• Position Overview:
The Industrial Engineer is responsible for the development, improvement, implementation and evaluation of processes within the manufacturing area of the business.
o Establish labor standards and resolve questions relating to job utilization and performance.
o Present new labour standards to employees and the Union, and present and defend findings when a grievance is filed.
o Recommends methods for improving worker efficiency and reducing waste of materials and utilities.
o Restructuring job duties, reorganizing work flow, relocating work stations / equipment, and purchasing and inventory of equipment.
o Determine how best to use the work force to achieve maximum productivity.
o Provides ongoing recommendations for productivity improvement.
o Establish costs and methods for new styles.
o Develop, monitor and improve our manufacturing process ensuring the highest quality and the lowest cost products are produced using best practices such as Lean Manufacturing.
o Demonstrate leadership by mentoring production staff and promote knowledge transfer between teams.
o Maintain final costing sheets updated for review by the Executive team.
o Maintain KPI executive files with savings for the fiscal year.
o Be fully competent in Leadtec shop floor control system, and be able to train operators and staff in its use.
o Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering.
o At least 5 years’ experience as an Industrial Engineer in a manufacturing environment.
o Apparel manufacturing experience preferred.
o Experience in a union environment is an asset.
o Hands on experience applying Lean Manufacturing principles.
o Excellent communication skills with a “Can do” attitude.
o Exceptional leadership skills, problem solving abilities.
o Strong capabilities in planning, organizing and process control.
o Must be familiar with computers and business software such as MS Office, Excel, CAD, and ERP software.
o Consistently exhibits Canada Goose’s Values, taking pride in being innovative, respectful, passionate, accountable, and entrepreneurial while exhibiting personal commitment