At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”.

Founded in 1930 and headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, Vicwest is a leading supplier of quality exterior building products for all segments of the construction industry across North America.

Career Success Begins With Vicwest – At Vicwest, the key to our success is the continuing success of our people.

What you can expect from Vicwest:

  • A SAFE Work Environment: Safety is our first priority
  • Competitive Wages
  • Long-term Employment Opportunities
  • Continuous Opportunities for Advancement
  • Dental and Health Benefits
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Service Recognition Program

AVAILABLE POSITIONS:

“Our Reputation Stands on What We Build”

At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”. We are currently looking for a Quality Coordinator to join our Stratford office.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

POSITION SUMMARY
The Quality Coordinator reports directly to the Quality Assurance Manager and is responsible for supporting the day-to-day functions of a quality management system.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Gather and enter data and perform routine analysis for reporting quality performance and related activities
• Initiate and follow-up on corrective actions and verify internal compliance
• Assist the Quality Assurance Manager with national quality audits
• Update QA logs and generate quality reports
• Implement and maintain QA manual and other quality documentation
• Assist and work with other departments to ensure QA policies/procedures are implemented and standards are being maintained
• Respond to quality related inquiries from internal and external customers
• Train new hires in quality procedures
• Assist in other quality assurance duties as directed and assigned by the Quality Assurance Manager

SKILL, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• Post-Secondary degree or diploma in Quality, Engineering, Manufacturing Technology or related discipline.
• 1-3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
• Demonstrates excellent communications, training and leadership skills; with proven project management talent
• Problem solving skills and capable of making decisions based on collecting and analyzing data
• Strong knowledge of lean tools and methods such as Five S, Six Sigma, Kaizen and root-cause analysis, certifications an asset
• Familiarity with ISO 9000, 14000, 43000 would be considered an asset
• Experience in construction products industry an asset
• Results driven to deliver value and cost savings

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Interested in this role?
Apply via email today vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands on What We Build”

We are currently looking for a Production Coordinator to work in our Kensington Truss office
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

Position Summary
The Production Coordinator is accountable to the Assistant-Operations Manager and is responsible to complete data entry for Truss sales orders, production BOM’s and routing’s, schedule delivery and ensure customer service by answering questions and make regular follow up.

Key Accountabilities
• Create and enter orders in an internal system;
• Schedule and plan BOM’s and routing’s and print paper work for delivery and also work with the Assistant-Operations Manager to schedule production thought MVP;
• Send designed jobs to customer for review and approval;
• Ensure customer service by answering the phone and coordinates the conveyance of information to the right person;
• Update regular production reports;
• Do minor purchasing for the requirements of a Truss plant.

Qualifications
• High school diploma or (GED)
• Experience in customer service
• Excellent Communication/Interpersonal skills
• High level of PC expertise – MS Word, Excel and Outlook
• Knowledge of the field of construction will be considered an asset
• Experience with SAP will be considered an asset

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Interested in this role?
Apply via email today vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands on What We Build”

At Vicwest, we are “Building for Tomorrow”.

At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for a shipper/receiver in our Kensington Truss plant.

Position Summary

The shipper/receiver position would be doing all duties relating to shipping and receiving inventory and finish products in and out of the Truss plant.  The Shipper/receiver has to load, unload and move material within or near the plants with forklifts.  The person will provide help to the drivers when needed.

Key Accountabilities

  • Load and unload materials
  • Operating equipment such as forklift, winch, crane or conveyor to move materials to and from designated areas.
  • Help Drivers when required.
  • Moving inventory materials within or near the plant.
  • Maintaining a clean and organize the warehouse and the yard.
  • Collaborate and assist co-workers.
  • Able to do minor maintenance as required
  • Perform other duties throughout the plant.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • Experience in operating and maintaining forklifts
  • 1-2 years of experience in a similar position an asset
  • Experience in maintenance would be considered an asset

INTERESTED IN THIS ROLE?
If you are interested in applying to this role, please send your resume to: vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands on What We Build”

