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Operations Shift Supervisor


LOCATION: Sault Ste Marie - Ontario  - Canada 


Tenaris is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of steel pipe products and related services for the world’s energy industry and other industrial applications. Our customers include most of the world’s leading oil and gas companies as well as engineering companies engaged in constructing oil and gas gathering, transportation, processing and power generation facilities. Tenaris is the leading supplier of tubes and related services for the world’s energy industry and certain other industrial applications. Our mission is to deliver value to our customers through product development, manufacturing excellence, and supply chain management. Tenaris employs around 22,000 people from more than 30 countries. Join us today and advance your career in this well-respected industry!

We are looking for an Operations Shift Supervisor to join the team in our Finishing Premium line. The role will be exposed to a fast-paced, team-based work environment in which strong leadership skills would be a great asset. 


  • Manages shift in a production facility
  • Directs employees
  • Follows up on productivity, downtime, delays, and quality KPIs
  • Performs quality, and safety inspections
  • Follows up on training requirements
  • Interfaces with maintenance on routine and non-routine items
  • Performs accidents and incidents investigation
  • Manages Safety and Quality actions to be implemented
  • Reports on daily productivity and delays
  • Analyzes and provide solution for critical failures
  • Interfaces with ancillary departments (Safety, Quality, Maintenance, SUCH)
  • Complies with Tenaris policies, procedures and management standards, and ensures adherence with all laws and regulations that apply to the area of responsibility.
  • Proactively motivates, coaches, communicates with and develops his/her staff and manages HR related activities in line with Human Resources norms and procedures. Protects from damage, theft or misuse the facilities, equipment and other physical resources assigned to his/her area. 


  • Relevant technical diploma or degree and previous experience 3-5 years in an industrial, manufacturing environment required


  • +10 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Mechanical design and drafting, CAD preferable, an asset
  • Ability to perform failure analysis and provide solution-based ideas
  • Ability to manage and rotate in shift work
  • Good knowledge of software such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook


  • Previous experience in the Oil and Gas industry an asset
  • Intermediate Excel and Office skills
  • Safety and Quality minded, detail oriented, with strong follow-up and analytical skills, Boots on the ground personality, interpersonal skills to work with all levels of the company 

Tenaris offers a competitive salarycompany-based bonuses, and a comprehensive benefits package, including an employer paid pension plan (RRSP and Defined Contribution plan). In some instances, relocation assistance may be provided.

Diversity & Inclusion

As a global leader, our foundation was built on diversity in all its forms, including culture, gender, creed, race, nationality, and generation. With diversity among our people, we gain diverse thoughts, abilities and perspectives that keep us both innovative and competitive. Our diverse and inclusive workplace – rooted in our values of safety, ethics, transparency and open communication – brings together remarkable people and enables them to be themselves.

With representation from across our Canadian operations, Tenaris has an active Diversity & Inclusion committee that is working to advance a diverse and inclusive workplace through strategic initiatives.

Tenaris is an equal opportunity employer, valuing diversity in employment. Tenaris is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require an accommodation for a disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please advise the Human Resources Department.

If your experience and knowledge match our requirements, please apply at

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those that match the criteria required for the desired profile will be contacted.

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