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Foreman- Auburn, ME

Company Name:
OldCastle
Oldcastle Precast is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more. With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Precast is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality and service in cutting edge ways.
_Summary_
Works with Production Manager in the coordination and scheduling of work flow within or between plant functional areas to expedite production while producing a superior product.
_Essential Duties and Responsibilities_
Establish production, inventory and quality control standards
Prepare and distribute required daily reporting
Determines work procedures, prepares work schedules and expedites workflow
Coordinate and work with manager and workers for timely production of all jobs, maintenance of normal inventory and development of new products
Oversee inspection of products to verify conformance to specifications and directs setup and adjustments of machines; estimate, requisition and inspect materials and supplies
Interpret company policies to workers and enforce safety regulations
Maintains harmony among workers and resolves grievances
Authorize time and production records for direct reports
Analyze work orders to determine material and machine to be used
Participate in the development of work plans
Examine defective machinery to determine cause of the malfunction and perform repairs or refers to maintenance crew
Set up and operate machinery
Inspects work in progress and finished product
Enforce safety regulation
Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of equipment
Analyze and resolve work problems
Maintains time and production records
Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed
_Supervisory Responsibilities_
This position may have direct reports as specified by organizational hierarchy and shift specifications and will carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organizations' policies and applicable laws.
_Qualifications_
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.
_Requirements / Education / Experience_
High School diploma, 1+ years of related experience or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Must have project management abilities and a solid understanding of workflow processes as well as being able to work with timeliness and accuracy to specified deadlines
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent; as well as able to draw and interpret bar graphs
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
Encompass supervisory skills while maintaining a team atmosphere
Conduct self with integrity and ethical practices
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to relate with every level of the organization effectively
Demonstrate ability to delegate and/or authority where applicable
Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
_Physical Environment_
While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of time
Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 40 lbs.
_What Oldcastle Offers You_
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
_About Oldcastle_
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
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Oldcastle Precast is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
EOE / M / F / Vet / Disability
Oldcastle Precast is part of the Oldcastlecareers(TM) network.
City: Auburn
State: Maine
Postal/Zip Code: 04210

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