Fabrication Foreman

Laurens, South Carolina
03 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview:

CB&I's Fabrication Services Group is currently searching for a Fabrication Foreman at its Laurens, SC location. This position will supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers, such as inspectors, precision workers, machine setters and operators, assemblers, fabricators, and plant and system operators. Other duties may be assigned.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Calculate labor and equipment requirements and production specifications, using standard formulas
  • Confer with management or subordinates to resolve worker problems, complaints, or grievances
  • Confer with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments
  • Demonstrate equipment operations and work and safety procedures to new employees, or assign employees to experienced workers for training
  • Determine standards, budgets, production goals, and rates, based on company policies, equipment and labor availability, and workloads
  • Direct and coordinate the activities of employees engaged in the production or processing of goods, such as inspectors, machine setters, and fabricators
  • Enforce safety and sanitation regulations
  • Inspect materials, products, or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions
  • Interpret specifications, blueprints, job orders, and company policies and procedures for workers
  • Maintain operations data such as time, production, and cost records, and prepare management reports of production results
  • Observe work, and monitor gauges, dials, and other indicators to ensure that operators conform to production or processing standards
  • Plan and develop new products and production processes
  • Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production goals
  • Read and analyze charts, work orders, production schedules, and other records and reports, in order to determine production requirements and to evaluate current production estimates and outputs.
  • Recommend or implement measures to motivate employees and to improve production methods, equipment performance, product quality, or efficiency
  • Recommend personnel actions such as hirings and promotions
  • Requisition materials, supplies, equipment parts, or repair services
  • Set up and adjust machines and equipment
Basic Qualifications:
  • Typically is a college/university graduate or has equivalent experience
  • Develops competence in own area by performing routine work
  • Has basic knowledge of theories, practices and procedures in a discipline or skill
  • Applies knowledge and skills to complete own work
  • Understands relationships between work processes and the business
  • Is aware of costs related to own work
  • Organizes own work to meet deadlines set by others
  • Communicates information, asks questions and checks for understanding
  • Builds team effectiveness skills within own work team
  • 7+ years relevant experience
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.