Manufacturing Plant & Operations Manager

Posted Date: Sep 21, 2017
Expiry Date: Nov 20, 2017
Location: 45 Minutes Outside of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Tags: Agribusiness, Feed, Management, Pet Food, Saskatchewan, Maintenance, Mechanic, Operations, Engineering, Experienced



Manufacturing Plant & Operations Manager

45 Minutes Outside of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


Do you have

-          Mechanical equipment experience (preferably in an agriculture processing – but oil / gas experience is welcome too)
-          Ability to coordinate and manage plant equipment and employees in all aspects of manufacturing premium pet food (from intake to final product shipping)
-          Leading a loyal, stable and experienced work crew of 25 employees including 5 Supervisors in each area of plant production
-          Interest in performing preventative maintenance and trouble shooting methods within the plant
-          Great work ethic, and the desire to work with a leading-edge pet food manufacturer

The Role

You will coordinate and manage plant equipment and employees in this NEW, state of the art manufacturing plant. You will be responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting all plant equipment to ensure reliable and safe product production. You will also manage plant production employees to maintain a stable, content and productive work force with a seamless transition of product through the various separate manufacturing functions.

To Be Successful

-          You like managing people and processes and you have 10 years work force experience, with a minimum of 3 years of successful employee supervisory experience.  

-          Quality and Safety are important to you – OUR company culture is mandated by one simple strategy – we NEVER compromise product quality and safety for the final customer –    Pets!

-          You are a quick thinker, have mechanical aptitude and are willing to work with established team leaders within the company

-          You value people and their contributions to our organization

-          You are a confident leader who is always willing to listen, learn and communicate

The Company

This privately owned Canadian independent pet food company specializes in premium grade product with exclusive sales to specialty retailers. The company manages all aspects of the process from sourcing all ingredients to the full production process in its own plant to shipping and selecting distributors to sales reps working closely with specialty pet retailers and customers. Company owners are personally involved and approach all aspects the business with the highest integrity. It is our mission to endure that only the best ingredients are sources and safely manufactured to provide previous family members – dogs and cats – with healthy diets at the best value price. Over the past 11 years, this company has created a strong, positive reputation within Canada, in their local region and most importantly, with their own employees.


You will be well-compensated in this role with your salary, bonus and benefits package.

Please contact Connie Harder at your earliest convenience for more information and/or to submit your resume. 

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