Production Manager

  • Youth Opportunities Unlimited
  • 3334 White Oak Rd, London, ON, Canada
  • Nov 08, 2021
Manufacturing/Technical/Skilled Trades

Job Description

Employment Opportunity – Social Enterprise Production Manager

Do you have a construction and manufacturing background and have a passion for supporting young people with growing and moving forward positively in life? Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU) is seeking qualified candidates for Manager of Social Enterprise Production.  This role provides leadership of YOU’s growing woodshop social enterprise, oversight of our long-standing recycling enterprise and leadership of the agency’s newest social enterprise; providing general labour for commercial construction sites.  Each of these enterprise areas provide training and employment opportunities for youth and fulfil vital social benefit goals for YOU and our community.

At YOU, we believe that our Social Enterprise Programs are providing youth in the London and surrounding communities with developing skillsets and confidence to thrive in the workplace. If you share this passion, this is the right opportunity for you!

If you would like to explore this opportunity, please enjoy this video!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slRvF0ckL_s&t=51s

Responsibilities:
  • Overall management of our three social enterprise, woodshop, recycling, and construction site clean up
  • Managing the team, including Supervisors and Team leaders, their operations, and their teams
  • Oversee production and work schedules to ensure  targets are meet
  • Participate in future planning of the company and facility, focusing on youth training opportunities, community partner involvement, equipment needs, volume growth and improving efficiency
  • Participate in hiring, training and support of staff including performance reviews
  • Ensure Health and safety legislation and policy is adhered to.
  • Participate in cost management targets and development of annual budget
  • Daily interaction and communictaion with all departments
Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience managing in a manufacturing/ woodworking or construction setting
  • Experience in woodshop production, cabinet production and assembly, commercial or residential  building and renovation
  • Comprehensive understanding of the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations
  • Hands-on experience in working with a variety of carpentry materials and machinery
  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
  • Able to read blueprints, drawings design specifications and working instructions
  • Strong focus on quality, documentation, people management. and training
  • Proficient is using Microsoft office, Excel
  • High school diploma and relevent job excperience  required, trade certification an asset
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Superior time management, organized, detail oriented and ability to make decisions
  • Ability to meet the physical requirements of the job, including lifting, standing/sitting for long periods of time, and manual dexterity as required


Applications must be received no later than:           November 22nd 2021
Please submit a resume and cover letter to:             Rhonda Wardrop, Manufacturing Team Lead
                                                                                                rhondaw@you.ca

Applications should be submitted electronically in MS Word format or PDF as one document.
We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Youth Opportunities Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer that values the richness of a diverse environment. Youth Opportunities Unlimited is committed to providing an accessible workplace, in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005) and the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation 191/11. Should an applicant require accommodation at any point during the recruitment process or as an employee during subsequent employment, they are invited to communicate and discuss their requirements with YOU contact noted above.
Employment Opportunity – Social Enterprise Production Manager

Do you have a construction and manufacturing background and have a passion for supporting young people with growing and moving forward positively in life? Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU) is seeking qualified candidates for Manager of Social Enterprise Production.  This role provides leadership of YOU’s growing woodshop social enterprise, oversight of our long-standing recycling enterprise and leadership of the agency’s newest social enterprise; providing general labour for commercial construction sites.  Each of these enterprise areas provide training and employment opportunities for youth and fulfil vital social benefit goals for YOU and our community.

At YOU, we believe that our Social Enterprise Programs are providing youth in the London and surrounding communities with developing skillsets and confidence to thrive in the workplace. If you share this passion, this is the right opportunity for you!

