Job Posting

Production Manager

Employer Name: 
Job Location: 
Grand Forks, BC

The ROCKWOOL Group’s main business area is building insulation, providing thermal comfort along with fire safety and acoustical comfort for all types of buildings.

This is the role:
This position reports directly to the Director of Operations, GRF. Reporting to the Production Manager are 4 Production Supervisors, and a Process Specialist. The Production Manager is responsible for execution of the daily operations, as well as a professional development of the area of responsibility including Production Department across the entire plant. The role will contributes to a positive development of employees, methods, and machinery. The Production Manager is also responsible for all health and safety requirements applicable in the area of responsibility, as well as ROPEX activities to continuously improve and development Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s). The position is based out of the Factory in Grand Forks, BC.

Specific Skills Required: 

This is what you offer:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university (preferably in Business Management, Operations Management, or Industrial Engineering) or equivalent years of experience.
  • 5 to 7 years production management experience, preferably in a manufacturing plant.
  • Strong experience working with automated systems/conveyors.
  • Sound understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles.
  • Strong experience with MS Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Word, Project, Visio)
  • Excellent Leadership skills.
  • Experience and knowledge of sound employee relations

Personal Competencies:

  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Must be able to coach and develop individual staff members.
  • Must develop the department to behave as a collaborative team.
  • Must be an excellent problem solver
  • Able to gather relevant data and use the data to solve complicated problems.
  • Manage stressful work situations and keep team focused on task and solutions during times of high stress.
Terms of Employment: 
Full Time


Posting Will Expire: 
Friday, April 27, 2018
Company Information: 
At the ROCKWOOL Group, we are committed to enriching the lives of everyone who comes into contact with our solutions. Our expertise is perfectly suited to tackle many of today’s biggest sustainability and development challenges, from energy consumption and noise pollution to fire resilience, water scarcity and flooding. Our range of products reflects the diversity of the world’s needs, while supporting our stakeholders in reducing their own carbon footprint. Stone wool is a versatile material and forms the basis of all our businesses. With approx. 10,500 passionate colleagues in 38 countries, we are the world leader in stone wool solutions, from building insulation to acoustic ceilings, external cladding systems to horticultural solutions, engineered fibres for industrial use to insulation for the process industry and marine & offshore. We encourage you to join our team!
How to Apply
Application Procedure: 

Join a rapidly growing stable organization that offers a range of career development opportunities with a comprehensive salary and benefits package. ROCKWOOL is an accessible employer.


If you recognize yourself in this opportunity, please apply, sending an English version of your resume and cover letter by sending your resume to .

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