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Top General Foreman Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a general foreman. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of general foreman resumes they appeared on. For example, 9.1% of general foreman resumes contained foremen as a skill. Let's find out what skills a general foreman actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

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The six most common skills found on General Foreman resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Foremen

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Here's how Foremen is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Prioritized work assignments and assigned resources * Evaluated performance of first line foremen
  • Coordinated efforts of other crew foremen to ensure maximum efficiency.
  • Ensured foremen properly completed updates of drawings and one-lines.
  • Supervised 2 production foremen, and approximately 75 associates.
  • Manage approximately 65 maintenance craft including 5 foremen.
  • Concrete General Foremen Supervised concrete finisher, carpenter, and rod buster on a Peabody Coal Mine to build maintenance warehouse.
  • Managed job foremen who were responsible for all aspects of project performance, each with a crew up to 40 workers.
  • Supervised three (3) Foremen, each with the oversight of nine (9) employees working in different areas.
  • Reviewed work progress daily with the team of Electrical Foremen and took necessary steps to be in comply with client specs
  • Supervised foremen, process technicians, and 200 hourly union employees in injection molding, paint, and assembly departments.
  • Supervised up to 23 plumbers and two foremen and performed job assignments, scheduled maintenance, and base preventive maintenance.
  • Manage varying crews and foremen, working maintenance and capitol projects, of the entire North and South sites simultaneously.
  • Get foremen lined out with daily work assignments, gather and order material, 3 week look ahead, tracking progress
  • Managed four foremen in the Power and Recovery Boiler areas installing flues, breech, and building ventilation systems.
  • Promoted from Journeyman Steamfitter to Foreman, and then promoted to General Foreman of 40+ workers and 3 foremen.
  • Lead and controlled 3 Foremen and 12 Scaffold crews engaged in all activities concerned with the construction of scaffolds.
  • Promoted to a Journeyman Technician 8 months ahead of schedule, quickly promoted to Foremen within 6 months.
  • Supervised 3 foremen, up to 56 craftsmen, scheduled work assignments, ordered material, and spools.
  • General Foremen - Responsible for dirt, curb and sidewalk projects on a 12 million dollar job.
  • Administered the verification and signing of time sheets of 24 Expat labor foremen within the department.

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2. Safety Rules

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Principles or regulations that ensure the protection of people, objects, or the environment are called safety rules. These rules can be governing actions, devices, or procedures that help in minimizing the risks of loss, injury, or damage.

Here's how Safety Rules is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Performed regular inspections to ensure safety, quality, and productivity.
  • Promoted area safety rules and requirements.
  • Ensured that the work was performed safely and in accordance with CSX safety rules, AAR and FRA regulations.
  • Oversee field crew to ensure strict adherence to safety rules/regulations, and correct methods are employed.
  • Maintained all company Procedures and safety rules for all employees under my responsibility.
  • Enforced compliance regulations, safety rules, policies and working practices.
  • Assured sure safety rules were followed and all PPE was utilized.
  • Interpreted company policies and enforce safety rules & regulations.
  • Enforce all company policies and safety rules.
  • Enforced AllSafety Rules issued by Company.

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3. Safety Procedures

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Safety procedures are a set of standardized procedures, that ensures minimal to no risk to people, resources, and the work environment. A company follows the step-by-step safety procedures as it they not only keep the customers and the employees safe, but also help in avoiding legal claims.

Here's how Safety Procedures is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Perform weekly quality control self assessments for Power Generation Promotes safety awareness and complies with all applicable safety procedures and regulations.
  • Maintained a safe working environment by monitored safety procedures and equipment.
  • Developed and implemented safety procedures for all employees and sub-contractors.
  • Trained workers by methods of videos and hands on training for operation of equipment, safety procedures, and company policies.
  • Implemented safety procedures for loading and unloading trailers reducing injuries in the shipping and receiving departments by 20%.
  • Plan work for construction crew as well as oversee safety procedures, production cost, and quality of workmanship.
  • Reviewed, revised and implemented safety procedures which reduced workers' compensation costs and improved employee morale.
  • Train employees to safely operate equipment and to follow safety procedures and guidelines in their daily activities.
  • Designed and implemented safety procedures, ordered materials and tools and prepared and submitted QC reports.
  • Ensured all employees follow and perform rules and safety procedures per SOW/SOP for LOGCAP III.
  • Maintain and enforce safety procedures, company policies, and quality standards Other Project Assignments.
  • Address and maintain all safety procedures and testing procedures for testing equipment.
  • Give training of employees about method of work and safety procedures.
  • Revise safety procedures to meet the needs of my department.
  • Ensured that all employees followed strict safety procedures.
  • Planned and executed work with the proper tools and materials to maximize efficiency, while ensuring adherence to safety procedures.
  • Demonstrated equipmen t operations work and safety procedures to new employees and assigned employees to experience workers for training.
  • Insured all Plant, PPM's, and OSHA's required safety procedures were followed.

