PNP Pharmaceuticals, established in 1999, has rapidly grown to become one of Canada’s largest contract manufacturers of nutritional supplements. We provide unique and innovative formulations to our client’s specifications. Today, PNP Pharmaceuticals manufactures high quality nutraceuticals and OTC products for markets worldwide.

During this challenging time, the health and safety of our employees, our stakeholders, and our standard of maintaining high quality products are our priority. We have taken additional measures to combat this difficult period. These measures include but not limited to social distancing and implementing pre-shift protocols to ensure we continue to protect our employees and workplace.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Responsible for the planning and execution of production processes
  • Develop, standardize and maintain Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
  • Provide update to Production Manager of the KPI status
  • Work with other departments to implement the company’s policies and goals
  • Procure and monitor the efficiency of production department including but not limited to equipment, processes and human capital
  • Focuses on developing more efficient method of producing the company’s goods
  • Facilitate process workflow and support production in improvement initiatives
  • Lead team in manner that emphasize honesty, professionalism and trust
  • Review and analyze information data and trends from the production area
  • Define issues and provide solutions to mitigate risks
  • Confident in dealing with unexpected problems and being adaptable in bringing production issues to a quick and complete resolution
  • Review employee’s performance and identify training needs
  • Putting together production reports for both managers and employees


Additional Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Ad hoc tasks, assignments and responsibilities to support the Production department and PNP, as assigned by Production Manager


  • University degree is required, with preference of degree in Business Administration, Industrial Engineering, or similar relevant field
  • Proven work experience in Lean Manufacturing required
  • Minimum 3 years of production supervisory or assistant manager position
  • Experience in nutraceutical, pharmaceutical or food manufacturing would be an asset

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong computer skills, with excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and ERP software
  • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Pro-active and takes initiatives in problem solving
  • Data analysis skills
  • Ability to work independently, under the Production Manager and as a part of Production Team
  • Knowledge of procuring materials, labor needs through the Production process
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with production personnel and other departments
  • Leadership skills, with proven ability to lead production team
  • Proven ability to work and manage diverse workforce
  • Ability to adapt in fast-changing environment and priorities
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects while under pressure

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply directly to, with your resume and subject of “Production Assistant Manager”.

We thank all applicants in advance for your interest in PNP Pharmaceuticals, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Hours: 9:00am to 5:00 pm – Monday to Friday (This is the typical hours for the role but it may varied dependent on the company and department’s needs)