Tool Room Lead Hand

STKRM · Kitchener, Ontario
Department STKRM
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Roberts Onsite’s team is growing! If you are a committed and collaborative professional looking to contribute to a hard-working team, this opportunity is for you. The Tool Room Lead Hand position is located in Kitchener, Ontario and reports directly to the Resource Manager.

The Resource and Tool Room team at Roberts Onsite:

The Resource and Tool Room team manages our fully equipped on-site warehouse that has the small and large tools, materials, and equipment our tradespeople use. The Tool Room Lead Hand will take an active role in ensuring that our construction crews have the equipment and tools they need to complete their work.

A Little About You:

You have a strong work ethic and adjust quickly to changing priorities and conditions. You have a keen eye for detail and are willing to take the steps necessary to see a task through to completion. You are calm under pressure, have a positive attitude, and can adapt to any situation. You are passionate about tools and equipment, and are eager to learn more about them! You are an effective communicator and collaborate well with others. Even in the heat of the battle you can maintain an aura of cool professionalism. You are always willing to roll-up your sleeves to dig in and support the day's activities. 

Your Role and Essential Job Functions: 

  • Prepare all tools, equipment, and stock to fill orders;
  • Receive orders and returns;
  • Record all items being shipped and returned;
  • Inspect, test and maintain small tools;
  • Co-ordinate repairs of damaged tools and re-certification of out-dated tools;
  • Monitor and track tool room inventory and co-ordinate restocking with Tool Room Supervisor;
  • Deliver orders to job sites when required;
  • Maintain a clean working area;
  • Participate in weekly safety talks;
  • Participate in after-hours on-call rotation;
  • Act with the best interest of Roberts Onsite at all times;
  • Other duties as required.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED required;
  • Valid full G license with clean driving record;
  • Knowledge of tools (or a willingness to learn);
  • Good communication and problem solving skills;
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple tasks;
  • Ability to work on your feet for a majority of the day;
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs;
  • Ability to work within a team and promote mutual respect for co-workers.


  • Compensation based on experience and education.
  • Hours: 44 hours per week, Monday to Friday, overtime available.
  • Dental, health and vision benefits package.

The Team You Will Be a Part of:

Roberts Onsite is one of Ontario’s largest multi-trade contractors providing high-quality construction services, and turn-key solutions for industrial, commercial, and institutional clients across Southern Ontario. For over 80 years we have been delivering electrical, mechanical, millwrighting, and rigging expertise for all types of building services, and process machinery installations.

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    Kitchener, Ontario
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