Labatt Brewing Company Group Manager, Packaging Full Time in Halifax, NS

Labatt Brewing Company

Branch Halifax NS CA

Group Manager, Packaging
Halifax, NS

University degree in Engineering, Science, Operations Management, or Supply Chain. Lead a team of unionized employees to optimize production efficiency….

Job Responsibilities

Lead a team of unionized employees to optimize production efficiency

Develop and monitor production plans, inventories, and coordinate activities to meet schedules and target objectives

Responsible for managing manpower levels to meet current week production schedule

Improve operations by identifying opportunities and proposing solutions utilizing a management system tool and methodologies to ensure key performance indicators and targets are achieved or exceeded

Follow plant optimization management processes and standards to drive departmental results

Troubleshoot process problems and guide maintenance and operators to solutions

Execute health and safety programs, and enforce critical aspects of safety and quality involved in packaging and beer operations

Professionally manage the relationship with union members

Train and coach workforce where required

Manage department resources and track via SAP


University degree in Engineering, Science, Operations Management, or Supply Chain

Willingness to work rotating shifts

Must be willing to travel and live within various cities in Canada as you progress through your career

1- 3 years experience as a supervisor in a unionized production department

Strong analytical and problem solving skills and mechanical aptitude; knowledge of packaging equipment an asset

Strong organization skills with the ability to prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment

Proficient with MS Office: Word, Excel, Outlook & Powerpoint

Excellent verbal and written communication in English; Bilingual (French) an asset

Labatt Breweries of Canada LP is committed to fair and equitable recruiting practices. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to come forward at any stage of the recruitment process to request accommodations, if needed. Members of our team will consult and create processes that provide individuals with disabilities the best possible recruitment experience.



Primary Location

Canada-Nova Scotia-Halifax-Halifax Brewery



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Job Posting

May 22, 2015, 2:08:16 PM

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-23
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