Windsor, ON

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

From our Tier 2 Stamping client in Windsor is looking to hire a Production Supervisor. The successful candidate will lead the innovations production department cleanliness and effectively communicate to management and peers across shifts via production logging, emails, and verbally.

Other responsibilities include: 

  • Working with managers to implement the company’s policies and goals, supervising and motivating a team of workers, and reviewing the performance of subordinates

  • Identifying training needs and oversee and monitor the production process as well as implementing/maintaining the production and tryout schedule

  • Responsible for product quality and ensuring products are produced on time, labour scheduling along with reviewing and approving time card entries, material resources scheduling

  • Prepare tryout/production documentation for Lead Hands for both Shifts. As well, ensuring that consumable supplies for production/tryouts are always available for all shifts 

  • Work with Shipping/Receiving Manager in coordinating production parts pick-ups, shipping documents, customer/supplier communication (as required)

  • Responsible to accurately manage and complete the following documentation: all production and tryout related documents, material, WIP and finished goods inventory sheets, incident/accident reports, vacation requests etc.

  • Scan, electronically file, physically file and electronically access all required documentation 

  • Organize, monitor, document and report all aspects of innovations inventory control; this includes but not limited to finished goods, tryout parts, raw materials, packaging, pallets/skids, equipment/tools, warehouse etc.

  • Perform inventory organizing using lift trucks, manual pallet jacks etc. 

  • Understand, ability to train and perform all responsibilities per Press Operator, Deflash Operator and Assembly job descriptions as well as quality inspection, rework and product packaging

  • Supervise and assist (as necessary) in tool change-over(s) including hook-up, unhooking and operation of hot oil heating equipment, tryouts that includes process development, and equipment and start-of-shift inspections 

  • Understand and operate (as necessary) all press control systems, heating systems and robots 

  • Supervise and assist (as necessary): Load and unload material / product / tooling /supplies etc. Shipments to and from trucks with lift trucks or manually as required

  • Participate (as necessary) and support minor machine / equipment repairs as required 

  • Perform plant shutdown and lock-up procedures as required

  • Other duties and responsibilities deemed to be reasonable at the discretion of management


  • General computer skills including the ability to modify, correct and scan Microsoft family documents

  • Basic Knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook, Microsoft Dynamics Nav

  • Crane and Forklift training and Certification required

  • Ability to perform lifting requirements of approximate 10 to 20 kilograms

  • Work in a fast-paced environment

  • Work extended and flexible hours, including rotational shift work as required

  • Skilled at pre-planning tasks

  • Effective organizational skills

  • Good Leadership qualities

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Excellent Communication skills