16 Jun 2020  Anywhere


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Job Description

Dartmouth, NS

Our client, a large, well respected company specialized in heavy lifting and transportation is looking for a Branch Manager for their Dartmouth, NS location.

Their ideal candidate will be responsible for the safety, leadership and management of the day-to-day activities of their operation team.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Promote and demonstrate a commitment to safety
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with and ensure regular communication with internal and external stakeholders
  • Promote a positive labour/employee relations climate and teamwork at all levels of the site.
  • Work with all levels of internal and external management to coordinate operational and administrative activities
  • Ensure effective delivery of service to all levels of internal and external customers
  • Build and promote a culture of team-wide leadership behaviors
  • Long term planning and strategy development to deliver continued value to our client
  • Seek out and explore opportunities for continuous improvement in all aspects of the business including safety, operations, and commercially
  • All the above with be completed in accordance with Irving Equipment quality and standards polices.



  • 3-5 years of supervisory or site management role experience, preferably in a unionized environment within an industrial or construction industry
  • Strong leadership capabilities, with an ability to inspire others to act as leaders
  • Experience and knowledge in heavy lift and heavy haul would be an asset
  • Strong ability to manage relationships across a wide network
  • Post-Secondary Education, preferably in the Engineering, Technical, or Business field of study
  • Strong Financial acumen
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to manage multiple work fronts
  • Ability to effectively manage time and effectively make decisions with limited information
  • Proactive, detail oriented, and a sense of urgency is a must
  • Strong communication skills and ability negotiate
  • Ability to think critically & problem solve
  • Proficiency in MS Office

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Job Categories: Construction, Engineering, Sales, and Transportation. Job Types: Full-Time.


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