Product Manager in Victoria, VitaminLab:
$65,000 - $75,000 a year
- large team management, 3 years (Preferred)
- manufacturing environment, 5 years (Preferred)
- Google Suite (Google Sheets, Google Drive, etc.), 3 years (Preferred)
- production/operations management, 1 year (Preferred)
Founded in 2016, our mission is to optimize human health through personalization. VitaminLab is an award winning company that works with top wellness companies and practitioners to create supplements unique to the needs of each individual based on blood, genetics, or health history. We deliver affordable, high quality formulas to health-minded people all over the planet, and are growing quickly: in the last 3 months, we have added 16 people to the team and were listed in Globe and Mail’s Top Growth Companies for 2020.
We are looking for a Production Manager who has experience managing growth and working with fast-paced change in the food, nutraceuticals or similar industries. They will be in a key leadership role focused on facilitating the strategic and effective growth of our production capacity so that we can continue to scale successfully.
Our production facility and team are located in beautiful, downtown Victoria, BC.
About the Role:
As VitaminLab’s Production Manager, you will oversee all aspects of producing our end product: vitamins. This includes the manufacturing processes, production, machinery, safety, inventory, production supplies/equipment and shipping/receiving. Your role will ensure we safely produce high quality products in the most efficient, timely, and cost effective way possible, while constantly innovating and improving quality.
The Production Manager will leverage insight, experience and leadership skills to ensure production processes are an aligned, seamless and successful part of VitaminLab and that the production and shipping/receiving teams are engaged, well-supported, happy, growing successfully and achieving production goals every day.
Prior experience increasing production capacity at a high-growth company, leading teams through significant changes, and creating procedures to meet evolving needs are key for this role. The successful Production Manager will have a thoughtful, strategic approach, be familiar with Lean Production or Six Sigma principles, and have experience in a GMP environment.