Rebar and Reinforcement Lead Hand

Shaw Precast Solutions - Lantz, NS (30+ days ago)

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Rebar and Reinforcing Lead Hand

Shaw Precast Solutions – Lantz, NS

The Shaw Group Limited is one of the 50 Best-Managed Companies in Canada and is one of Eastern Canada's leading natural resource manufacturers and community developers. Shaw Precast Solutions, a division of The Shaw Group Limited is known for our commitment to provide high quality concrete products since 1945 and we take pride in our ability to customize highly specialized products. We are currently hiring for a Reinforcing and Kitting Lead Hand.

Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Reinforcing and Kitting Lead Hand will help expand capacities at the Lantz Precast Facility, make a significant impact and drive change while working with Production Leads, Engineers and Senior Management. This exciting new position requires the successful candidate to take ownership, develop new best practices while building and developing their team.
Ø Active participation and leadership in further development of a strong safety culture

Ø Daily collaboration with Co-Leads and Plant Manager to meet and exceed goals and objectives

Ø Supervise, train and lead a group of 5+ employees

Ø Draw on experience to contribute in specifying metal working equipment and shop design

Ø Work directly with engineering department to create efficient design

Ø Participate and on occasion lead cross-function continuous improvement sessions

Ø Lead the kitting and staging of rebar to facilitate a smooth assembly process

Ø Lead toolbox discussions and address employee concerns


Ø High School diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent

Ø Five years of experience working for a dedicated rebar fabrication organization

Ø Five years of operating and maintaining automated rebar fabrication equipment

Ø Five years of receiving and organizing pre-fabricated rebar

Ø Thorough understanding of best practices for concrete reinforcing fabrication

Ø Ability to read construction drawings

Ø Effective attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy

Ø Maintains a high level of integrity, confidentially, and accountability

Ø Easily adaptable in the field as the demands of the plant change

Ø Safety and Quality minded

Ø Ability to work regular shift work and overtime as required
If this sounds like the right fit for you, please show your interest by submitting your cover letter and resume.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Extended Health Care
  • On-site Parking

Work remotely:

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