Job position: Production Manager

Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Closing date: April 30, 2024

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At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. We recognize your performance and offer various ways to fuel your growth towards exceptional achievements.

Currently, we have an opening for a Production Manager at our Winnipeg facility. The Production Manager is responsible for the operational function and for ensuring the production area reaches its goals for safety, quality standards, optimizing efficiency and on time delivery within the set budget.

Are you a leader dedicated to your people and continuous improvement? If so, we want to hear from you!

While searching for the best opportunity for yourself today, we are already thinking ahead of your future tomorrow. So now we challenge you to take it one step further and apply!


What you will be doing

  • Production Planning and Scheduling – develop and execute production schedules to meet customer demands and delivery timelines. Monitor inventory levelsCollaborate with procurement to ensure steady supply chain.
  • Leadership – supervise, mentor and lead production team. Set performance goals, provide regular feedback, and support professional development. Implement OKR’s to measure production performance and employee productivity.
  • Process Optimization and Quality Control – Evaluate and improve production processes to enhance efficiency. Ensure quality controls standards.
  • Cost Management and Continuous Improvement – Manage production budgets and expenses to ensure cost-effectiveness. Identify opportunities for cost-saving measures. Lead and support in continuous improvement initiatives to streamline processes, reduce waste and enhance production efficiency while maintaining quality.

Environmental Health and Safety

  • We are ethical and compliant, dedicated to health, safety, and sustainability. We put health and safety first!

What you will bring along

  • Previous leadership experience in production, manufacturing or assembly
  • Strong leadership and coaching skills
  • Ability to make functional analysis, solve problems and make decisions.
  • Commitment to fostering a safety culture.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Sandvik equipment and mechanical aptitude an asset

In return for your passion and drive we will offer you…

  • The opportunity to make an impact on our business performance.
  • The opportunity to be part of an ambitious team, in an industry leading business.
  • The opportunity to reach your full potential.
  • Ongoing development and training.
  • An excellent comprehensive compensation package including a Registered Pension Plan with matching, competitive health, dental, life and disability benefits.

Our Culture

Our core values are the soul of the company. They guide us in our actions and daily business decisions. We are a company with an open-minded culture that encourages employees to share ideas and work innovatively. We embrace diversity and inclusion and inspire everyone to bring their authentic selves to work everyday!

We take pride in our agile customer-focused decision making. We empower our employees, providing strong performance management and opportunities to grow your career.

Do you want to learn more?

To learn more about Sandvik, our people and products please visit our website: 

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How to Apply

All qualified persons are encouraged to apply at  Opens in new windowto the Production Manager position, requisition # R0062781; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace and encourage applications from members of equity-seeking communities including women, racialized persons, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual orientations or gender identities/expressions.

We are committed to creating an inclusive and barrier free experience to applicants with accessibility needs in keeping with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act; therefore, requests for accommodation can be made at any stage during the recruitment process. Please contact  for more information.