Electrical Shop Foreman

Established electrical equipment refurbishing company seeks experienced shop foreman to join the team! Prior military experience is a huge plus!

  • Easton, PA
  • $75,000 - $90,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Hunter Prater
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A bit about us:

Our client is a growing but established electronic refurbishment company based in the greater Allentown, PA area.

Why join us?

Family atmosphere
Never had a layoff in their entire company history (50+ years)
Opportunity to manage a crew of 15 direct reports

Job Details

Job Details:
We are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated Permanent Welding Shop Foreman to join our dynamic team. This position requires a hands-on leader with strong technical acumen and a passion for excellence. The successful candidate will oversee the daily operations of our welding shop, ensuring that all activities align with company standards and objectives. This role demands a strong understanding of electrical troubleshooting, high voltage testing, insulation resistance, oil sampling and analysis, substation operations, welding, blueprint understanding, GTAW, fabrication, circuit breaker repair, and transformer repair.

  • Oversee the daily operations of the welding shop, ensuring all activities comply with safety and quality standards.
  • Lead a team of welders and other staff, providing guidance, training, and feedback as necessary.
  • Perform high voltage testing, insulation resistance testing, and oil sampling and analysis.
  • Carry out maintenance and repairs on substations, circuit breakers, and transformers.
  • Utilize GTAW and other welding techniques in the fabrication process.
  • Understand and interpret blueprints, ensuring all projects align with these specifications.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve electrical issues in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Coordinate and manage project schedules, ensuring all deadlines are met.
  • Implement and enforce safety protocols, ensuring a safe and productive work environment.
  • Continually evaluate operations and processes, identifying areas for improvement and implementing changes as necessary.

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role within the Manufacturing industry.
  • Proven experience with electrical troubleshooting, high voltage testing, insulation resistance, oil sampling and analysis, and substation operations.
  • Strong welding skills, with experience in GTAW and other techniques.
  • Solid understanding of blueprints and the ability to interpret them accurately.
  • Experience with fabrication, circuit breaker repair, and transformer repair.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and a keen eye for detail.
  • Commitment to maintaining a safe and productive work environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Relevant certifications or qualifications would be advantageous.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Easton, PA
Job Type
$75,000 - $90,000