Return to Job Search

Shift Leader - Full Time / À Temps Plein

You must be logged in to share job listings. To continue, please login here.

Organization Overview:

Cardinal Health Canada

Website Icon

Industry Sector: Production Work/Manufacturing / Production/Fabrication

Organization Description:

Manufacturing facility dedicated to Health Care products

Job Listing #548

Shift Leader • Full Time / À Temps Plein

Date Posted: 02 Feb 2018

Application Deadline: 15 Jun 2018

Location: Town of Gananoque

Category: Production Work/Manufacturing / Production/Fabrication

Hours Per Week: 40

Pay Rate: Hourly Wage / Rémunération Horaire Commensurate with Experience

Language Requirements: English / Anglais

Job Description:

Cardinal Health Canada is currently seeking 2 Shift Leaders for our 24/7-12 hour manufacturing operation for an immediate need at the Gananoque location.  This position reports directly to the Senior Production Leader.  The primary function of the role is to lead, coach, and develop production teams to efficiently deliver “Essential to Care” Medical Devices within the highest safety and quality standards.


Key Responsibilities

  • Actively lead, coach, guide teams of 60 to 120 employees in partnership with technical Lead hands to achieve manufacturing targets within Key Performance Indicators (KPI).
  • Proactively performance manage employees to ensure accountability of high standards for Safety, Quality, Attendance and Reliability in alignment with standardized KPIs
  • Conduct performance and coaching discussions including formal performance reviews
  • Collaborate with respective teams and other site leaders to optimize manufacturing throughput
  • Responsible for tracking and reporting shift/team KPIs
  • Identify, lead, and support continuous improvement opportunities in process, equipment, and systems
  • Accountable for meeting cGMP standards, maintain and improve plant floor appearance/cleanliness utilizing 5S methodologies
  • Accountable for downtime management utilizing LEAN and OEE methodologies
  • Ensure your team is trained, qualified and certified (OJTC) to operate their respective equipment
  • Schedule teams for maximum effectiveness
  • Identify and manage direct labor staffing levels to meet production requirements
  • Facilitate departmentally and shift change communications
  • Responsible for time and attendance management for team
  • Collaborate on Operational Excellence initiatives

Please apply using the following link:



  • Post-secondary education or equivalent work experience preferred
  • Knowledge of cGMPs as it relates to quality and manufacturing practices
  • 3-5 years of previous leadership experience preferably within an operations or manufacturing environment
  • General knowledge of production systems, operational methodologies, processes and equipment
  • Must be able to work the following schedule: 24/7, 12-hour shifts on a rotating 2 weeks day shift, 2 weeks nights shift


Cardinal Health is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. Cardinal Health is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting an accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Additional Requirements:

You have viewed this listing 1 times.

Apply Now Save Listing Share Listing Print Listing
Featured Job / KEYS Job Board
Filling Operator
Full Time / À Temps Plein
Tri-Art Manufacturing Inc (Filling Operator)
Kingston and Surrounding Area
Hourly Wage / Rémunération Horaire 15.00


Job Seekers