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Production Supervisor

Posting Start Date: Jul 10, 2021

Location: St. Helens, OR, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Supervisor is tasked with implementing and executing the strategy to maximize the unit’s operational efficiency. In collaboration with the Production Manager, you will also ensure the implementation of a culture of continuous improvement in health and safety practices and quality management.

Job Responsibilities



- Meet production standards
- Engage and develop all your employees
- Ensure compliance with business processes and ONE Certification standards
- Ensure quality targets are met
- Manage non-standard products
- Ensure the accuracy of operation parameters and provide MRP values




- Carry out workforce planning and ensure approval of hours worked
- Ensure training coordination (upon hiring and on an ongoing basis)
- Ensure constant communication with employees (floor rounds, logbooks, etc.)
- Coordinate follow-up meetings to ensure targets are met and employees are held accountable
- Carry out monthly OHS audits as well as accident investigations and analyses
- Plan and coordinate continuous improvement activities
- Support teams in problem solving
- Support your scheduler in establishing the optimal sequence for product production within the time frame established on the basis of business rules
- Ensure the management of transactions in the computerized operations management system in accordance with business rules

Desired experience

- experience in supervision and the manufacturing sector
- Knowledge of lean manufacturing (an asset)
- Leadership and a collaborative spirit
- 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 while working on a number of files at the same time
- Sound judgment and the courage to make the necessary decisions
- Proficiency in written and spoken French and basic knowledge of English
- Agility needed to work with various technological tools
- Knowledge of SAP software or other ERP 

Benefits of working at Cascades

Excellent company-paid benefits
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

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both women and men.

About Cascades
To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities.
Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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