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4. Company Policies

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Rules and regulation set by a company that reflect the company's code of conduct are called company policies. These rules apply to people anywhere in the company. The policies may apply inside and outside of the workplace. Company policies are mentioned in an organization's handbook.

Here's how Company Policies is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Oversee adherence to company policies and safety protocols and ensure projects are completely accurately and on-time.
  • Implemented Company Policies and Procedures which increased department productivity in the Warranty Department.
  • Participated in the development, implementation and maintenance of all company policies.
  • Enforced labor agreement and company policies taking disciplinary actions when needed.
  • Direct and coordinate plant operations within company policies and Procedures.
  • Trained and instructed subordinates on company policies and procedures.
  • Implemented company policies of safety.
  • Attained a good understanding of company policies; assuring employee compliance using disciplinary actions, counseling, and documentation as needed.
  • Performed all personnel actions, hiring, promotions, transfers and discharges, in accordance with company policies.
  • Ensured proper employee orientation and training in job duties, safety issues, departmental requirements and company policies.
  • Recognized for outstanding enforcement and discipline of company policies, rules, and regulations.
  • Followed company policies to maintain work environment in a neat and clean condition.
  • Advise, and enforce employees of current company policies and procedures.
  • Enforce all company policies and OSHA rules and regulations.
  • Insured OSHA and company policies are followed by employees.
  • Provide Training on Company policies and procedures.
  • Versed in Company policies and procedures.
  • Maintained company safety standards Enforced all company policies and procedures

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5. Osha

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Osha stands for Occupational Safety and Health Administration that is a large regulatory agency based in the USA. This agency was created in 1971 and its basic aim is to ensure safe and healthy working conditions for working men and women. Osha had the authority of doing surprise visits to inspect and examine the working conditions in workplaces. They have been successful in reducing injury rates and improving worker conditions.

Here's how Osha is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Performed supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the current OSHA safety guidelines, local jurisdiction policies and applicable laws.
  • Ensured the company was compliant with OSHA regulations and legislation involving occupational safety and health activities.
  • Contributed to development of lead abatement procedures to meet OSHA requirements.
  • Mitigated regulatory risks by ensuring project conformance to OSHA regulations.
  • Inspect, evaluate work performed, local - federal regulatory and safety compliance: Frequent District and OSHA site safety inspections.
  • Implemented and operated under the principles of OSHA 5S: sort, set in order, shine, standardize and sustain.
  • Establish synergy through teamwork, cross functional focus groups, quality and safety in accordance with OSHA and real company needs.
  • Provide Safety Meetings/ Job Hazards and Technical brief for compliance within the guidelines of Federal requirements of OSHA and the NRC.
  • Researched, prepared and provided USDA, OSHA, HACCP and DOT training to all levels of operations staffing.
  • Enforce KBR's safety, work ethics and OSHA regulations to ensure maximum performance and safe working environment.
  • Performed safety checkups, and rules checks to make ensure employees were following OSHA and FRA rules.
  • Provide OSHA training and compliance, right-to-know and chemical handling training and safety initiatives for entire facility.
  • Administer and monitor all OSHA and TOSHA regulations as well as the fire protection and evacuation systems.
  • Worked directly with corporate EHS manager for all projects and any OSHA filing or requirements.
  • Constructed containers for the hazardous materials supplies in accordance with the DCMA and OSHA policies.
  • Prepared and submitted daily safety check list to insure OSHA compliance and company policy.
  • Enforce the proper use of protective gear and the mandatory requirement for OSHA compliance.
  • Implemented and maintained shop safety plan for all employees; satisfied all OSHA requirements.
  • Renewed forklifts/lulls licenses needed to be compliant with safety, OSHA and DOT regulations.
  • Conduct safety meetings and ensure compliance with OSHA and TECO health and safety requirements.

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6. Construction Projects

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A construction project is an organized process of constructing, redeveloping, renovating, or otherwise improving a building, or structure. The project phase begins usually as a broad criterion that is then made with the help of a brief, feasibility analysis, funding, and planning. The majority of construction projects are one-time jobs.

