Lead Hand Jobs in Winnipeg, MB at ATS Traffic

Title: Lead Hand

Company: ATS Traffic

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Location:Winnipeg, MB

Status:Permanent, Full-Time

Schedule:This position operates Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 with overtime as required. This position will be based in Winnipeg, AB but will be working on projects in and around Manitoba. Ability to travel and work out of town is essential.

About ATS Traffic

ATS Traffic is a family-owned business that has been getting people home safely since 1966. We provide traffic control, on-street services and signage products and services across Canada, currently operating out of offices in Edmonton, Calgary, Regina, Saskatoon, Langley, Kamloops and Winnipeg.

As the successful candidate you will demonstrate the ATS Traffic Core Values at work every day:

Do What’s Right
Our People Matter
Trust Through Teamwork
Striving for Excellence

About the Position

ATS Traffic Winnipeg is looking for a Lead Hand to join our team! This position will be responsible for overseeing our Installation and Repairs labourers in our On-Street Services Division.

The successful applicant will provide supervision, guidance and motivation to employees to help them reach their potential! This role is key in the mobilization of resources to ensure timely execution of daily events including proper installation of guardrail, high tension cable barrier, posts and traffic signs, BTI repairs and maintenance.

Are you looking for your next great opportunity? Are you passionate about traffic related safety? If so, we want to hear from you!

Continuous monitoring of install schedule, keep informed of daily activities, delegate assignments to staff as required.
Coordinate the repairs workload and perform repairs and administrative work as part of the team.
Repair BTI’s (message boards, Traffic lights, radar trailers, arrow-boards) and fleet vehicles as necessary.
Review and inspect work zone ensuring timely compliance with drawings, maps, plans and regulatory specifications.
Ensure any work zone deficiencies are corrected in timely manner.
Accountable for ensuring field crew members have appropriate training, certifications and mentorship.
Follow up with field crews for equipment documentation and time sheets, complete and submit daily.
Liaise with Install Coordinator to allow seamless communication between office and field work.
Daily Reporting of Progress.
Conducting full-cycle Performance Management for direct reports.

Approximately 1-5 years previous experience in a similar role. Preference will be given to candidates with traffic related install and repair experience, such as guardrail, barrier guard, and signage.
Previous supervisory and/or traffic control experience is required.
Ability to drive a one ton flat-deck truck.
Must successfully complete drug and alcohol and fit test. *Note: This includes the use of marijuana, medical or non. As this is a safety sensitive position there is a zero tolerance policy in place for cannabis use*.
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License is required.

Why Choose ATS Traffic?

We have always been a family-owned business. When you join ATS, you aren’t just a number: people remember your name and treat you like one of the family! You’ll be working with a team you can trust, and you’ll be excited to come in on Monday morning.

Other perks include:
RRSP Matching Program
Health Spending Account and Healthy Lifestyle Spending Account
Competitive benefits package
Regular company events like barbecues and holiday parties


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