If you would like to explore this opportunity, please enjoy this video!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slRvF0ckL_s&t=51s

Responsibilities:
  • Overall management of our three social enterprise, woodshop, recycling, and construction site clean up
  • Managing the team, including Supervisors and Team leaders, their operations, and their teams
  • Oversee production and work schedules to ensure  targets are meet
  • Participate in future planning of the company and facility, focusing on youth training opportunities, community partner involvement, equipment needs, volume growth and improving efficiency
  • Participate in hiring, training and support of staff including performance reviews
  • Ensure Health and safety legislation and policy is adhered to.
  • Participate in cost management targets and development of annual budget
  • Daily interaction and communictaion with all departments
Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience managing in a manufacturing/ woodworking or construction setting
  • Experience in woodshop production, cabinet production and assembly, commercial or residential  building and renovation
  • Comprehensive understanding of the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations
  • Hands-on experience in working with a variety of carpentry materials and machinery
  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
  • Able to read blueprints, drawings design specifications and working instructions
  • Strong focus on quality, documentation, people management. and training
  • Proficient is using Microsoft office, Excel
  • High school diploma and relevent job excperience  required, trade certification an asset
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Superior time management, organized, detail oriented and ability to make decisions
  • Ability to meet the physical requirements of the job, including lifting, standing/sitting for long periods of time, and manual dexterity as required



Applications must be received no later than:           November 22nd 2021
Please submit a resume and cover letter to:             Rhonda Wardrop, Manufacturing Team Lead
                                                                                                rhondaw@you.ca

Applications should be submitted electronically in MS Word format or PDF as one document.
We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Youth Opportunities Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer that values the richness of a diverse environment. Youth Opportunities Unlimited is committed to providing an accessible workplace, in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005) and the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation 191/11. Should an applicant require accommodation at any point during the recruitment process or as an employee during subsequent employment, they are invited to communicate and discuss their requirements with YOU contact noted above.
Employment Opportunity – Social Enterprise Production Manager

Do you have a construction and manufacturing background and have a passion for supporting young people with growing and moving forward positively in life? Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU) is seeking qualified candidates for Manager of Social Enterprise Production.  This role provides leadership of YOU’s growing woodshop social enterprise, oversight of our long-standing recycling enterprise and leadership of the agency’s newest social enterprise; providing general labour for commercial construction sites.  Each of these enterprise areas provide training and employment opportunities for youth and fulfil vital social benefit goals for YOU and our community.

At YOU, we believe that our Social Enterprise Programs are providing youth in the London and surrounding communities with developing skillsets and confidence to thrive in the workplace. If you share this passion, this is the right opportunity for you!

If you would like to explore this opportunity, please enjoy this video!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slRvF0ckL_s&t=51s

Responsibilities:
  • Overall management of our three social enterprise, woodshop, recycling, and construction site clean up
  • Managing the team, including Supervisors and Team leaders, their operations, and their teams
  • Oversee production and work schedules to ensure  targets are meet
  • Participate in future planning of the company and facility, focusing on youth training opportunities, community partner involvement, equipment needs, volume growth and improving efficiency
  • Participate in hiring, training and support of staff including performance reviews
  • Ensure Health and safety legislation and policy is adhered to.
  • Participate in cost management targets and development of annual budget
  • Daily interaction and communictaion with all departments
Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience managing in a manufacturing/ woodworking or construction setting
  • Experience in woodshop production, cabinet production and assembly, commercial or residential  building and renovation
  • Comprehensive understanding of the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations
  • Hands-on experience in working with a variety of carpentry materials and machinery
  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
  • Able to read blueprints, drawings design specifications and working instructions
  • Strong focus on quality, documentation, people management. and training
  • Proficient is using Microsoft office, Excel
  • High school diploma and relevent job excperience  required, trade certification an asset
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Superior time management, organized, detail oriented and ability to make decisions
  • Ability to meet the physical requirements of the job, including lifting, standing/sitting for long periods of time, and manual dexterity as required




Applications must be received no later than:           November 22nd 2021
Please submit a resume and cover letter to:             Rhonda Wardrop, Manufacturing Team Lead
                                                                                                rhondaw@you.ca 

Applications should be submitted electronically in MS Word format or PDF as one document.
We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Youth Opportunities Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer that values the richness of a diverse environment. Youth Opportunities Unlimited is committed to providing an accessible workplace, in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005) and the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation 191/11. Should an applicant require accommodation at any point during the recruitment process or as an employee during subsequent employment, they are invited to communicate and discuss their requirements with YOU contact noted above.