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Fabrication Shop Foreman

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

We currently have a permanent and full time Workshop Foreman opportunity available, with a well-established and reputable Metal Fabricator company based in Sheffield. The role will involve supervising the shop floor, mainly the Press Brake and Welding departments.

Our client is a long-established company, who are one of the leaders in design and manufacturer of Stainless-Steel building products and produce a wide range of components from support systems, fixings, flooring and access equipment.


Salary will be between £30,000 - £34,000 dependent upon experience


The right candidate must be willing to work regular days, Monday to Friday.

Standard hours are 08:00am until 16:30pm but must have a positive attitude to being the first one there and the last one out.

Key Responsibilities:

Supervising the Press Brake and Welding department/Leadership competencies

Ensuring strict adherence to H&S rules. PPE, Manual Handling

Planning and progressing high volume, short lead time bending and welding production

Leading shop floor meetings to plan days production and report issues

Identifying and implementing targeted process improvements to achieve efficiency improvements and maximise flow

Highlighting production issues early

Person Specification:

Must have Press Brake experience and knowledge

Knowledge and experience of Welding is advantageous

Must have proven Team Leading/Collaboration experience

Ability to work under pressure

Confident and able to make decisions

Key Skills:

Supervision and leadership

Knowledge of H&S principals

Knowledge of Metal Working - Press Brake and Welding

Understanding/Interpreting Engineer Drawings

Knowledge of Production and KPI's

If you feel this role is right for you, get in touch now!