Shift Supervisor

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Responsible for production activities in the injection molding department of the IPEX London plant.  Organizes and coordinates molding jobs, improves safety, quality and productivity; and provides training for personnel.



  • Schedule and assign all operators to machines.  Supervises and trains employees on all aspects of the operation of the machines to ensure machines are being operated in a safe and proper manner.
  • Meets with indirect staff to co-ordinate for mold changes, conduct repairs, inspections and material handling. 
  • Communicate operations plan in order to have better production, safe time and ensure goals are met.
  • Prioritize problems, handles job and employee issues.  Ensures all employees are wearing safety equipment properly.
  • Prepares production count at the end of the shift to pass on to the next shift in order to provide information on any machine and molding problems.
  • Assists in staffing job requirements and evaluates performance.
  • Attends quarterly departmental shift meeting to deliver necessary information and training, and follows up on actions resulting from these meetings.
  • Ensure area is safe during production, parts and production are of good quality and speed/volume is completely efficient.
  • Take all necessary actions to improve safety, quality, machine operation and solving any problems that arise during the production process.




  • A grade 12 high school level education minimum, Community College preferred.
  • Completion of a Management Development Program, WHMIS Training and First Aid Training is required to properly perform the duties of this position.
  • 3-5 years experience in a supervisory capacity in a continuous operation facility.
  • Knowledge of injection molding, machine operations and quality control is also preferable. 
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to motivate people.

IPEX Group of Companies
  • IPEX Inc.
  • IPEX Electrical Inc.
  • IPEX Management Inc.
  • IPEX Technolgies Inc.
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