Transfer Station Supervisor

Posting Start Date: Nov 18, 2023

Location: Rochester, NY, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!


The Production Supervisor’s mission is to achieve the operational efficiency objectives associated with the business strategy by optimizing available resources, rigorously applying business processes and establishing an effective communication system. You ensure the optimal management of occupational health and safety, target production sequence and product compliance with quality standards. 

Why work at cascades


  • Excellent company-paid benefits
  • Weekly Pay
  • Working with a dedicated and passionate team of leaders
  • Strong Company Culture
  • Profit sharing and 401K Options
  • Working for a company with a strong focus on sustainability and greener initiatives
  • Huge Career Advancement Opportunities
  • PPE Allowance

Individual responsibilities




  • Meet production standards
  • Engage and develop all your employees
  • Ensure quality targets are met



  • Carry out workforce planning and ensure approval of hours worked
  • Ensure training coordination (upon hiring and on an ongoing basis)
  • Carry out monthly OHS audits as well as accident investigations and analyses
  • Monitor OHS improvements and adjustments
  • Address target shortfalls (KPIs) and coordinate applicable action plans
  • Plan and coordinate continuous improvement activities
  • Support teams in problem solving
  • Confirm and resolve anomalies in the computerized operations management system

Experiences and strengths


  • Experience in supervision and the manufacturing sector
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing 
  • Ability to solve problems and prioritize daily tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong listening skills to quickly understand needs and issues
  • Ability to act and react quickly 
  • Leadership to cultivate a culture of OHS accountability
  • Sound judgment and the courage to make the necessary decisions
  • Agility needed to work with various technological tools
  • Knowledge of SAP software or other ERP (an asset)

Core competencies defined for this job

Managerial courage
Flexibility and ability to adapt
*Health and safety
Active listening
Team leadership
Action-based focus

Nearest Major Market: Rochester

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