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Under the general direction of the Manufacturing Leader, the Shift Supervisor will provide direction to the production floor personnel, monitor the quality of work, ensure employees receive the proper training, ensure compliance and enforce company procedures and policies, and address maintenance issues while working as an Operator and/or Welder on the production floor. Position will oversee and assist with the daily Manufacturing operations including MIG welding.

Position Qualifications:

Education & Knowledge

  • High School diploma or equivalent is preferred
  • Knowledge of lean principles, raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective and other manufacturing processes


  • Strong supervisory, leadership and management skills
  • Strong knowledge of plant and manufacturing operations required
  • Good training skills and knowledge
  • Able to read blueprints and parts lists
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment with little direction
  • Basic Microsoft Office and computer skills
  • Ability to learn and give direction
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent judgment and decision-making abilities
  • Able to effectively troubleshoot
  • Able to read a measuring tape
  • Knowledge of hand/power tools


  • Two (2) years’ minimum of leadership experience in a manufacturing environment is required
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing plant is preferred


  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

Physical Demands:

This position is very physically demanding, including:

  • Lift and / or move 75+ lbs
  • Carrying over 50+ lbs
  • Walking
  • Standing
  • Sitting
  • Kneeling
  • Bending / Twisting
  • Outdoor weather conditions
  • Working near mechanical parts
  • Use of hand / power tools
  • Other (Material Handling Equipment)


  • Ensure a quality product is consistently produced
  • Follow and give instruction
  • Ensure all daily set up, change over, quality, tool and safety inspections are completed
  • Provide guidance and direction to the production floor personnel
  • Accomplish manufacturing results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, disciplining employees; and initiating, coordinating and enforcing systems, policies and procedures
  • Coordinate daily production floor activities and delegate assignments to production personnel
  • Communicate clear expectations to production personnel, keep them informed of matters pertaining to their job, and develop personnel growth opportunities
  • Monitor employee work performance relative to expectations
  • Maintain material/workflow through the facility
  • Ensure material handlers supply the workstations with material quickly and efficiently
  • Monitor and enforce safety policies
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times by educating and directing personnel
  • Ensure equipment and tools are in good working order and available for use when required
  • Ensure all stations are producing product to the company’s quality standards
  • Monitor and enforce work start, break and stop times of the production floor personnel
  • Monitor tidiness of the workstations and machines
  • Work in a fast-paced environment with fast changing priorities
  • Address conflicts of interest and provide solutions
  • Lead the production floor personnel and maintain a positive work atmosphere
  • Assist other personnel as may be required for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment
  • Attend and participate in regular production meetings
  • Continue running the position of a Machine Operator and / or Welder while performing supervisory duties

All employees are to participate in, and positively contribute to the company culture, Health and Safety initiatives, continuous improvement and abide by the Employment Standards Act and all company policies and procedures while maintaining a customer service mindset.

About Britespan Building Systems Inc.:

Britespan has been in the steel-framed fabric structure industry since 2010 and offers the widest product line available today. We design, engineer and manufacture each product line in-house. With Authorized Dealerships across North America and Europe, Britespan is rapidly growing their global presence.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those short-listed will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Additional pay:


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care



  • MIG Welding: 5 years (Required)
  • Leadership: 2 years (Required)

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