At Vicwest, we are “Building for Tomorrow”.
We are currently looking for Production Supervisor (Trims department) to join our Victoriaville plant.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

Position Summary
The Production Supervisor is accountable to the Team Leader Operations and is responsible for streamlining production processes, keeping costs down, decreasing errors, meeting deadlines and supervising employees.
Key Accountabilities
• Provide advice to establish production standards, quality control and cost controls and obtain data regarding quantities, specifications, and delivery dates of products ordered for the trims department
• Conduct employee training including training for new and existing employees.
• Insure high level of quality
• Health and safety
• Respect all the policies of the company
• Work closely with the other Supervisors
• Manage inventory levels, control waste and if possible, provide strategies for improvement.
• Coach and motivate employees.

Qualifications
• Minimum of five (5) years of experience in supervising staff in a unionized environment.
• A minimum of ten (10) years experience in manufacturing
• Knowledge of lean tools and methods such as; Five S, Six Sigma, Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping and root-cause analysis would be a definite asset.
• Experience with SAP is an asset.
• Ability to lead and supervise staff.
• Leadership skills
• Ability to motivate, influence and train employees.
• Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
• Bilingual (English and French) would be an asset.

 

 

INTERESTED IN THIS ROLE?
If you are interested in applying to this role, please send your resume to: vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands On What We Build”
At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for a Helpdesk Technician to join our Burlington office.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

POSITION SUMMARY
The Helpdesk Technician reports directly to the Infrastructure Manager and is accountable for providing support and customer service to users on company supported computer applications and platforms.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Serve as the first point of contact for customers seeking technical assistance over the phone, email, or in person
• Perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and asking pertinent questions
• Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by customers
• Walk the customer through the problem-solving process
• Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel
• Provide accurate information on IT products or services
• Record events and problems and their resolution in Vicwest’s ticketing system
• Follow-up and update customer status and information
• Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures

SKILL, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• Post-Secondary degree or diploma in IT, Computer Science or relevant field
• Proven experience as a HelpDesk Technician or other IT customer support role
• Tech savvy with working knowledge of office automation products, databases and remote control
• Excellent understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products
• Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues
• Proficiency in English and French
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Customer-oriented and cool-tempered disposition
• Strong time-management skills and ability to successfully handle multiple priorities

 

INTERESTED IN THIS ROLE?
If you are interested in applying to this role, please send your resume to: vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Our Reputation Stands On What We Build”
At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for a Demand Planner to join our Burlington office.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

POSITION SUMMARY
The demand planner is accountable to the Supply Chain Manager for accurately forecasting steel and distributed parts requirements used by our customers to create durable, sustainable and inspirational surroundings.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Accurately forecasts steel and distributed parts for use in supply planning and operational planning activities
• Establishes collaborative relationships with Sales, Marketing, Operations and Finance
• Leads and participates in regular rhythm forecast collaboration meetings with Sales & Marketing
• Develops and updates demand planning strategies and processes to improve forecast accuracy and analysis
• Establishes, maintains and documents demand planning processes, techniques and systems.
• Recommends and executes process & system improvement projects to drive forecast accuracy and inventory optimization
• Provides system maintenance and support
• Other supply chain related opportunities as assigned

SKILL, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• University or College graduate, in related industry/field
• Minimum 3-5 years of prior experience in a Supply Chain or Sales Operations role
• Advanced knowledge of Excel and proficiency in forecasting software
• Strong computer skills – MS Office including Sharepoint, and 3+ years SAP experience
• Analytical – has experience drawing actionable insights from large sets of data
• Strong Communicator – Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to adapt to a variety of situations with tact and professionalism
• Critical thinker with the confidence to independently make decisions
• Works effectively with others in the organization outside the line of formal authority to accomplish organizational goals and to identify and resolve problems.
• Fluency in French is considered an asset

INTERESTED IN THIS ROLE?
If you are interested in applying to this role, please send your resume to: vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.