Assistant Foreman - Industrial Equipment Setting

Position Title: Assistant Foreman - Industrial Equipment Setting
Location: Charlotte, MT
Salary Interval: Salaried, Non Exempt


Position Description

POSITION SUMMARY

The Assistant Foreman must work safely and productively on various sized equipment installation, rigging and steel erection project sites. A successful candidate in this role must be highly motivated and willing to complete any task assigned, along with performing the essential duties of the Foreman position when Forman is not available. All employees are expected to communicate, always build relationships with other team members and use good judgment. The Assistant Foreman is expected to have the ability to perform all duties of the positions preceding it in its specific career path, while being responsible and accountable to complete any other tasks assigned.



WILL ASSIST IN ESSENTIAL DUTIES
  • Fabricates metal parts, such as steel frames, columns, beams, or girders, according to blueprints or instructions from supervisors.
  • Unloads and positions prefabricated steel units for hoisting as needed.
  • Hoists steel beams, girders, or columns into place, using cranes or signaling hoisting equipment operators to lift and position structural steel members.
  • Verifies vertical and horizontal alignment of structural steel members, using plumb bobs, laser equipment, transits, or levels.
  • Cuts, bends, or welds steel pieces, using metal shears, torches, or welding equipment.
  • Forces structural steel members into final positions, using turnbuckles, crowbars, jacks, or hand tools.
  • Pulls, pushes, or pries structural steel members into approximate positions for bolting into place.
  • Bolts aligned structural-steel members in position for permanent riveting, bolting, or welding into place.
  • Assembles hoisting equipment or rigging, such as cables, pulleys, or hooks, to move heavy equipment or materials.
  • Dismantles structures or equipment.
  • Perform all assigned roles, responsibilities, and related work processes / tasks in the safest possible manner. Ensure that a safe, accident/incident- free work environment is maintained for all co-workers, customers, clients, suppliers, etc. at all times
  • Signal or verbally direct workers engaged in hoisting and moving loads, in order to ensure safety of workers and materials.
  • Test rigging to ensure safety and reliability.
  • Attach loads to rigging to provide support or prepare them for moving, using hand and power tools.
  • Select gear such as slings, shackles, chokers, and winches, according to load weights and sizes, facilities, and work schedules.
  • Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces, using chain falls, gin poles, gallows frames, and other equipment.
  • Tilt, dip, and turn suspended loads to maneuver over, under, and/or around obstacles, using multi-point suspension techniques.
  • Manipulate rigging lines, hoists, and pulling gear to move or support materials such as heavy equipment.
  • Clean and dress machine surfaces and component parts.



OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES
  • May take on responsibilities of the Forman when absent or unavailable.
  • May train or supervise others in job duties.
  • May perform a variety of duties including those of other positions.

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Position Requirements

Education and/or Experience
  • Must have 4 years of experience as a JourneymanReinforced Ironworker, Rigger or Millwright.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
  • Reads specifications or blueprints to determine the locations, quantities, or sizes of material required.
  • Directs and supervises the work of a crew of one or more trades.
  • Inspects work for compliance with company quality standards. Requires poor work to be corrected immediately to minimize issues.
  • Participates in hands-on work to complete the job.
  • Takes personal responsibility for fostering a safe workplace by following safety policies and procedures.
  • Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning toidentify the strengths and weaknesses of
  • Management of Material Resources - Obtaining andseeing to the appropriate use of equipment,facilities, and materials needed to do certain work.


Working Conditions
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions (including heat, rain, cold and wind) while wearing appropriate PPE.
  • Will work at heights, climb ladders and stairways, and may occasionally work on platforms/scaffolding using the appropriate fall protection requirements.



Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
  • Valid Driver's License - Preferred
  • OSHA 10 and 30-Hour Certification - Required; training provided by Wayne Brothers
  • NCCER Ironworker/Rigger - Preferred






Physical Demands
  • Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting, sitting and lifting.
  • Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, and pull objects, materials, controls and tools.
  • May be required to pick up, lift, carry and move up to 50lbs.
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions (including heat, rain, cold and wind) while wearing appropriate PPE.
  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs, masks/respirators, hi-vis safety vests, leather gloves and leather steel-toed work boots.





Equal Opportunity Employer

Wayne Brothers, Inc is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. Read our EEO/AAE policy.





PI145508725

Posted
09/02/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$30,000.00 - 46,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Location
Charlotte, VT 05445, US