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Our client is a committed full-service trade show and event marketing firm that specializes in design, management and delivery of memorable trade show exhibits, live events, and experiences.  They deliver innovative and effective solutions for show services and event planning ranging from large corporations to small businesses.  With global facilities and a specialized team they are determined to exceed expectations and drive results.

They are currently seeking a Shop Foreman to join their team in Las Vegas. The Shop Foreman manages each project through its entire lifecycle ensuring projects are delivered on time, on budget and meets/exceeds client expectations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee department schedules adding department shifts as needed, to meet production requirements.
  • Track completion of work, document usage of resources and maintain production schedule.
  • Review schedules with management to ensure projects are up to date, accurate and staff is scheduled accordingly.
  • Be at the forefront of current industry trends including new technologies, machinery research and material testing.
  • Be involved with short-term and long-term planning and management of space requirements.
  • Be responsible for the maintenance and care of all company-owned department machines and troubleshoot equipment as necessary.
  • Proactively seeks out clarification on information from managers and corporate where instructions are vague. Suggest improvements in method and approach where
    appropriate.
  • Identify, establish, and maintain a ‘ready stock’ inventory of materials and hardware required for department use.
  • Inventory all project materials and hardware received and stored at the company’s facility.
  • Issue Purchase Order requests for the departments required tools/equipment, materials, and hardware.
  • Identify developmental and training needs of department staff and the appropriate
    resources required for training.
  • Regularly assess incumbent performance and address performance issues in a timely manner and participate in disciplinary action as required.
  • Maintain a safe work environment and ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with the company’s Health and Safety Policies.
  • Promptly report incidents, hazards, accidents and/or safety concerns to management.
  • Ensures department staff follow the company’s time and attendance procedures.
  • Ensure department timecards and time sheets are properly managed and completed in a timely manner
  • Set production goals managers and reports progress to appropriate parties.
  • Act as the liaison between the corporate office and the shop department.
  • Be hands-on with fabrication as needed; ensure all fabrication is done to a high-quality standard and in good timing.
  • Review and approve both submittal and production drawings for following: construction, efficiency, overall dimensions, cost, material sizes, build accessibility, ease of installation, and all information required by production.
  • Analyze engineering drawings and specifications or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces, sequence of operations, and set up requirements; Plan and map out project fabrication strategies.
  • Develop a systematic library that documents how components should be designed to increase e1ciency in design and fabrication.
  • Flexibility to travel as needed.

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5+ years experience in structural fabrication or similar trade.
  • 5+ years experience as a supervisor in a fabrication facility.
  • Ability to schedule and delegate work.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings.
  • Ability to consult and advise staff on fabrications methods.
  • A desire to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Proficient problem-solving skills.
  • Dedicated team-player.
  • Excellent communication skills. Proficient in Microsoft Suite
Location: Las Vegas (on-site)
Salary: $75k-$80k
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