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  • Exciting opportunity to expand your career.
  • Join a dynamic and fast-paced team environment .
  • Enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

Foremost is one of the largest, most geographically diverse industrial manufacturers in Western Canada, specializing in oil & gas, heavy oil, mining, waterwell and construction equipment. With more than 640,000 square feet of manufacturing space and over 1000 employees across Alberta, Foremost is well positioned to meet and exceed clients’ expectations. For more information about Foremost, visit www.foremost.ca/about


Foremost has an immediate opening for a full-time Coating Foreman located at our facility in Lloydminster, Alberta.  This position has the responsibility of the day-to-day operation of the coating department.  Scope includes coating and painting fabricated product, direct supervision of subordinate workers, care and condition of facilities and equipment, and cooperation/collaboration with other shifts and departments.


  • Conform to quality control standards and construction specifications, drawings, sketches, layout boards, etc., and/or verbal instructions
  • Read, understand and follow working instructions/directions, policies, procedures and safe work practices
  • Ensure coating staff are properly trained to execute duties in an efficient, profitable and safe manner
  • Oversee regularly scheduled maintenance
  • Create coating reports to track progress, efficiency and bottlenecks
  • Ensure all workers follow the company safe work procedures and legislated safety requirements
  • Maintain frequent contact with QC and Production to ensure all coating requirements are met
  • Apply resins and solvent drying paints materials to fabricated products
  • Operate and service all equipment associated with coating
  • Responsible for the compliance with all WHMIS and environmental regulations regarding the storage, use and disposal of hazardous chemicals


  • 10+ years of working experience in a coating environment
  • NACE Coating Inspector Level 1/2/3  would be an asset
  • Familiarity with tank, vessel and pipe coating
  • Ability to calculate values in Metric and Imperial
  • Understanding of coating products, application methods, equipment and procedures
  • Ability to give and take clear direction, verbal and written
  • Intermediate computer skills

Foremost offers all employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

 Submission Deadline: June 9, 2017


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Are you eligible to work in Canada? (required)
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Do you live in the Lloydminster area or are you willing to relocate? (required)
 I already live in or around Lloydminster. I am willing to relocate. No, not willing to relocate.

Do you have a NACE Coating Inspector Level 1/2/3? (required)
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How many years of experience do you have in a coating environment? (required)
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Are you able to calculate values in Metric and Imperial? (required)
 No Yes

Please provide a brief outline of your familiarity with tank, vessel and pipe coating, if any.

Do you have any of the following?
 None WHIMIS H2S Fall Protection Confined Space training

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