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Production Superintendent in Scarborough at Kruger Products

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

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Job Description


The Production Superintendent will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Scarborough converting facility. Responsibilities will include managing Converting Shift Supervisors and Maintenance staff and ensuring production demands are fulfilled in a safe and efficient manner.


  • Manage and execute daily activities of production personnel to ensure the safe, clean, and efficient operation of the Scarborough facility
  • Ensure that safety methods and procedures are followed within the department to assure compliance with Kruger policies
  • Analyze and assess short-term and long term action plans for the continual improvement of the department to meet maximum operating efficiency.
  • Provide direction and coaching to the shift supervisors in the management of employee performance and administration of corrective action where appropriate
  • Responsible for maximizing operating efficiencies, analyzing and solving machine downtime causes, eliminating waste, maintaining raw material usage, performing root cause analysis establishing standard operating procedures.
  • Ensure that production facility is in compliant with all government and safety regulations
  • Control operating costs at or lower than budget
  • Coordinate with other departments as needed to ensure that adequate raw materials are maintained for continued production
  • Review production schedule and make appropriate changes as necessary to meet production demands
  • Oversee the maintenance department and ensure that equipment functions in an efficient operational condition
  • Provide effective labor relations for the department and help resolve any employee issues or concerns that may arise


  • Post-Secondary education in a related field or relevant work experience
  • 5 years Leadership experience, preferably in a converting area or paper industry and/or related industrial leadership
  • Communicates effectively both in writing and verbally
  • Must have a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations
  • Proven complex analytical skills as well as ability to develop sound recommendations and solutions
  • Demonstrated accountability and responsibility for independent judgment and successful outcomes
  • Computer literacy, with demonstrated experience in Microsoft Office Suite and SAP or related similar software
  • Consistent track record for executing performance objectives an delivering results
  • Maintaining high energy as well as a pleasant and professional demeanor

Kruger Products LP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.  Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under KPLP’s Accessibility Policy and Multi-Year Accessibility Plan - 1.04.33.  Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Kruger Products LP but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.