manufacturing operations manager, Vancouver

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vancouver, british columbia
skilled trades and industrial management
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randstad canada
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The Manufacturing Operations Manager plays an essential role in growing
talent in our business through collaboration and sharing best practices with the Manufacturing
team. You know how to be curious about their opportunities and how to be real with feedback
and support. 

Manufacturing Operations Manager
Permanent position
Day Shift Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Located in Vancouver


- Leads the development and implementation of a best in class ERP system to support
inventory management, production planning, labour scheduling, workforce planning and
manufacturing optimization
- Assist in functional system design of the ERP system according to industry best practices
and accounting standards requirements
- Act as a bridge between IT and business leaders to assist management with the translation
of business needs communication of technology solutions
- Implement technical, quality, safety and efficiency improvements in operations
- Develops, implements and executes strategies on process improvements for functional
areas including development of SOPs, Training etc.
- Coordinate system design, build, preparing and executing protocols, documentation,
testing and validation for process improvement and GMP activities
- Responsible to ensure labour levels meet planned requirements for production floor as
well as monthly production targets and balance forward plan
- Leads a team to plan production process activities based on ERP data while ensuring
effective programs and managing costs
- Collaborates with demand planning, IT and product development teams for cross
functional project implementation and to ensure manufacturing needs are met
- Partners with the Factory Manager, other stakeholders and peers to support and facilitate
the daily operations of the factory

- A fun and professional atmosphere where teamwork and individualism are encouraged
- Competitive compensation package accompanied with a competitive performance bonus
(up to 50% of base salary, paid quarterly)
- 50% off on all products online and in our stores
- 50% off local transit pass after 3 months
- $100 towards CSA approved steel toe boots
- 4% RRSP matching contribution after 1 year
- A generous and comprehensive benefits plan after 3 months
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Employee Volunteer Program (EVP)

- 5+ years’ experience as a Plant Operations/Business Manager or (junior) Plant Manager
- Experience in Master production planning, inventory management, support planning and
workforce planning
- University or College Degree/Diploma in Business/Operations Management or other
relevant education
- Experience in a seasonal manufacturing environment, preferably in food, beverage,
cosmetics or pharmaceutical manufacturing
- Experience implementing manufacturing best practices, including Good Manufacturing
Practices, Lean manufacturing methodology, kaizen and business intelligence concepts
- Strong analytical and variance analysis/root cause analysis
- Advanced technical manufacturing process experience and good understanding of
production automation practices in a Lean Manufacturing environment
- High level of proficiency in computer applications, especially in Microsoft Office,
database setup and management, and manufacturing ERP systems (Microsoft Dynamic

- Experience as part of an ERP implementation team
- PMP designation
- Experience with Lean, Six Sigma, or other Continuous Improvement principles and

Three easy ways to apply:

1. E-mail resume to Renata:
2. Apply online:
3. Call Renata @ 604.636.3079


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Randstad Canada
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