Explore Careers - Job Market Report
Supervisors in this unit group supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers in the following groups: <i>Pulping Control Operators</i> (9233), <i>Papermaking and Coating Control Operators</i> (9234), <i>Labourers in Wood, Pulp and Paper Processing</i> (9614), and <i>Machine Operators and Related Workers in Pulp and Paper Production and Wood Processing</i> (943). They are employed by pulp and paper companies, paper converting companies, sawmills, planing mills, wood treatment plants, waferboard plants and other wood processing companies.
coating room foreman/woman – pulp and paper, foreman/woman, lumber grading, foreman/woman, plywood making, foreman/woman, shingle mill, foreman/woman, waferboard, foreman/woman, wood treating plant, paper machine foreman/woman, paper mill foreman/woman, pulp mill foreman/woman, sawmill foreman/woman, shift operating supervisor – pulp and paper, supervisor, paper converting, tour foreman/woman – pulp and paper.
- Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of workers who operate pulp and paper mills, paper converting mills, sawmills, planing mills, plywood, waferboard and other wood and paper products mills
- Ensure that systems and equipment are operating efficiently and that proper maintenance and repairs are performed
- Establish methods to meet work schedules and co-ordinate work activities with other departments
- Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity and product quality
- Requisition materials and supplies
- Train staff in job duties, safety procedures and company policies
- Recommend personnel actions such as hirings and promotions and administer the collective agreement
- Prepare production and other reports
- Monitor safety conditions
- May set up machines and equipment.
Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Forest Products Processing in Regina--Moose Mountain Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
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Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2013
- The latest layoffs by Sears Canada affect 42 positions at the Repair Services and Parts facility over the next six months in Regina. In addition, there is one other Saskatchewan position outside of Regina affected by the layoffs.
- Harvard Developments plans to start construction of the $60M Agriculture Place office tower in downtown Regina. Completion of the 10-storey building is scheduled for 2015.
- London Drugs opened its newest store in the Grasslands subdivision in southwest Regina, which features its new store design with an open technology environment
- Due to a shortage of appropriately-credentialed emergency physicians, the Regina Qu¿Appelle Health Region announced a three-month closure to all incoming patients during a nightly 12.5 hour period of the Emergency Department at the Pasqua Hospital
- Winter weather conditions have forced the City of Estevan to postpone some construction projects until next spring
- Browns Socialhouse opened in Moose Jaw, the fourth location in Saskatchewan
- Sears plans to close its distribution centre in Regina in the spring of 2014, which affects close to 300 employees
- The DoubleTree by Hilton hotel and conference centre reopened after an 11-month, $35M renovation of the former Regina Inn
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