Operations Supervisor

The British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) is an unaccredited employers association currently consisting of fifty-four member companies which consists of ship owners, bulk operators, stevedores, general cargo and containers. We believe in achieving long term sustainable results by supporting and investing in our employees.

Vancouver, BC

BC Maritime Employers Association

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Full-Time | 1 year Contract

Salary + Benefits

Overview: We require a self-motivator with a high level understanding of best practices in adult education combined with a strong understanding of instructional methods, program development and training procedures. Previous experience delivering supervision, on-the-job training and a proven track record in managing people in a unionized environment is an asset. The candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills and a customer service oriented attitude. Some travel and working flexible shifts is required.
Responsibilities: Reporting to the Director &ndash; Training, Safety and Recruitment, the Operations&nbsp;Supervisor is responsible for: <br /> <ul> <li>Day-to-day supervision of unionized worksite trainers and for directing the successful safety</li> <li>Delivery and continued improvement of BCMEA&rsquo;s waterfront training programs</li> <li>Provide regular coaching, guidance and evaluation to trainers to ensure trainees receive fair, consistent, effective and timely training within specific timelines and budgets</li> <li>A high degree of interaction with the Association&rsquo;s member companies and Union representatives</li> <li>This is a full-time position, for a one (1) year contract</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Candidates should a hold diploma or degree in a relevant discipline, CRSP certification, or a trades ticket</li> <li>Ideally possess appropriate education related to operating equipment or inventory management and teaching adults complemented by 3 to 5 years of work related experience</li> <li>Knowledge and experience in health and safety management would be an asset</li> </ul>