Reporting to the Production Manager or designate, the Shop Foreman is responsible for the supervision, coordination and effective scheduling of workers to meet production targets and quality standards. Responsibilities include the training of staff in production methods, safety, policies and procedures, as well as the identification and correction of potential work problems and health and safety issues. In the course of duty the Shop Foreman will be expected to prepare and maintain a range of reports and hold responsibility for effective budgeting for their area. Through the effective management of targets, goals and production efficiencies, the Shop Foreman will ensure the ongoing success of the plant floor. The role requires advanced reading, writing, mathematical and computer literacy. The role may require the employee to be trained in the use of Tow Motors, Cranes, WHMIS, and First Aid.