodation is provided.

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