Enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION
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
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY
Foremost has an immediate opening for a full-time Sandblasting Foreman located at our facility in Lloydminster, Alberta. This position has the responsibility of the day-to-day operation of the sandblasting department. Scope includes sandblasting, 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 blasting staff are properly trained to execute duties in an efficient, profitable and safe manner
Oversee regularly scheduled maintenance
Use sandblasting equipment with specified media
Use and service of equipment associated with sandblasting
Maintain frequent contact with QC and Production to ensure all blasting requirements are met
Responsible for the compliance with all WHMIS and environmental regulations regarding the storage, use and disposal of hazardous chemicals
5+ years of working experience in a sandblasting 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
Excellent communication skills including conflict management and negotiation
Foremost offers all employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.