New Flyer is North America's heavy-duty transit bus leader with locations in Canada in Winnipeg and Arnprior, and facilities in the USA in Crookston, St. Cloud, Ontario, Anniston, Shepherdsville and Jamestown. It offers the most advanced product line under the Xcelsior® and Xcelsior CHARGE™ brands. It also offers infrastructure development through New Flyer Infrastructure Solutions™, a service dedicated to providing safe, sustainable, and reliable charging and mobility solutions. New Flyer actively supports over 41,000 heavy-duty transit buses (New Flyer, NABI, and Orion) currently in service, of which 7,300 are powered by electric motors and battery propulsion and 1,600 are zero-emission. Further information is available at Link removed - Click here to apply to Production Supervisor - 6 month term . POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for ensuring that the cell is operating in a safe and efficient manner, meeting its delivery commitments and providing high quality product to the required specification in accordance with the production schedule. Provide leadership and direction to your team members, encourage effective communication within in the cell and promote positive employee relations. WHAT YOU WILL DO: - Support all company safety initiatives. Conduct weekly safety walks, enforce all safety policies, ensure all employees are trained in safe work procedures, submit hazard and spill reports as required. - Support OPEX through weekly 5S world class audits, maintain housekeeping checklists and coordinate continuous improvement activities. - Maintain the quality output of the cell, facilitate and lead the self-inspection process, support the management of material through the MRB review following up on all rejected material from the cell. Support all quality training to ensure all required material and tools are available to support first time quality. - Lead the manufacturing cell by coordinating the daily cell meeting with a focus on achieving the goal of 100% build in station. Present the results and corrective actions based on a weekly review of the cell metric results. Ensure active participation from the supporting department of quality, manufacturing engineering and the material group. - Maintain the production schedule through the coordination of both in-station and out-of-station requirements, scheduling of overtime as required, cross-training. - Respond timely to all personnel issues and concerns, delivery and conduct daily Toolbox talks with area personnel, conduct and deliver employee reviews, discipline and maintain employee time and attendance. Interact with Human Resources department to address employee issues as required. - Support the administration of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, ensuring compliance is maintained and understanding the Cell Leader’s role in the grievance process. WHAT YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL: - Three to five years previous supervisory experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment preferred. - Lean Manufacturing experience - Superior interpersonal, problem solving and communications skills - Attention to detail and excellent organizational skills - High level of professionalism and confidentiality - Adequate computer knowledge and skills - Demonstrated ability to mentor others, and ability to work well under pressure - Goal orientated and motivation to achieve tasks within set timelines - Must be available to work first (1st) shift. New Flyer is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer WHY JOIN OUR TEAM: - COVID-19 Precaution(s): Personal protective equipment provided or required. Social distancing guidelines in place. Temperature checks, sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place. - Benefits: Our benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance. We also have 12 paid holidays and vacation, 401k with a generous company match, flexible spending accounts, employer-paid life insurance, voluntary-term life insurance, employer-paid short and long-term disability, critical illness and accident benefits, and an allowance for safety boot/shoes just to name a few. A waiting period for benefits may apply and only full-time employees are eligible. - NFI Group has been named a Manitoba Top Employer for 2020 and this is the tenth since the competition was established in 2007. - Employee social committee organizes numerous events throughout the year, including summer barbecues, holiday festivities, sporting events and tournaments, and much more. - Ongoing employee development through a variety of in-house training initiatives along with tuition subsidies for courses at outside institutions. OUR WHY: We exist to move people. Our mission is to design and deliver exceptional transportation solutions that are safe, accessible, e­fficient and reliable. ABOUT NFI GROUP: With over 8,900 team members operating from more than 50 facilities across ten countries, NFI is a leading independent global bus manufacturer providing a comprehensive suite of mass transportation solutions under brands: New Flyer® (heavy-duty transit buses), Alexander Dennis Limited (single and double-deck buses), Plaxton (motor coaches), MCI® (motor coaches), ARBOC® (low-floor cutaway and medium-duty buses), and NFI Parts™. NFI buses and motor coaches incorporate the widest range of drive systems available including: clean diesel, natural gas, diesel-electric hybrid, and zero-emission electric (trolley, battery, and fuel cell). In total, NFI now supports over 105,000 buses and coaches currently in service around the world. NFI common shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol NFI. 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