Production & Distribution Lead Hand - FUTURE OPPORTUNITY in St. Thomas at Masco Canada

Date Posted: 8/28/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

Come build the future with us!  Over the next 8 months Masco Canada will be looking to grow our team of Lead Hands within several of our departments. At Masco Canada, we pride ourselves in finding passionate individuals who enjoy a fast paced, team focused work environment. You will join a rapidly growing and developing team who works together to ensure our customers receive their products in a timely fashion.

What’s In It for You?

  • Wages range from $17.14 to $22.97 plus shift premium (dependent on shift and department)
  • Full-time hours in a unionized work environment
  • Employee benefits program and pension program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount Program, Employee Store and Dell Discount Program
  • Opportunities for community contributions and volunteering
  • Fast paced work environment
  • Opportunity to work in a growing company and industry

Duties and responsibilities can include:

  • Lead and promote a proactive approach to ensure a safe working environment
  • Lead, promote and support continuous improvement activities
  • Complete required audits and maintain product quality
  • Ensure daily production schedule/requirements are met or exceeded and help prepare production report
  • Respond to line issues and conduct problem solving
  • Troubleshoot equipment, adjust machine setting as required or call maintenance if required
  • Coordinate and assist in training all new team members
  • Responsible for informing purchasing of product shortages ensuring adequate supplies are on hand

Who you are: 

  • An independent worker with the ability to assist a Supervisor and effectively guide a team in the absence of the Supervisor
  • Possess strong leadership and communication skills while maintain a whole-hearted positive mindset
  • Ability to effective train others on how to complete required tasks
  • A collaborative team player with strong understanding of what your work means to the end customer
  • Keen eye for quality and service delivery
  • Passionate about fostering a safe work environment and conducting safe working practices
  • Proud recipient of a High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Manufacturing and distribution experience an asset
  • Previous manufacturing and distribution experience is an asset
  • Willing to work full-time hours on a two-week rotating afternoon shift

Masco Canada (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.