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Yard Lead Hand in Langford at WSB Titan

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Company: Slegg Building Materials

Location –  2901 Sooke Rd, Langford, BC V9C 3W7


Slegg is Vancouver Island’s choice for building materials and home improvement products. Our team is made up of dedicated and hardworking individuals who together create a rewarding and welcoming work environment.

Our Langford -EWP location is currently seeking a highly motivated and customer-focused individual for the position of Yard Lead Hand. The Lead Hand is responsible for the supervision of yard staff to ensure objectives are met safely and efficiently. Together with other team members the Lead Hand delivers excellent customer service.


Key Responsibilities

  • Supervise and direct yard staff to maintain safety and efficiency
  • Maintain company standards regarding productivity and customer service among all employees in the department
  • Obtain and follow direction from managers and ensure a high level of effectiveness
  • Schedule and assign work to other employees
  • Maintain a clean organized yard
  • Act as an ambassador of the company with all employees and customers
  • Ensure regulations, company policies, and procedures are followed by staff
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Job Requirements

Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum two years of experience in a related position
  • A valid forklift certification with a minimum of two years of experience
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license is an asset
  • A broad knowledge of building supplies and home improvement products
  • Superior leadership and organizational skills
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as team
  • Available to work flexible hours including evenings
  • Physical requirements include:
    • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs
    • Standing for long periods of time
    • Pulling, pushing, bending and torso twisting movements with weight



  • Wages – competitive wages based on the market and experience
  • Benefits
    • Health benefits including drug and dental coverage, practitioners, vision, disability and life insurance
    • Retirement savings – RRSP or other
  • Perks – Company discounts (employee pricing, mobile phone plans, gym membership), recognition and training programs, opportunities for career advancement, group events and more

If you feel Slegg is a good fit for your career goals and skillset, we invite you to apply and look forward to reviewing your application.