Lead Hand in Training

DUXTON is currently looking for a candidate with the desire to become a Lead Hand in Training, in a manufacturing environment of fiberglass windows and doors. DUXTON is a dynamic and growing business, with many young staff, offering great career development paths for enthusiastic, skilled, and hard-working individuals.
This position would suit graduates from Cabinetry and Woodworking Technology, or possibly related fields to manufacturing, including Mechanical Engineering.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working on-line assembling frames
  • Developing leadership skills to assist teams in achieving productivity and quality targets
  • Handling paperwork (manage work flows and prioritize orders)
  • Learn how to manage team members and their priorities
  • Performing quality control audits
  • Participating in the plant’s Continuous Improvement program (5S, etc)

  • A passion for manufacturing
  • Hands-on skills and experience with tools
  • Excellent people skills
  • Committed to continuous learning
  • A desire to become a team leader (various department opportunities)
  • Ideally a post-secondary education in carpentry or a related field
Please submit resume only if you fit the qualifications. Compensation is dependent on experience and education.