Manager, Continuous Improvement
in Toronto, ON

Toronto, ON
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 22006047

Manager, Continuous Improvement
At Irving Tissue, we recognize that the key to our success is our people. We are a family-owned and operated company that has grown to become one of North America's leading manufacturers of household paper products. Irving Tissue produces both branded and private label bathroom tissue, facial tissue, paper towels, and napkins. Consumers know us by our Majesta and Royale brands.
The Manager, Continuous Improvement will be based out of Toronto, Ontario (1551 Weston Road, M6M 4Y4) .
The Continuous Improvement Manager is a key member of the Site Leadership team who is responsible for engaging teams at all levels to achieve business results through business process improvement and operational excellence initiatives. Through high energy and being results oriented, the Continuous Improvement Manager will engage and empower others to drive improvement in all key areas of manufacturing. (Safety, Engagement, Quality, Pr oductivity, and Cost). This is a permanent, full-time position.
Are you an energetic individual with a Can-Do Attitude who is passionate about achieving results and driving improvement? At Irving Tissue, our culture inspires creativity, nurtures talent, and creates an inclusive workplace. Our employees can thrive and grow their careers across our diverse operating divisions.
Job Requirements
  • Education Required: University degree / technical diploma
  • Years of Experience Required: 5 years of relevant work experience, Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Company recognized Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification preferred. Minimum Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

The main duties/responsibilities of this role include:
  • Drives improvement through leveraging and improving all aspects of the Irving Management System at the site, motivating teams to strive toward a world class operation.
  • Ensures strategic goals are cascaded through the business and that initiative and daily management processes are delivering on these goals.
  • Is the site champion for developing, maintaining and executing data system strategies that ensure a culture of data-based decision making at the site.
  • Builds and manages strategies to improve Lean capability at all levels within the site, including the Lean Six Sigma belting program.
  • Engages with the Corporate CI team to drive strategies, initiatives, and alignment across the sites.
  • Supervision of a team of direct report(s)

What We Offer
Irving Tissue is proud to offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including but not limited to:
  • A flexible medical, dental, and vision plan
  • Employee & family assistance programs
  • RRSP matching program
  • Health & wellness reimbursements
  • Product purchase program
  • Opportunities to take part in job related training and development
  • Growth and progression opportunities within Irving Tissue and the larger network of the J.D. Irving group of companies
  • Relocation costs (if applicable)

To Apply for this Career Opportunity
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For further details, please contact Recruitment at [email protected]
We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
To learn more about our products and services, click here .
Irving Tissue is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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