Joinery Workshop Foreman

The Attic Room Retail Ltd
LE16 7TB, Market Harborough
A basic annual wage of £31,200 is offered and this will be supplemented with overtime hours
05 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Joinery Workshop Foreman

The Attic Room Retail Ltd

Job purpose:

To manage the daily operation of the Retail workshop, making sure that deadlines are met whilst ensuring a high level of manufacturing quality is maintained.

This position will require bench work to be combined with this management role.

We anticipate the balance of bench work to management to be around 30%-70%. We operate a 40 hour standard week, however around 60 hours each week would be required during our peak production times.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Day to day management of the Retail workshop
  • To ensure that all workshop staff adhere to company rules
  • Monitor quality output from our workshop staff ensuring deadlines and job hour allowances are met
  • Monitoring stock and material levels and placing orders where necessary
  • To liaise with the management team in regards to daily collections and deliveries
  • To organise site teams as and when required for installations
  • Forward planning will be required should late/early shifts be required to meet particular deadlines

Key Skills required:

  • Effective time management
  • Extremely organised and self motivated
  • Supervisory experience within the industry
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of materials and production techniques
  • Ability to read and work from technical drawings
  • Good man management skills