- Full Time
- Hawley, MN US
The Yard Foreman is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Yard at the Taracon Plant. This position will work closely with leaders of the logistics team and the production team.
This is a working foreman position. It will be 25% of the time in the office and 75% working on the crew in the yard where needed
Work closely with Logistics Team to establish a daily schedule for loading trucks with outbound product.
Coordinate Trailers to be set up with Racks/Dunnage that is required from Logistics load out plan.
Manage the loading crews to work together to get loads done efficiently and to get crews to work together as a team.
Inventory dunnage/racks/hardware needed for loads.
Work closely with the production crews to forecast product coming out of the plant.
Coordinate with Production Manager to plan for daily scheduling of stock piling pieces in the yard.
Plan for appropriate layout in the yard for efficient space for each project.
Inventory wall racks/blocking to make sure they do not run short of either one.
Unload Hollow Core carts in a timely manner to rotate them back into the plant when they need them for stripping.
Work Closely with Maintenance Manager for work needed on cranes and equipment.
Help Schedule down time for equipment for annual maintenance/inspections.
Inform Maintenance of equipment needing repair.
Work with Human Resources to manage open positions.
Assist with determining open positions and department numbers based on needs
Review applications for open positions
Assist with interview process
Help with new hire selection process
Assist with onboarding and coordinate training process for new hires
Help work with Q-cast
Be the point of contact for all office staff for yard needs
Manage the crews to help each other both stockpile product and load product, crews should always be busy even if their main task is complete.
Execute other duties as assigned.
- Required: High School diploma or the equivalent.
- Required: 2+ years’ experience supervising a team.
- 401(k) match up to 6%
- Dental insurance, 100% company paid (including family)
- Health insurance, 100% company paid (including family)
- Vision insurance, 100% company paid (including family)
- Short-term and long-term disability, 100% company paid
- Paid time off in addition to 9 paid holidays
- Year-round indoor work
- Monday – Friday, 7am – 5pm Schedule
- Teamwork atmosphere
- Weekly pay
- Lunch provided daily