Production Supervisor - 40046
Placement Type: Direct Hire
Location: Calgary
Category: Management
JobID: 40046
ABOUT STAFFING About Staffing is an Alberta-based recruitment and employment agency specializing in temporary, direct hire and temporary to direct hire placements. Headquartered out of Calgary, Alberta, we are a full-service staffing agency that can fill jobs all across Canada.

As experts in staffing since 1996, we believe in enhancing workplace connections by introducing top quality candidates to our top-notch clients all while creating career opportunities that are both positive and fulfilling. We currently have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Production Supervisor.

ABOUT the Organization
Our client operates a large food distribution warehouse in SE Calgary.

ABOUT the Position
The Production Supervisor will report to the HR Manager and be responsible for managing, supervising and allocating tasks for up to 40 employees daily while working towards meeting production deadlines.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Work alongside the HR Manager and consultant on a daily basis.
• Efficiently run and coordinate multiple production lines with a high level of professionalism.
• Use previously acquired knowledge to effectively run operations and bring new ideas to the team.
• Attend meetings and huddles.
• Give estimates on temporary worker numbers to effectively reach targets.
• Coordinate and engage with staff to meet deadlines.
• Contribute ideas and resolutions to HR Manager and production staff.
• Provide status reports to upper management.
• Other duties, as assigned*

Skills & Requirements
• Post-secondary education in Logistics or equivalent experience.
• No less that 3 years’ experience in similar role.
• Strong manufacturing knowledge.
• Ability to effectively allocate tasks to staff members.
• Strong understanding a unionized environment.
• High competency in shipping and receiving.
• Ability to show versatility and resourcefulness when problem-solving.
• Great time management and multitasking skills.
• High level of professionalism and interpersonal skills.


You are a strong Production Supervisor with 3+ years related experience working in a unionized environment, preferably in a manufacturing facility.

Your core competencies include leadership, change agent, self-starter, negotiator, and team builder with strong skills in conflict management and resolution.

You are reliable, with a solid work ethic, and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.

You are flexible, adaptable and enjoy working in a fast paced and sometimes chaotic environment.

Because this is a food distribution warehouse, and exposure to allergens (particularly nuts) is high, you cannot have any food allergies.

ABOUT the Compensation
A competitive compensation package between $75,000- $80,000.

ABOUT the Next Steps
We encourage all qualified candidates to consider this excellent opportunity, but please note only those with directly aligned experience will be contacted for an interview.
If you are interested and qualified, please send your resume with cover letter to