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Production Manager



Quebec City, QC, Canada
Posted on Friday, April 21, 2023

LeddarTech’s mission is to improve safety and quality of life for travelers, commuters, workers, and mobility industry professionals by enabling applications that reduce traffic congestion, minimize the risk of road accidents, and improve the overall efficiency of road transport. Our values set the roadmap for what we stand for, and are at the core of everything we do.

  • We wish to contribute to society by improving mobility and quality of life.
  • We create wealth through innovation, unique Intellectual Property and expertise that meet market needs and customer expectations.
  • We engage in win-win partnerships to accelerate technology deployment and adoption.
  • We are committed to our success, and we are willing to surpass ourselves to reach our goals.
  • We recognize our team’s talent, expertise, professionalism, and creativity as an integral part of our success.


Production Engineering

  • Participate in design reviews to ensure the manufacturability of systems according to manufacturing criteria and applicable standards (DFM AND DFT)
  • Participate in design reviews of tooling and various fixtures required in production to ensure simple, repeatable and safe use
  • Make the necessary decisions for product optimization at both the manufacturing and assembly levels to maintain quality and optimize costs
  • Identify and manage projects to optimize assembly and product processes for continuous improvement and cost reduction


  • Establish production/delivery dates and maintain a production schedule to ensure on-time production and deliveries as agreed upon with customers
  • Manage operations and ensure the availability of manpower, raw materials, equipment, tools and parts to meet production targets as planned
  • Set up performance indicators
  • Ensure that quality, health and safety standards, and policies and procedures are respected and consistently applied, and ensure harmony between all stakeholders

Other Activities

  • Implement and maintain programs related to personnel management, the training process, quality control and equipment maintenance
  • Recommend measures to increase productivity and improve work methods
  • Participate in improving work organization and production methods according to the principles of continuous improvement in order to meet the company’s strategies
  • Perform all other tasks compatible with duties
  • Ensure that team objectives are defined and that technical decisions are made

The ideal candidate for this position will have

  • Relevant training in high-tech manufacturing production management
  • 3 years of progressive experience
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement tools (DMS, 5S, PDCA, PVA) (an asset)
  • Good knowledge of the Office Suite
  • Strong skills and understanding of the Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) System
  • Experience in a lean manufacturing environment (an asset)
  • A natural ability to approach employees and ensure a positive and constructive atmosphere at all times
  • The ability to develop, propose and implement solutions to problems involving inter-personal relationships with all stakeholders under his/her responsibility and across departments
  • The ability to communicate both orally and in writing
  • The ability to demonstrate flexibility in the face of frequent operational changes
  • Good judgement and knowledge of time management principles
  • Customer-service oriented
  • A strong concern for quality, health and safety
  • Bilingual (French/English) both orally and in writing

Your LeddarTech Environment

  • Flexibility: Many positions in the organization allow for flexible work hours.
  • Collaboration: As a lean organization, everyone’s input matters. You will have the opportunity to influence our technology roadmap and contribute to our common success.
  • A Thriving Work Environment: Our offices are modern and be assured you will never have a boring day here.
  • The Right Tools Provided: Regardless of your position, we will outfit you with all the tools you need to be successful.
  • Investment in Learning: Opportunities to attend seminars, trainings, and conferences to enhance your skills.

#Envision the Road Ahead!