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Supervisors in this unit group supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers who manufacture furniture and fixtures made of wood or other materials. They are employed in furniture and fixtures manufacturing establishments.
foreman/woman, desk assembly, foreman/woman, furniture assembly, laminating foreman/woman, supervisor, furniture and fixture manufacturing, supervisor, furniture finishers, supervisor, woodworking machine operators, woodworking machine operators foreman/woman.
- Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of workers who assemble furniture and fixtures of any materials, operate woodworking machines and finish furniture to specified colour or finish
- Establish methods to meet work schedules and co-ordinate work activities with other departments
- Resolve work problems and recommend work measures to improve productivity and product quality
- Requisition materials and supplies
- Train staff in job duties, safety procedures and company policy
- Recommend personnel actions such as hirings and promotions
- Prepare production and other reports.
Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Furniture and Fixtures Manufacturing 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 News
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.
Week of Apr 08 – Apr 12, 2013
- The Saskatchewan Energy Training Institute (SETI) held its first career fair in Estevan
- To promote a new youth initiative, the Bear Claw Casino and the Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority (SIGA) recently held a career fair for youth between the ages of 16 and 18, at the Bear Claw Hotel
- Construction to start this spring on a permanent $3.4M helipad on the roof of the Regina General Hospital, with completion by the end of November
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