Structural Steel and Welding Foreman


Building and Construction

Advert ID



High Point

Job Type




Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Raleigh Engineering - (USA) 701 Corporate Center Drive Suite 375 NC Raleigh , NC 27607 Phone : 919-755-5804



Job Description

* Supervise structural steel department to include welding and fabrication

* Day-to day management and supervision consisting of manual welding, spot welding, robotic welding and grinding teams spanning two shifts in a fast-paced production environment (have robotic plasma equipment and will be adding a robotic welding system this year).

* Proactively improve existing or develop new welding processes, develop new or modify current welding methods, techniques, and procedures.

* Provide technical support to manufacturing operations, engineering, estimating, quality.

* Define and document welding procedures, work instructions, tooling requirements to guide production and welding personnel relating to specification requirements, restrictions, material processes, pre- and post-heating requirements, unusual fabrication methods, welding of critical joints, inspections and, equipment maintenance.

* Monitor and control efficiency regarding production processes.

* Meet project schedule and ensure product meets quality standards.

* Promote and enforce safety policies and lead morning safety team meetings.

* Identify problems and implement solutions relating to quality, schedule, safety, product design, changing customer requirements, cost improvements, and measure results.

* Be an active member of the plant safety/chemical response team.

* Track and manage budget throughout the production cycle.

* Ensure all equipment is operational and periodic maintenance is current and documented.

* Review drawing packages prior to project start date to ensure all information is present and correct.

* Perform various personnel actions including, but not limited to, hiring, performance appraisals, promotions, transfers and vacation schedules.

* Any other job-related duties as may be assigned.

Here's a summary of who we're seeking:

* Knowledge of A.I.S.C., welding, metallurgy, structural steel, blue prints, and paint processes preferred.

* Welding experience to include familiarity of weld standards and weld system standards, weld instruction

* Commitment to quality and continuous improvement.

* Good verbal and written communication skills.

* General understanding of applicable product design.

* Good understanding of lean manufacturing processes.

* Personal computer skills - ERP systems, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Project, and Google Workspace.

* Knowledgeable in safety and Hazardous materials requirements and procedures.

* Must be able to demonstrate leadership skills, coaching, and problem solving.

* Skilled in plant safety and construction requirements.

* Ability to coordinate multiple projects, people, and functions.

* Accept every challenge to meet product specifications.

* Vision for success and the ability to develop quality employees.