FOREMAN, SHEET METAL

Our Client requires to fill the following position for a new project in one of the Islands in the British Indian Ocean Territory.

POSITION: FOREMAN, SHEET METAL  1 POSITION

OVERVIEW: Sheet metal foremen supervise and coordinate activities of the craft personnel engaged in the fabrication, installation, and repair of sheet metal products, systems, and structures.

DESCRIPTION OF JOB TASK AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists the Superintendent by providing input to identify key success factors for the Sheet Metal crew.
  • Provides leadership to cause the creation of organizational structure and processes required to fully execute the requirements of services and is responsible for the execution of Sheet Metal services, quality, subcontractor performance, and construction cost.
  • Evaluates Sheet Metal service execution for compliance to contract, design data, schedule, cost budgets, and quality, advising the project team of status, issues, impacts, risk, and cost influence factors on the to-go scope.
  • Maintains the short-range look ahead plans and discusses all deviations with the Foreman.
  • Reviews and monitors cost and man-hour budget for installation process develops an equipment and tool requirement plan and reviews it with the Superintenent.
  • Select the gauge and type of sheet metal based on products being fabricated or installed.
  • Supervises and coordinates activities of craft workers.
  • Interprets specifications, blueprints, and work orders.
  • Interprets company policies for workers and enforces safety regulations.
  • Establishes and adjusts work schedules based on equipment, materials, and capabilities of personnel.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems.
  • Coordinates project activities with other trades.
  • Coordinates with Shop Supply and Material Expediting personnel to ensure adequate repair parts and supplies are available to support maintenance requirements.
  • Helps coordinate the movement of materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work sites.
  • Maintains records, tools, and equipment, and performs various clean-up and housekeeping activities.
  • Observes and follow all safety rules and procedures, including trench safety and wearing required personal protective equipment.
  • Performs other duties and activities as directed.

BASIC JOB QUALIFICATIONS: (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Must be able to operate all basic sheet metal-related shop equipment and precision measurement tools associated with the trade.
  • Must be able to read, interpret blueprints and design and follow engineering drawings, specifications, and instructions.
  • Must be able to perform physical activities such as, but not limited to: moderate lifting, bending, standing, climbing, or walking.
  • Must speak, read, and understand the English Language.
  • Must pass overseas medical screening and be in good health.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS: SPECIAL CERTIFICATIONS OR TRAINING

  • Completed TESDA course in Sheet Metal Training is a plus or
  • NITA Artisan Sheet Metal certification is a plus or
  • NSQF-approved training for Sheet Metal Worker trade under ATS: Level 6 is a plus

EDUCATION:

  • Must have at least a High School diploma, Technical or Vocational course Graduate is required.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have at least five (5) years of experience in various types of sheet-metal work, metal fabrication, and installation with at least 3 years of experience as Lead Man or Foreman.

MANDATORY REQUIREMENT

Only candidates with valid passports are encouraged to apply. 

Qualified and interested applicants who meet the specifications to send their CV, to recruitment@amsol.co.ke, and clearly indicating the position on the email subject line.

Salary is paid in dollars and the breakdown is as follows:

If one work for 40hours per week – $ 458.70 (Net Salary)

If one works for 48hours per week – $ 550.44(Net Salary)

Other benefits include;

  • Free meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) will be provided.
  • Laundry facility – Available.
  • Overtime: Work in excess of 8 hours per day or work performed on a rest day and/or holiday, will be paid at the base salary rate.
  • Overtime: Work in excess of 8 hours per day or work performed on a rest day and/or holiday, will be paid at the base salary rate.

Please note these are being reviewed on rolling basis.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

For your application to be considered please adhere to the above instructions