Heavy Equipment Repair Shop Foreman
Kimble Companies is growing and we are in need of an additional supervisor to coordinate and direct truck and equipment mechanics; semi-skilled workers and field technicians in our Dover location for the mining side of our business! We are looking for energetic, upbeat and enthusiastic individuals who have a working knowledge of a shop atmosphere and the ability to be hands on and diagnose difficult problems and the ability to recommend repairs. This position understands Kimble Core Values and applies principles of Positive Leadership in supervision and requires someone with at least 3 year’s previous management experience. We want a hands on manager who leads by example and motivate a team both through their actions and words.
This position supervises the daily activities of truck and equipment mechanics, semi-skilled workers and field technicians in our heavy equipment shop. You will be responsible for guiding employees and providing regular feedback both verbally and with employee performance reviews on their completed work. We want to identify training needs and ensure that we are providing continually training for our employees.
This position must have knowledge of standard practices, materials, tools and equipment used in the repair and fabrication of trucks and heavy equipment. We overhaul and rebuild trucks, tractors, pumps and many other different types of equipment. Responsible for establishing and maintaining a clean, safe work ensure compliance with company policies. Reinforce daily safe work practices and the delivery of safety meetings and ensures that proper company rules, OSHA and MSHA rules are followed.
Communicate effectively with all levels of management, both internal and external to the department both verbally and in writing.
Ability to competently utilize a computer and use it effectively and it is an absolute must to be organized.
Must be insurable with our Insurance Company and able to pass a background check.
You will be required to lift up to 50 pounds and work outside inclement weather. The position could be both days and nights.
Kimble Company offers a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and Short Term Disability. We offer a 401k plan with company match, 10 days’ paid Vacation and Holidays after 90 days.
Kimble Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or national origin.