Plant Manager-Food Production – Relocation Opportunity

Plant Manager-Food Production – Relocation Opportunity

Our client, a Canadian owned leading producer, is looking for a Plant Manager to join their team in Taber, AB. Reporting to the Western Regional Manager, the Plant Manager will support and direct the operations and maintenance management teams, ensuring that budgets are met, with a focus on accountability, reliability, efficiency and waste reduction.


• Ensure effective and efficient overall management of the Taber factory through direct oversight of and responsibility for Safety, Process, Maintenance, Warehouse & Packaging, Powerhouse, and the Waste Water Treatment Plant activities;
• Work collaboratively with other departments of the Company including Agriculture, Engineering, Sales, Human Resources, Finance and Purchasing;
• Ensure relevant workplace committees and forums are established, maintained and properly managed in accordance with regulatory requirements and in support of Company commitments and undertakings;
• Participate in regular Labour-Management meetings and union negotiations;
• Oversee the preparation of an annual budget for the facility, as well as monitoring performance on a monthly basis. The incumbent pursues low cost status and maintains strict oversight of operating cost parameters;
• Ensure compliance with quality standards and operating practices at all stages of operations endeavors to preserve product integrity and safeguard the Company’s brands and reputation;


• Preference will be given to a candidate with a Bachelor Degree in Science and Food Technology, Engineering, Operational Management or equivalent;
• 10-12 years of experience in a similar position;
• Knowledge and experience with Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement programs will be highly regarded;
• Experience in a unionized environment considered an asset


Remuneration for this role consists $150K base salary plus bonus, Health Spend Allowance, and great benefit program.

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Lethbridge, AB


Remuneration for this role consists $150K base salary plus bonus, Health Spend Allowance, and great benefit program.


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