Welding Production Manager - Midnight Shift

Carte International - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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CARTE International Inc. has been manufacturing transformers in Winnipeg since 1973. With over 360 employees, we are management-owned and have grown significantly to be a major supplier of transformers in our product range in Canada and the USA. CARTE is recognized as a manufacturer of high-quality transformers providing excellent customer service. The overall excellence of our people is one of the major reasons for Carte's success.

If you enjoy being a part of a dynamic team and are seeking opportunities for professional advancement, we invite you to apply! The company is currently seeking applicants for a Welding Production Manager for the midnight shift.


The Welding Production Manager for the midnight shift should be an energetic individual who can thrive in a fast-paced environment. The candidate is responsible for managing custom jobs and providing leadership skills to inspire a team of dedicated employees and to continue to make constant incremental improvements throughout their area of responsibility. The manager must possess a positive attitude, be a fit with the team and leadership requirements, and lead by example.


  • Knowledge and understanding of engineered welds and welding processes for pressure vessels and machined metal components using MIG, TIG, etc.;
  • Proven track record in achieving quality targets;
  • Knowledgeable in fabrication and welding, machining operations, engineered materials, gauging, calibration, and testing and inspection methods;
  • Resolve employee conflict and promote employee engagement;
  • Communicate within a team and supervise difficult situations in a professional manner;
  • Meet challenging deadlines in an efficient and profitable manner.


  • Minimum 5 years’ industrial production environment;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Welder;
  • Minimum 2 years’ previous supervisory experience in a unionized metal manufacturing environment;
  • Minimum Yellow Belt or equivalent Lean Manufacturing tools and methodologies to inspire continuous improvement and operating excellence;
  • Accredited CWB Welding Supervisor Certification considered an asset;
  • Maintain ISO 9001, CWB, and other certifications as required;
  • Read blueprints and engineering fabrication drawings;
  • Possess intermediate computer skills, specifically with MS Office.
  • A combination of education and experience may be considered.


  • Dynamic, initiative, enthusiastic, a positive attitude, adaptable, and open-minded;
  • Supervisory/management skills: planning, organizing, coordinating, prioritizing, and leading;
  • A sense of urgency and quick thinker;
  • Team player and team building skills.

To explore this opportunity, please send your cover letter and resume outlining how you meet the qualifications to:

Carte International Inc.

Attention: Human Resource Department

“Welding Production Manager – Midnight Shift”

1995 Logan Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R2R 0H8

Fax: (204) 694-0614

Email: careers @ carte.ca

Carte provides a comprehensive benefits program. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

We thank all those who apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants are asked to make their needs known in advance.

Carte is proud to be an equal opportunity employer with a long-serving workforce that includes diverse cultural backgrounds and encourages resumes from all qualified individuals. Preference will be given to candidates who most closely meet the knowledge, skills, and qualifications outlined.

Please note this position is available to Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or those with valid, open work permits only.

Job Type: Full-time


  • production: 5 years (Required)
  • welding: 3 years (Required)
  • supervisory in manufacturing: 2 years (Required)


  • Winnipeg, MB (Required)


  • CWB Welder Qualification (Preferred)
  • Welding Supervisor (Preferred)
  • Yellow Belt (Preferred)


  • English (Required)