Fabrication Shop Foreman

Website Wood

Fabrication Shop Foreman Job Highlights

Title Fabrication Shop Foreman
Type Full Time
Experience 3 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Fort Myers, FL, United States
Company Wood

Company Profile

Wood provides performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream, and downstream oil/gas, power/process, environment and infrastructure, renewable, mining, and general industrial sectors.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Fabrication Shop Foreman with experience in the oil, gas, power, mining, and chemical fabrication or construction industry.

Educational Qualification

  • Not indicated, they may be required a High School Diploma

Work Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role


  • Actively participate in team meetings and provide recommendations on areas for improvement.
  • Acts as an interface between the Piping Designer, Construction Supervisor, and the Fabricators to review, distribute and address issues regarding IFC drawings
  • Command respect of the workforce and develop excellent working relationships with all other department personnel as well as client management.
  • Complete all relevant documentation inclusive but not limited to daily reports and Fabrication checklist and provide inputs for schedule updates and fabrication trackers for all work performed under their supervision.
  • Demonstrate good organizational skills; follow policies, procedures, and work practices, and develop improvements where necessary.
  • Ensure all necessary temporary equipment is maintained in a current operable and calibrated condition, and work crews are properly supplied with tools, equipment, and materials.
  • Ensure consumable control requirements are closely followed.
  • Ensure new crew members are suitably trained, qualified, and instructed on the project work scope and quality requirements.
  • Ensure the monitoring, witness, and inspection requirements of the Quality Control Inspection plan are followed and the required documents are completed.
  • Familiarity with all Company QA/QC and safety procedures/regulations and strictly enforces them with the workforce under his responsibility.
  • Lead and directly supervise Fabricators, Fitters, and Riggers engaged in activities related to various projects being executed both in the Fab Shop and on the client’s facilities.
  • Liaise with other discipline foremen to ensure the optimum coordination of activities and utilization of available resources, with the overall objective of successful completion of the project.
  • Optimize resources (manpower, equipment, and materials) to ensure efficient and timely completion of the works.
  • Perform fabrication assurance surveillances and complete relevant documentation.
  • Prevent wastage or misuse of equipment, materials, and tools.
  • Read, interpret, and follow method statements and procedures.
  • Responsible for planning, integration, and execution of fabrication and rigging activities, ensuring alignment with scope, method statements, and procedures
  • Supervise work crews to best utilize manpower and materials, and exercise discipline at the work site to prevent absenteeism, unsafe work practices, and inefficiencies.
  • Support in the review of resumes of new personnel assigned to ensure they are adequately qualified.
  • Perform all other related job functions as required.


  • Ability to delegate work assignments, set expectations and monitor delegated activities.
  • Ability to make decisions in a timely manner and exhibits sound and accurate judgment.
  • Ability to synthesize complex or diverse information.
  • Actively promotes and personally observes safety and security procedures, and proper use of equipment and materials.
  • Competent in reading and understanding specifications, drawings, and all other discipline-related project and engineering documentation.
  • Inspires and motivates crew members to work well and accepts feedback.
  • Must be able to work effectively and prioritize in a fast-paced, high-performance work environment.
  • Must possess good communication and supervisory skills. Must be a good communicator. Able to give instructions in an efficient and effective way to his workforce.
  • Must possess the ability to build relationships across a wide range of professional levels.
  • Operation of a variety of welding processes including SS, Aluminum, Carbon, and some exotic metals.
  • Operation of press brake, plate shear, ironworker, and plasma table
  • Seeks ways to improve and promote quality and demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Weld processes to include Mig, Tig, and Stick


  • Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required.

Employer’s Statement

Wood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

To apply for this job please visit woodplc-tradecraft-us-external.icims.com.

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