Shop Foreman

Houston, TX 77049 | Temp To Hire

Post Date: 08/10/2018 Job ID: 45327 Industry: Industrial Pay Rate: $25.00-$27.00

Shop Forman
The Shop Foreman supervises and coordinates the activities of small groups of Helpers, Fitters & Welders within the Houston Fabrication shop. Responsibilities include instructing skilled and semi-skilled employees in performing their assigned work performing various manufacturing, maintenance, and repair work on oilfield drilling equipment in a shop environment. This is a temp to hire position paying $25-$27/hr !!


  • Manage small and large fabricated projects per scope of work provided
  • Ensuring all machine/tools used in the assigned area are properly certified and calibrated as required and up to the task
  • Read and interpret drawings allowing manufacturing to build to the design intent
  • Provide expected delivery times to the Manager or Supervisor on all items being fabricated and repaired that the fabrication shop is managing
  • Ensure fabrication personnel are performing all actions in accordance with Company standards to include safety, conduct, and proper use of company resources
  • Identify training needs required in the shop operations
  • All other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • 5+ years relevant work experience, fabrication of heavy steel items
  • 1+ years of experience is a supervisory or leadership position
  • Must have and maintain a valid state-issued driver s license and be eligible to drive
  • Company vehicle including the ability to meet requirements of Company s Vehicle Use
  • Must know welding codes, example AWS and ASME
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish
  • Strong computer skills within MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to conduct and lead Daily Pre-Tour Meetings in English & Spanish
  • Knowledge and experience fabricating multiple types of structures, tanks, and other oilfield equipment
  • Ability to work on a task both alone and with workers as needed to assist in daily activities and delivery requirements
  • Knowledge and familiarity with industry and quality standards (ISO, API, OSHA, AWS)
  • Knowledge and ability to understand of Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS) per specific job
  • Must be willing to work extended schedules that will include working days; and occasionally nights, weekends and holidays and be on call after hours as needed

Rubi Hernandez
Recruiter - Hablo Español

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