Production Shift Supervisor - Mississauga, ON

Mississauga, ON, CA, L5J1K1

CRH Canada - Cement ON



Job ID:  498346


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides Portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. We stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.



At Ash Grove Cement, people are our first priority. We offer a complete benefits package and opportunities for your continued growth and development! 




The Production Shift Supervisor coordinates and oversees production operations involved in the manufacturing process.  Uses independent judgment in performing responsibilities. Works under general supervision on assigned objectives.  Refers to supervisor for guidance on unusual problems or circumstances. Exercises direct or indirect supervision over hourly production employees.  May also supervise directly and indirectly personnel working on the off shifts.


What you'll be contributing:


  • Promote and follow all plant safety guidelines.

  • Supervising and coordinating all the Production shift personnel and ensuring each individual works in a safe and efficient manner to produce conforming product at all times.

  • Maintaining a safe working environment by enforcing all company safety guidelines and OHS Act and regulations.

  • Ensuring environmental guidelines are followed to address environmental performance (plume management, spills, housekeeping, etc.) according to the company procedures and Ministry of Environment guidelines.

  • Quality control of products according to the company quality management system.

  • Supporting and enforcing the requirements of the facility’s Port Security plan.

  • Reporting and following up on incidents.

  • Organizing payroll information for Production shift employees.

  • Organizing vacation times and maintaining vacation, overtime and coverage schedules for shift employees working within the Production department.

  • Ensuring Kiln and Mill outputs meet Production budget requirements.

  • Maintaining inventory of products in cement silos, clinker silos, raw mill silos and of all fuels.

  • Managing storage hall for all raw materials together with the IPT Department.

  • Distributing and collecting variance sheets from Operators.

  • Entering work notifications in SAP.

  • Determining the training needs of all supervised personnel and informing Production Manager of specific training needs.

  • Additional duties as assigned by the manager


To succeed in this position, you will need:


  • Ability to read, write and understand warning labels, instructions, signs, etc.

  • Minimum of a College Diploma in Engineering or Mechanical Millwright Trade Apprenticeship is required.

  • University Degree in Engineering, with a strong technical background is preferred.

  • Experience working within a Heavy Industrial Manufacturing environment preferred.


Knowledge/Skills Required


  • Acquiring and maintaining Levels 1 & 2 certification for Joint Health and Safety committee.

  • Acquiring and maintaining First Aid / CPR certification

  • Specific knowledge regarding the overall functioning of a cement plant.

  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and 14001guidelines.

  • Acquiring basic Port Security training for operating the dock area.

  • Occupational Health and Safety knowledge and application of same.

  • Experience working within a Heavy Industrial Manufacturing environment.

  • Proficient computer skills, including email and applications such as SAP and Excel


Core Competencies

  • Leadership skills, having managed an entire shift at one time.

  • Leads for Performance – Demonstrate and foster a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals.

  • Communications – communicate with impact, and create and environment in which people communicate honestly and openly. Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Analysis and Problem-Solving – Effectively examine events, issues and problems and generate optimal solutions in a timely manner.

  • Ability to give clear instructions with appropriate follow-up.

  • Organizational skills, maintaining smooth operation of Production activities and projects.

  • Physical fitness is required for effortless mobility throughout the entire plant.

  • Strong Troubleshooting skills.

  • Adapts and Learns – Work effectively in the face of ambiguity, shifting priorities and rapid change while actively developing one’s skills and capabilities.

  • Drives Change and Innovation – Champion new ideas and initiatives and create an environment that supports change and innovation.


What's next for you?


We provide stability and advancement opportunities across North America. Use our tuition reimbursement program to help you meet your career goals. 


The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive. The physical demands, working environment, and other conditions of employment listed in this document are representative of but are not intended to provide an exhaustive list of the requirements for positions in this classification. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.  


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date:  Jul 10, 2024

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