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Plant Lead Hand

  • Plant Lead Hand
  • Location: Peterborough
  • Job Type: Industrial
  • Plant Lead Hand

    We are looking for a Plant Lead Hand to join our client’s team in Peterborough. This position is full-time (some overtime may be required.)

    We are currently hiring for the afternoon shift. (Training will take place on the day shift.)

    What you need:
    • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a related field
    • Minimum of 1 year of supervisory experience with demonstrated motivating, training, appraising and general supervisory skills
    • Leadership and team building skills
    • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office, mainly Word and Excel
    • Innovation, able to find new methods to improve workflow
    • Able to push, pull and move items in excess of 50 pounds
    • Able to distinguish colours

    What you will be doing:
    • Coordinate, schedule, and supervise the activities of workers in consultation with the Plant Supervisor
    • Resolve issues and recommend measures to improve productivity and product quality
    • Provide information for production planning to ensure production objectives are met
    • Review and authorize purchase requisitions for materials and supplies
    • Be familiar with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, perform regular safety inspections, observe and reinforce safe work behaviours, and participate in formal safety meetings
    • Review and update MSDS and Chemical Inventory Record annually, conduct monthly facility safety inspections
    • Train new employees in manufacturing operations and provide on-going training on revised manufacturing procedures, new machinery, and safety measures as needed
    • Prepare work schedules, production and other reports
    • Occasionally operate the forklift and bobcat

    Rate of pay: $17.15 per hour

    How to apply: Please apply below or phone our office at 705-745-6858 for more information.

    Global Human Resource Centre welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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