Heavy Equipment Service Foreman

Minot, North Dakota
Installation, Maintenance & Repair
Job Type
US$ 35.00 - US$ 40.00 per hour, $35 - 40 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Michael Smith, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is looking for a Heavy Equipment Service Foreman in the Minot ND area. The Heavy Equipment Service Foreman is responsible for the efficient use of shop space and equipment, and for coordinating the work load of the service department. In conformance with customer orders and requirements, advises and makes recommendations to the customer and makes decisions with respect to the best interest of the service department. This position reports to the Service Manager.

Direct Hire Opportunity
Pay $35-40/hour DOE

- Mentor shop technicians and provide the technical assistance necessary to develop diagnostic, safe, clean, efficient and effective high quality work
- Manage and review each work order for accuracy before closing
- Work with the Service Manager on scheduling the work
- Maintain shop supply and shop tooling
- Complete a final inspection on all completed jobs
- Work with Service Manager on customer calls, scheduling and controlling labor required
- Perform or direct walk around inspections of components/equipment for repair/remanufacturing needs
- Help with field work orders when service clerk is not available
- Assist shop technicians in repair circumstances and provide technical assistance necessary to develop diagnostic, safe, clean, efficient and effective high quality work
- Perform final inspections once repairs are complete
- Review each work order for accuracy before closing (labor posting, sublet repairs, internal & external parts, etc.)
- Work to minimize un-applied time, update the duty board daily and maintain technician work loads
- Ensure all shop tools and equipment required to perform repairs are kept in good and safe operating conditions
- Maintain a clean and safe shop environment and replenish shop supplies as needed

Working hours: To be determined

--2 year technical degree in diesel technology or management or equivalent experience
--Extensive heavy construction equipment background with dealership experience preferred
--Solid shop floor management knowledge with supervisory and management training necessary
--Must have strong diagnostic skills
--Strong computer skills required
--Maintain excellent communications skills, both oral and written
--Maintain excellent customer relations and
--Strong organizational skills
--Maintain high employee morale
--Attain short- and long-term objectives through good management and planning
--Should be personable, highly motivated, a problem solver, ethical, and able to adapt to all forces around them to include customers, suppliers, coworkers, and manufacturers
--Works in an efficient and effective manner
--Contribution to departmental and product line goals

To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/fargo
If you have any questions please contact Michael Smith at 701-412-2914

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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