Position Details:

  • Permanent, Full-Time
  • Hourly
  • On-Site
  • Department: Module Plant
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday
  • Training Period Shift: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Required Shift: 3:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. (Afternoon)
  • NOC Code: 94201 – Electronics assemblers, fabricators, inspectors and testers

Location: Head Office, Cornwall Road, Oakville, ON


The Electronics Assembler, Lead Hand will be responsible to manage the day-to-day operations of the shift and ensure that all company standards and customer commitments (safety, quality, production, cost, on-time delivery) are met. The successful incumbent will work in a collaborative environment and coordinate production operations and maintain effective quality procedures and safety regulations.

 The primary responsibilities and duties include; but are not limited to:

  •  Optimize scheduling of resources to efficiently run plant operations.
  • Monitor team attendance and vacation requests.
  • Assist with machine shutdowns at the end of the shift.
  • Ensure team members understand and comply with all plant safety policies and procedures.
  • Manage module plant KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators).
  • Maintains and promotes good housekeeping.
  • Utilize best practices in safety and leadership, such as training, observation, correction, and positive reinforcement.
  • Ensure product quality.
  • Ensure all plant efficiency goals are met on all processes. Lead with a sense of urgency.
  • Able to clearly communicate problems and follow-up requirements between the team (Quality, Maintenance and Production)
  • Train and/or coach team members for improved safety, quality, productivity, or teamwork performance, employee relations issues.
  • Delegate tasks, manage daily schedules, overtime hours and time-off requests.
  • Assign duties to employees and oversee their progress.
  • Keep track of consumables and inventory levels on a weekly basis and communicate foreseeable part shortages and requirements.
  • Other additional responsibilities and duties as required.

Requirements / Qualifications:

 Academic Training:

  •  A degree in business management, electronics or a related field

Work Experience:

  • 3-5 years of experience in process design/development and product design in the electronics manufacturing industry
  • Previous experience as a Shift Supervisor or similar role

Specific Competencies:

  • Natural leadership abilities and conflict-management skills
  • Working well within a team
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong team player with excellent problem-solving skills; resourceful and proactive
  • Excellent English communication (reading and writing) skills, time management and organizational skills are essential.
  • Ability to diagnose and correct root causes of process related failures.
  • Proficient in MS Office