Fast paced and rapidly growing scenic construction shop located in the Brooklyn Navy Yard is looking for an experienced Shop Foreman.

Summary/Objective

The Shop Foreman supervises all work done in scene shop, with responsibility for maintaining a safe working environment and safe work procedures for all shop employees, while maintaining and improving production efficiency. Accomplish manufacturing staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.

Duties

-Supervises fabrication and maintenance of production.
-Plan and direct layout of equipment, workflow, and assembly methods, in conjunction job leads.
-Ensure all tasks are completed efficiently and safely, meeting customer delivery expectations.
-Maintain safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources; maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures.
-Maintain staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; developing personal growth opportunities.
-Assign and monitor shop projects.
-Maintain quality control and service by enforcing organization standards and procedures.
-Consult on construction techniques and project completion.
-Monitor production progress and report status of work in progress in regard to daily and weekly goals.
-Supervise care and maintenance of all scene shop tools and equipment.
-Monitor and maintain stocks of materials and supplies.
-Maintain responsible judgment and mature interpersonal relationships through supervision of shop staff.

Competencies

-Strong knowledge of scenery construction
-Ability to read constriction drawings
-Decision making
-Verbal and written communication
-Organizational skills
-Scheduling
-Attention to detail
Software:
-Microsoft Office Suite
-Google Suite

Supervisory Responsibility

-Supervises fabrication and maintenance of production and all shop staff.

Work Environment

-This job operates in a commercial warehouse.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit for extended periods of time, stand and walk; The employee must be able to use hands to manipulate, handle or feel; and can reach with hands and arms.

This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, up to 100 pounds.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm. Extended hours may be necessary.

Travel

-Travel is not expected for this position.

Experience / Skills


Experience
- 3 years as chop foreman
-10 years in scenery business

Competencies

-Strong knowledge of scenery construction
-Ability to read construction drawings
-Decision making
-Verbal and written communication
-Organizational skills
-Scheduling
-Attention to detail
-Supervisory Responsibility

Software:
-Microsoft Office Suite
-Google Suite

About Scenic Corp. of N.Y.


Fast paced and rapidly growing scenic construction shop located in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. We are full service shop with over 30,000 square feet of space. The shop consists of carpentry, welding, painting, cnc routing, and graphic printing departments. We have been in business for over 17 years, servicing clients' needs for corporate events, television, concerts, marketing and advertising and much more.