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
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Local Employment Potential Information
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Local Labour Market News
Week of May 06 – May 10, 2013
- The University of Regina cut 20 full-time equivalent positions from its 2013-14 budget plan
- Sixty-seven schools and more than 1,200 youth recently took part in the Stepping Stones Career Fair at Evraz Place in Regina
Week of Apr 29 – May 03, 2013
Week of Apr 22 – Apr 26, 2013
- K+S Potash Canada increased the budget by $850M for its Legacy potash project near Bethune, and delayed the targeted completion date by six months
- The Sun Country Health Region reopened the Arcola Health Centre emergency and inpatient services in February after successfully recruiting new doctors
Week of Apr 15 – Apr 19, 2013
- The University of Regina started construction on the new $74.7M residence and 90 child daycare; completion is expected in the fall of 2015.
- The Paper Excellence continues to work towards re-opening the Prince Albert pulp mill. If operations begin, it is expected to employ 250 people.
- The City of Estevan is planning to begin construction on the $44M truck bypass soon; completion of the project is expected by 2016.
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