Production Leader

by Drake International

Position Type: Contract
Location: London, Ontario
Date Posted: Jan 14, 2022
Drake International

Job Description

Are you looking for full time work in London as a Production Leader?
Do you have experience working in the fast-paced automotive industry?
Are you looking for an organization that you can make a difference in?
 
 
If you are a person who wants to make a difference, in a full-time job with competitive compensation and benefits, has a strong work ethic, an ability to learn and gets to work every day we have an opportunity for you.
The Area Leader oversees and ensures the smooth flow of designated plant operations including employee safety/performance, product quality and production output to support customer requirements. In addition, they will be responsible for ensuring all team members are adhering to policies, procedures, quality management system requirements (ISO/TS16949, ISO14001) and any other applicable regulations.
 
What we offer:
  • Competitive salary 60-65K to start
  • Straight MIDNIGHT shift – 11pm-7am
  • Benefits offers once completed probation period
  • Steady working hours
  • Weekly pay cheque 
 
What you do:
• Provides leadership to team leaders/members with guidance that supports team effort, operational visions, values and goals 
• Effective coordination of tooling and maintenance activities to optimize machine efficiency 
• Assign work responsibilities to press and CNC employees 
• Support the Company’s Goals and Objectives, to include reporting monthly progress • Adapt and promote lean manufacturing principals 
• Active leader in the Elimination of Waste Team meetings 
• Support the production team in meeting and/or exceeds 5S standards 
• Maintain required safety levels on plant floor 
• Ensure that production requirements are satisfied 
• Ensure that Company policies and procedures and adhered to 
• Utilize problem solving and root cause analysis skills to resolve any issues 
• Maintain production equipment and machinery in proper operating condition through utilization of the Maintenance and Tooling departments 
• Other duties required by the Plant Manager and or Production Manager
 
Who you are:
  • Minimum 3 - 5 years’ experience in a fast paced, automotive manufacturing environment
  • Previous exposure or experience running a CNC or Press machine
  • Excellent communication skills for interaction with the workforce, its suppliers, and customers 
  • Must have a positive, proactive and problem-solving attitude 
  • Must be able to read a blueprint 
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word & PowerPoint 
  • Must be able to work necessary overtime if required
 
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today! Should your resume meet the job requirements a member of our recruitment team will contact you. 
 
About Drake International:
Since 1951, Drake International continues to be a global leader in flexible and permanent staffing: we help businesses find the perfect candidate and job seekers find the perfect career in Canada and across the globe.  Connect with us today.
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Application Contact Information

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