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Mechanical Shop Foreman at Underwater Engineering Services, Inc. in Fort Pierce, Florida

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:

EOE Statement Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. (GPI) is a multi-discipline engineering firm providing planning, design and construction services for transportation infrastructure and building system projects throughout the United States for over 50 years. Ranked in the Top 100 Firms by Engineering News Record, GPI is a forward thinking, innovative firm with a culture that is committed to excellence and fosters staff empowerment. For more information visit: GPI offers excellent benefits, including a 401(k) plan, ESOP, medical/dental/visions plans, and vacation/sick/personal time and more. GPI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Category Safety
UESI is looking for a Mechanical Shop Foreman to join our Fort Pierce, FL office. The Mechanical Shop Foreman is responsible for planning, scheduling, performing, directing, and evaluating the repair and servicing of equipment.

  • Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Report any unsafe condition or behavior immediately to your supervisor.
  • Be able to pass pre-employment drug screening and possible background check.
  • Comply with UESI's "Zero Tolerance" towards the use of drugs and alcohol. Reporting any suspected abuses to management.

  • Manage and maintain work environment safety, perform inspections, and ensure adherence to company safety policies regulations daily.
  • Train and mentor new and existing technicians, leading by example and attention to detail.
  • Routinely advises, consults and helps subordinates by prioritize and delegate tasks to employees.
  • Excellent mechanical and organizational capabilities.
  • Responsible for equipment repair schedules and records, including meeting any deadlines or requests by other employees.
  • Responsible for purchasing any necessary parts to complete repairs.
  • Oversee the loading / unloading of equipment headed to and returning from the field.
  • Document inoperable equipment, make repairs, or call in 3rd party mechanic as required.
  • Demonstrate dependability, thoroughness and excellent verbal communication skills.

Position Requirements
Minimum Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:
  • Qualified candidate must have a valid driver's license and retain a clean motor vehicle report (MVR) for final consideration.
  • Ability to read and understand plans and direction given in the English language
  • Ability to write in English
  • Possess the ability to stand on your feet for approximately 3 hours minimum a day up to 8 hours a day.
  • Possess the ability to traverse a construction job site consisting of uneven ground varying in height and consistency of material Variation of elevation 12" or less (mud, gravel, rutted ground etc.)
  • Possess the ability to climb and leave a ladder to a platform varying from 6 feet to 20-foot extension
  • Possess the ability to ride and work from a mechanical aerial lift or bucket truck up to a height of 100 feet
  • Be physically able to don, wear and operate personal fall arresting apparatus.
  • Be able to work at a height 6' or higher utilizing a Personal Fall Arresting System.
  • Be able to wear and work using GPI standard PPE, i.e. hard hats, safety vest, work boots, safety glasses/goggles
  • Be able to lift and or carry a weight of 30-50 lbs. (concrete inspection specimens and required equipment)

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Shift Days
Position Shop Foreman
Division Underwater Engineering Services, Inc.
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt
Location UE25 - Main