Brandt Truck Rigging & Trailers is currently seeking a Leadhand for our Nisku location. This position will be responsible for coordinating and directing the workload of the 7 on 7 off day shift of the Service Department for maximum efficiency and productivity while providing quality repair work.
Duties & Responsibilities
Assists with the assignment of jobs and work areas to Service Department employees according to their skills and knowledge on the 7 on 7 off day shift.
Assists in the appraisal of repair orders coming into the Service Department and may participate in repairs. May review repair orders for accuracy and completeness
Directs and assists in the diagnosis of machine problems of technicians and apprentices
Inspects and repairs all special tools. Recommends new tooling as required
Advises Shop Foreman or Service Manager of all customer complaints
Assists the Shop Foreman or Service Manager with coordinating and conducting quarterly safety meetings
May fill the Shop Foreman’s role in their absence
May arrange for and participate in re-conditioning of used equipment and set-up of new equipment
May approve the release of equipment for delivery to the customer
May assist in providing performance feedback for service technicians and staff to the Shop Foreman or Service Manager
Other duties as assigned
Ability to work multiple shift patterns including but not limited to 12 hour rotating shifts.
5+ years’ experience as a HD Service Technician
Journeyman Certificate or Red Seal & CVIP certification
Ability to lead others
Ability to write and speak effectively to individuals and groups
Ability to use standard desktop load applications such as Microsoft Office and internet functions
Class 1 driver’s license an asset
Fork lift license preferred