The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Foreman in San Antonio, Texas
The essential duties and responsibilities are listed below. Other duties may be assigned.
Maintain safety within each shop through awareness of surroundings and potential hazards. Notify Safety Coordinator when hazards are found, make immediate corrections of unsafe work practices and review areas of concern with Supervisors and location Manager.
Meet production guidelines by scheduling workable cars into shop based upon Plant Manager's guidelines and individual crew abilities.
Determine appropriate makeup and staffing levels of crews by evaluating workable care availability, car repair production forecasts and enroute car list.
Ensure that crew has adequate equipment by continually evaluating equipment requirements of crews and individuals. Arrange equipment requisition through purchasing department as needed.
Assist Plant Manager with development of goals and objectives for crews.
Maintain the efficiency and product quality of the work crews by establishing goals and providing needed training to achieve stated goals. Counsel employees and crews when goals are not met, taking corrective actions as needed.
Assist in hiring of employees by interviewing applicants and providing evaluation to hiring supervisor.
Establish goals and objectives for assigned supervisors.
Evaluate assigned supervisors' job performance by providing a written appraisal for Plant Manager to review. Review performance appraisal with each supervisor and provide new goals and objectives.
Maintain the training program for employees by providing all needed maintenance updates, conducting periodic meetings, and ensuring proper certification of employees. Ensures that training programs are clearly documented and that employees sign off as required.
Ensure the accuracy of daily and weekly time cards by auditing daily time cards each morning for prior shift and auditing weekly time cards for correct time off.
Ensure the accuracy of Car Billing Papers by confirming that all repairs have been signed-off by operator and inspector, that all par numbers are included and correct and that all repairs are authorized by the customer.
Manage facility in absence of Plant Manager and report to General Manager as needed.
Company: Gunderson Rail Services, LLC
Functional Group: Operations