Operations Manager - Toronto, Ontario Canada - 4480

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Job #: 4480
Title: Operations Manager
Job Location: Toronto, Ontario - Canada
Employment Type:
Salary: $115,000.00 - $145,000.00 - Canadian Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
North America
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Excellent opportunity with a plant that is undergoing and expansion to allow it to keep up with the capacities and capabilities needed to effectively meet the growing needs of customers in the Canada and NE United States regions. Facility has a long history of supplying specialty ingredients to this region. The Operations Manager will be responsible for the management of all operational areas in the plant including production, maintenance, logistics, employee relations, quality and HSE. Will relocate someone from anywhere within North America.


Providing direction in the establishment of the site long and short term business strategy, both short and long term.

Food Safety and Quality compliance by following company Quality Systems and implementing Food Safety in the overall plant operation.

Will oversee the master production schedule.  

Manages the employee shift schedules to insure adequate coverage.

Assist in the implementation of the preventive maintenance schedule. 

Manages all CapEx projects to meet budget and schedules.

Responsible for monitoring the training of employees and contractors. 

Utilize the SAP system to support scheduling and product release. 

Tracks month-end data in regards to raw materials and sales. 

Negotiates service contracts for the site.  

Managing the operation of the waste treatment facility.

Manages a budget of CAD 4mm.



BS in Engineering

10+ years of industrial experience including 5+ years of operations management experience in a "process" type industry (food ingredients ideal, refining, chemical industry)

Experience with PSM (Process Safety Management) or related desired.

Solid technical skills with working knowledge of plant equipment including: fractionators, deodorizers, bleaching, refining, cooling towers, vacuums.

Strong leadership and motivational skills and ability to work in a Union environment.

Must be proficient in all Microsoft applications and knowledge of SAP.


University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree