CES is seeking a Quality/Repackaging supervisor  for a Leamington ON client.

The supervisor is responsible for the efficient operations of the quality assurance and
repackaging teams. As part of the leadership team, the main focus is responsibility for day-to-day
performance (lab and repackaging) and results, measurements to evaluate function performance and
employee individual performance and help faciliate improve productivity.

Duties, Responsibilities and Guidelines:
Reports to: Production Manager
The duties, responsibilities and guidelines for this position will evolve over time as the situation changes
with respect to products and services offered by client

Leadership Responsibilities
 Managing QA & Repackaging team, including allocation of responsibilities and workload
 Participate in orienting and training new employees
 Assign responsibilities, coach, develop and counsel employees. Collaborate with Production Manager & Operations Manager in conflict resolution.
 Conduct performance reviews and generally develop and mentor team members.
 Initiate and coordinate QA & Repackaging activities including but not limited to: finished goods and in-process inspection & formal reporting
 Provide regular feedback to Production Manager regarding quality performance and issues
 Organize and lead the development of processes and procedures in the QA Department. Ensure all
members are properly trained and follow processes and procedures in their day-to-day activities
 Establish key performance indicators (KPI) to measure value that demonstrates how effectively QA
finished goods department is achieving key business objectives
 Maintain and communicate in-house quality performance metrics and develop a methodology to
measure and manage those entities

Laboratory Responsibilities
 Confirm quality of products through use of a biological & stero-microscopes
 Dissections of bumble bees and insect production/control counts
 Ensure quality of incoming goods by inspecting product and report any visible issues
 Abide by all health and safety regulations and maintain a safe work environment

Repackaging Responsibilities
 Apply procedures for inventory control
 Follow all protocol and SOP’s outlined by the company for proper packaging and movement of
living and non- living goods

 Commitment to accuracy and detail oriented.
 Ability to perform under pressure and work in a fast-paced environment.
 Communicate results to the different departments
 Assists in evaluating production & logistical data
 Performs quality assurance to ensure all procedures are fully implemented
 Utilizes & maintains measuring equipment as required

 Requirements, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
 Strong problem identification and problem resolution skill
 Effective communication skills.
 Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment.
 Ability to perform repetitive tasks
 Knowledge of Excel and other computer programs an asset
 Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
 Must possess the ability to effectively manage time and carry out multiple tasks together within a period

 Education and experience:
 Relevant post-secondary background -a degree in Biology or equivalent by relevant experience
(experience 2 to 5 years).
 Knowledge of horticulture and focus on sustainability is necessary.
 Experience in a lab setting would be considered an asset


Please send your resume to Laura@canadianexecutivesearch.com


We are proud to support the full inclusion of persons with disabilities as set out in the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. We are committed to ensuring the workplace is free from discrimination. During our hiring process, we will notify job applicants that accommodations are available upon request. If a selected job applicant requests accommodation, we will consult with the individual and provide or arrange for the appropriate accommodation taking into account the applicant’s disability-related needs.

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