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Fabrication Shop – Lead Hand – Bradford

Our client is looking for an experienced Fabrication Shop Lead Hand


Successful applicant will possess 7+ years supervisor experience in a fast-paced custom steel fabrication setting with a positive attitude.

What we are offering:

  • $28.00 – $40.00/hour
  • Fulltime Bradford


  • Monday – Thursday: 4:30 PM – 3:30 AM
  • Mandatory O/T when required

What will your responsibilities be?

The Fabrication Shop Lead Hand will be responsible for the health and safety of workers as well as ensuring the final product meets all workmanship criteria. He or She will also be required to interfere in the case of dangerous or unsafe work, as well as taking the necessary measures to correct poor workmanship. They will be responsible for building a team of professional tradesmen/women while empowering them to work together safely and efficiently.

What will you be doing?

• Oversee welding operations done through FCAW, SMAW, GMAW, SAW welding processes. (MIG / TIG / STICK welder)

•Adhere to Ontario Occupational Health and Safety act and regulations (R.S.O 1990, C.O.1).

• Enforce health and safety rules

• Oversee housekeeping of shop areas and any equipment that is related to it
• Ensure all materials are handled using proper material handling methods

• Co-ordinate and interface between fabrication and pre-fabrication activities
• Accurately record activities within system
• Document inventory and advise the processing lead hand
• Manage job duties and staff
• Supervise workmanship and communicate deadlines
• Report unsafe and damaged equipment
• Assess, monitor and document employee performance

• Inform shop foreman in the case of delay in the production schedule and justified
• Conduct training regarding fitting and welding if needed
• Make sure all approved welding standards are followed during the operation

What you bring to the position?

• 7+ years supervisor experience in a fast-paced custom steel fabrication setting

• 7 + years Supervisor Experience. 10-20 workers

• Fluent in English with excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
• Overhead crane and Forklift experience
• Knowledge and ability to enforce of the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety act and regulations • 5S knowledge / Lean Manufacturing experience is an asset but no required
• Ability to analyze and interpret engineering drawings
• Excellent team leadership and training skills
• Experience with metal core, hardwire and flux core is required
• Full Knowledge of Weld Symbols is required
• Ability to mount and prepare welding and or fitting jigs
• Blue print reading skills are required (Intermediate to advanced)
• Operate arc cutting equipment (arc-air)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $28.00-$40.00 per hour

Email your resume to: barrie@verticalsr.ca

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