Join our team

Warehouse Lead Hand - Winnipeg, MB

November 7, 2022
Winnipeg, MB
Job Type:
Full Time

Maxim Truck and Trailer

1860 Brookside Blvd

Winnipeg, MB R3C 2E6

Do you have a strong understanding of warehouse operations and supervisory experience?  We are currently seeking a WAREHOUSE LEADHAND at Maxim’s head office in Winnipeg. The successful candidate will ensure efficient parts service to customers by directing and supporting warehouse and delivery staff, supervising for accurate and safe distribution of truck and trailer parts.


  • Moving those staff to high performance by ensuring they have the correct skills and knowledge
  • Communicating including providing standards and measuring performance and providing feedback
  • Creating the work environment to make them the most productive.
  • Assigns jobs to warehouse staff and monitors accuracy and efficiency by inspecting work in process and work completed.
  • Picks parts based on computer generated pick ticket.  Places completed orders in branch bins or customer direct deliver section of warehouse.
  • Consolidates orders going to same location and packages for shipping.  Loads and unloads couriers and delivery trucks from other branches. 
  • Completes accurate associated paperwork.  For example, computer generated invoices for direct customer delivery or customer pick-up orders; creates packing slips for inter-branch transfers; completes credit card transactions for customers.


·         1 to 3 years’ experience in all aspects of a warehouse (order picking, shipping, receiving, dispatching, warranty, and inventory control)

·         Previous supervisory experience is preferred

·         Valid forklift certificate preferred

·         Driver’s license and own transportation required

·         Experience in the HD truck & trailer (or related) industry an asset

·         A team player with a strong commitment to the customer

·         Proven leadership skills - motivating, coaching, training

·         Ability to communicate effectively with varying levels of people

·         Flexible and adaptive to changing demands

·         Strong problem solving and decision making skills

·         Organized, sets priorities, meets deadlines

·         Ability to lift 80 pounds without assistance

·         Basic computer skills with MS Word/Excel, email, internet, keyboarding

·         Knowledge of Karmak business system an asset



·         Monday to Friday, 11:30 AM to 8:00 PM


Why choose Maxim?

·         A competitive hourly wage

·         Group benefits including health (drug card), dental & vision

·         RRSP plan with company match

·         Educational assistance plan

·         Employee referral $$ bonuses

·         Opportunities for advancement

·         Strong team environment

·         Support of a national company


More about us:

We provide quality transportation equipment, parts, and service to our customers.  Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, we are a full service truck and trailer equipment dealer with 17 locations from Vancouver to Montreal.  We are proud to be a Canadian company with over 500 employees in business for over 40 years.


Why not be a part of the Maxim team?  Apply Today!

We are always looking for team

members who can help us be better

today than we were yesterday.

Read More About Us

top 10 reasons to join the maxim team

We believe in giving back to the

communities we do business in.


troy hamilton holding a cheque with another man

Check Out Other Initiatives

people holding a cheque

Maxim Truck & Trailer Donates $50,000 to 10 Food Banks Across Canada

Read more

people standing around a sign

National Trucking Week Capped Off With a Truck Pull at Maxim Truck & Trailer

Read more

people standing in front of a truck

Maxim Truck & Trailer Raises Over $35,000 for Harvest Manitoba at Charity BBQ

Read more

man giving another man a sandwich

Maxim Gives Free Meals to Truck Drivers During Covid-19

Read more