The Foreman position is responsible for directing the efforts of the warehouse operations staff on 2nd shift (hours 3p-11p). The Foreman is responsible for ensuring all work is coordinated, minimizing downtime, reviewing the daily personnel needs and recommending OT and reduction in hours as necessary, as well as safely shipping quality product on time and performing daily safety inspections. Additionally, the foreman will work closely with the Inside Sales and Production Planning departments to determine machine scheduling based on customer delivery dates, material availability, processing requirements, and logical methods of distribution. Other responsibilities include notifying sales with problems affecting on-time delivery, monitoring aged inventory to ensure material turnover and effective space utilization, training and developing warehouse staff as appropriate, conducting formal and informal performance reviews and supporting all other processes on and between shifts with a pro-teamwork attitude while overseeing all production employees and acting in a supervisory capacity.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Prior plant management and/or steel supervisory experience required.
Knowledge of operations efficiency, Trumpf lasers, slitting operations, leveling operations, plasma/oxyfuel burning equipment, and other divisional equipment a plus.
Other qualifications include high energy and drive, strong business and data analysis skills, excellent organizational and time management skills, outstanding oral and written communication skills, precision instrument measurement skills, strong administrative support and computer skills (Excel, Word and PowerPoint), as well as the ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels in the company.
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