Winoa Canada
Welland, ON
From $70,000 a year - Temps plein


It is a great time to join Winoa!

Winoa Inc is the World Leader for the Manufacturing of Steel Abrasives. Welland, Ontario is our home base for Canada and is the site of our growing manufacturing facility. We are looking for a Production Supervisor to fill a fulltime, permanent role working continental shifts. If you are highly driven, innovative and want to be part of an energetic, diverse team, apply NOW!


Job Summary:

Working with a talented team, the Production Supervisor will support the Production Manager in achieving the required production quotas, cost per ton targets while striving to improve productivity and profitability by identifying opportunities for improvement.

Provide leadership, planning, direction, coordination, and implementation strategies, and processes to develop a high-performance company culture that maximizes productivity, ensures quality, fosters continuous improvement, and focuses on goal attainment

Assist financial department with matters including inventories, work-in progress estimation, monthly closing and other administrative issues as necessary

Participate in the preparations and review of monthly production forecasts

Monitor and analyze Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s), focusing on continuous improvement of the process. Regularly communicate results to the production team, recognizing & maintaining positive trends and taking actions to revert negative trends ·

Update operational procedures, standard work and work instructions, leading the production team in continuous improvement activities that strive to improve utilization and overall cost ·

Continually improve the knowledge base and performance effectiveness of the company by participation in the planned execution trials on alternate materials, methods or equipment that will assist in reducing costs



Relevant Post-Secondary Education

Previous experience in manufacturing management or supervision

LEAN fundamentals - 5S, Standard Work, TPM, , GEMBA, Structured Problem Solving, OEE. Kaizen, Material Flow, Kanban

Communication Skills

Change Management

Winoa Canada Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. If you are selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform Human Resources of any accommodations you may require. We will work with you to ensure that you can fully participate in the process.

For more information on the role, please do not hesitate to send us a message.


Job Type:




From $70,000.00 per year


Additional pay:

Bonus pay

Overtime pay



Dental care

Employee assistance program

Extended health care

Paid time off

RRSP match

Vision care



12 hour shift

Day shift

Night shift

Weekend availability


Application question(s):

Are you able to work night shifts and weekends?

Do you have experience working in a heavy industrial plant?