Winter 2023 Co-op Production and Manufacturing Systems Analyst – Cape Breton Beverages

  • Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: December 12, 2022

Production and Manufacturing Systems Analyst


About the Position:


As the Production and Manufacturing Systems Analyst you are a self-motivated team player, willing to take initiative, eager to learn and thinks outside the box for solutions that will assist the company update its processes and procedures to become a more productive and efficient organization.

You would help us implement modern manufacturing processes such and assist with production planning and supply chain management as well as analyzing efficiencies and data management for improving the production process.


Work Location:

  • 65 Harbour Drive, Edwardsville, Nova Scotia
  • Position Start Date 03/01/2023
  • Number of Weeks 16
  • Number of Positions 1
  • Hourly Wage $15.00 – $26.00/hour depending on qualifications and experience.


Position responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with Internal Audit projects
  • Production planning modernization and supply chain management.
  • Predictive analysis and manufacturing orientated data management.
  • Analysis of efficiencies and implementation of Key Performance Indicators
  • Assist and implement Continuous Improvement projects and initiatives
  • FMEA (Failure Mode and Effects Analysis) for our manufacturing processes and products.
  • Production Control plans and process/document generation and implementation.
  • Data Analysis
  • Research of modern manufacturing processes such as lean manufacturing, Kanban, Kaizen and 5S methodology.
  • Document Review
  • Gap Analysis



  • Microsoft Office
  • Process mapping
  • Technical Writing
  • Capability to manage multiple priorities effectively
  • Team Collaboration
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, ability to convey ideas in a simple manner.


About the Corporation:

Cape Breton Beverages Limited is an independently owned Pepsi bottling franchise. The company has been operating in Cape Breton for over 40-years, and together with its sister company Trans-Atlantic Preforms Limited employs over 100-people in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality. We locally produce Pepsi, 7-Up, Schweppes, and Crush soft-drink products and distribute other beverages including Aquafina, Montellier, Bubly and Evian waters, along with Gatorade, Dole and Rockstar beverages to Cape Breton Island, as well as produce specific packages of Pepsi and other-branded soft-drinks for the rest of Atlantic Canada, Quebec, and Ontario. As part of the Pepsi family, we are focused on delighting our consumers by delivering high-quality products and exciting brand campaigns.


Cape Breton Beverages is committed to continuous improvement, building a diverse and inclusive work environment, and continuing to be active supporters of the community where we live and work. We know that our people are critical to our success, and we strive to be a company that people are proud to work for so that we can continue to employ Cape Breton families and continue to be active supporters of the local Cape Breton community for another 40+ years.


Please note this is a role funded by the provincial Co-op incentive so only open to students currently registered in a Co-op education program.


To apply please send your resume and cover letter to – Please note the role you are applying for in the subject line of the email.