Shop Foreman

Location: North Battleford, SK, Canada
Date Posted: 01-31-2018
E Construction Ltd. is one of Western Canada’s largest paving contractors, with over 650 employees helping us provide our products and services throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories. Our equipment fleet and shops are among the most modern in our business. We take pride in our employees and place a high-value on establishing a workplace where people are challenged and respected every day.

We are looking for a professional and enthusiastic Shop Foreman, to work full-time in our North Battleford shop.
 
SUMMARY
Reporting to the Area Manager, the Shop Foreman is responsible for planning, scheduling, performing, directing, and evaluating the repair and servicing of equipment. 

The responsibilities of the Shop Foreman include, but are not limited to:
Provides employee training.
Creates and manages employee schedule.
Oversees daily work of employees. 
Maintains work records and files.
Assigns duties to shop workers.
Assists in repair, construction, maintenance or other tasks involved in work orders.
Reviews work completed to ensure it is up to quality standards.
Enforces all health and safety policies in the shop.
Ensures that all deadlines are met.
Assists employees in on-site health or safety emergencies.
Inspects and cleans shop equipment.
Fixes equipment and machinery as necessary.
Orders supplies.
Ensures that shop area is clean, organized, and free of dangerous or hazardous material.
Other duties as required.

REQUIREMENTS/EXPERIENCE
Journeyman Red Seal Heavy Duty Mechanic
Class 5 Operators License
Knowledge of various types of construction equipment
Strong communication skills
Minimum 3 to 5 years experience in a supervisory capacity, preferably as a Shop Foreman.
Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 lbs. on a regular basis.
Must Comply with Drug and Alcohol Testing as well as Fitness Testing.

Willing to work overtime, as required.

WHATS IN IT FOR YOU?
We are pleased to offer the successful candidate an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits, including a pension plan, educational assistance, company provided accommodations (for those who qualify), excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more. 

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume by clicking the “Apply Now” button below.
 
We thank all candidates for their interest in a position with E Construction Ltd., however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  
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