Careers at PTI

Production Supervisor

Posted on: February 7, 2024. Location: Winnipeg. Start date: ASAP
Contact Email:

Production Supervisor (1 Vacancy)

PTI Transformers LP is a leading innovator of transformer technology with expertise in design, manufacture, delivery and servicing of medium and large power transformers using innovative, sustainable and custom-built solutions that bring value and quality to our customers.


Reporting to the Production Superintendent, the Production Supervisor is responsible to ensure department production, quality, efficiency and safety goals are met by leading, coordinating and directing manufacturing employees (unionized environment).

Role Responsibilities:

  • Manage the departmental manufacturing process according to the Manufacturing Instructions and Design Drawings
  • Coordinate work in process with other Production Supervisors to ensure internal customer requirements are met and smooth production flow is achieved without interruptions
  • Meet all departmental goals in relation to output, quality, and on-time delivery of product
  • Attend production and EQP meetings
  • Ensure equipment is being kept in good condition
  • Order departmental supplies, as needed
  • Prepare applicable production reports
  • Perform supervisor critical inspections and ensure corrective actions are performed
  • Communicate milestone dates to Contract Administration & Quality Assurance to schedule inspections
  • Understand the product and processes in the assigned and surrounding departments
  • Recommend improvements in manufacturing methods
  • Work with External Customers as required for inspections and repairs
  • Communicate importance of quality to staff, teach them to be quality minded and follow all established procedures
  • Verify and record hours worked by staff in order to track attendance and provide information to payroll for processing
  • Supervise employees within the department, adhering to labour contract and company policy
  • Participate in the recruitment and onboarding process
  • Oversee training & development and conduct assessment of employee performance. Discipline and counsel employees, as necessary
  • Develop a complete comprehension of labour contract to ensure that all decisions and actions are in compliance. Enforce company policies and rules consistently
  • Perform according to company’s certified ISO standards

Qualifications/Skills/Job Requirements:

  • Minimum grade 12 diploma. Post-secondary education would be an asset
  • 5+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 3+ years of leadership experience
  • Experience working in a unionized environment would be an asset
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to lead and work closely with diverse group of employees
  • Ability to work effectively in time-constrained situations and under pressing deadlines
  • Ability to communicate and work with all levels of the organization and external customers in a constructive manner
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Customer service
  • Ability to lead continual improvement efforts
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret blueprints, drawings, sketches, specifications, and bill of material including terms and abbreviations

PTI Transformers LP is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. PTI Transformers takes seriously its obligations under the applicable provincial legislation and will provide accommodations to job applicants needing assistance.

Applicants must be willing to complete a background check and reference check. Only those selected for the next steps will be contacted.

Here’s a sample of the many benefits PTI Transformers employees enjoy:

Comprehensive Employer Paid Flexible Benefits including Health and Dental, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance, Company Pension Plan, Free on-site parking, Employee appreciation events

Apply Now!

Job Application Form

Maximum file size: 20MB

Accepted File Types: pdf, doc, docx, jpg, jpeg.

“PTI strives to provide high quality products and services, treating every customer with courtesy and individualized care.”


1155 Park Street
Regina Saskatchewan
Canada S4N 4Y8
Phone: 306.721.3114


Phone: 306.721.3114


101 Rockman Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Canada R3T 0L7
Phone: 204.452.7446


Phone: 204.452.7446

Download Our FREE App!