Here's how Construction Projects is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Steer negotiations of pricing with customers on large-scale construction projects, carefully balancing profit against customer value.
  • Directed strategic steel construction projects for a leading structural steel manufacturing and fabrication company in the Southeast.
  • Supervised the installation of electrical systems contained within small to medium-scale commercial and institutional electrical construction projects.
  • Perform variety of tasks involving strenuous manual labor for heavy/highway construction projects while supervising crew.
  • Managed and performed structured cabling design and installation for commercial and retail construction projects.
  • Provide assistance to production department to complete construction projects.
  • Directed activities of workers concerned with construction projects.
  • Supervised the installation of construction projects and scheduling.
  • Job Duties: work on all construction projects with other crew members to complete jobs in a safe and timely manner.
  • Planned set up and equipment mobilization for new construction projects, laid out and scheduled electrical crews to their assigned projects.
  • Started as a field foreman running construction projects up to $2 million in valuation and lead crews of 10 people.
  • Provided site supervision for a team of up to 20 worker's on a diverse range of construction projects.
  • Managed an installation crew of over 40 and 16 pieces of equipment on multiple industrial facility construction projects.
  • Directed activities of workers concerned with construction of buildings, dams, pipelines and other construction projects.
  • Functioned as a team lead in AC and Low Temp construction projects and was cited for excellence.
  • Manage construction projects for the central region, encompassing city hall and the down town area.
  • Saved $5 million in material costs by harvesting and utilizing used materials on construction projects.
  • Supervised multiple construction projects including site work, interior tenant improvements, and maintenance work.
  • Facilitated steel construction projects within time, cost, quality and satisfaction standards.
  • Lead construction projects of in-house medical facilities including clean rooms and pharmacies.

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7. Crew Members

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Here's how Crew Members is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Work relentlessly to motivate crew members to increase productivity without sacrificing safety and cleanliness.
  • Supervised field crew members and delegated assignments.
  • Provided specification training for crew members.
  • Ensured quality control of all work as well as passed down information to the crew members and subcontractors.
  • Collaborate with crew members (70+), supervisors and engineers to ensure overall project is completed successfully
  • Ensured sufficient crew members were on hand based on the volume and complexity of the job.
  • Ensured proper selection of tool lists, planned travel routes, and supervised crew members.
  • Manage daily activities of crew members during different phases of each customer contract.
  • Train crew members as to safety standards to be utilized on projects.
  • Acted as liaison between crew members, customer and company owner.
  • Review work order with crew members and assign duties as required.
  • Establish high safety and performance standards for all crew members.
  • Provided crew members with tools/materials and documented daily work progress.
  • Coordinate weekly safety meetings and training classes for crew members.
  • Moved crew members from job to job as needed.
  • Maintain an attitude of Safety First among crew members.
  • Hire crew and assign work to crew members.
  • Conduct daily safety meetings for crew members.
  • Assigned task to crew members.
  • Supervised multi-level personnel (4 foreman + 20 crew members) during high production levels, while assuring quality and timeliness.

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8. Quality Standards

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Quality standards are a specific level of standards of products that are set by the companies for the customers that have to be met and maintained throughout the process until the time of delivery. Quality standards are information that includes the customer's requirements, guidelines, and characteristics for the needed final product or service.

Here's how Quality Standards is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Maintain awareness of quality standards, communicate department quality goals and leverage resources to solve quality problems.
  • Insure all installations of equipment and components complied with company and vendor quality standards and installations specifications.
  • Developed key metric reporting for quality improvement of manufactured components, which significantly enhanced quality standards.
  • Conduct regular inspections of the work to check for inconsistencies and deviations from company-established quality standards.
  • Performed regular inspections of the job sites and ensure work matched company-established quality standards.
  • Guaranteed daily production process met quality standards.
  • Ensured compliance with quality standards and specifications.
  • Worked on setting Quality standards for new products (process color graphics and five color jobs).
  • Upgraded product quality standards which prevented impending loss of $200M DOD contract.
  • Assure work is performed safely and in accordance with Bechtel quality standards.
  • Set plant procedures and policies regarding quality standards and procedures.
  • Inspect incoming and outgoing material to drawings for quality standards.
  • Reported on project status routinely to management.Key Contributions:* Maintained consistent compliance with established quality standards.
  • Achieved excellent record for meeting and exceeding production requirements while maintaining highest quality standards.

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9. Oversight

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Having oversight of someone means to monitor a process or a situation. If someone has oversight of something, they are responsible for the completion of the project. Oversight is usually given to experts as they monitor their juniors or newbies as they go through a project.

Here's how Oversight is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Provided oversight of interior construction within building.
  • Coordinate necessary groups for project installation, inspection, and oversight to ensure successful completion.
  • Promoted to GF with oversight of all production lines in the electronics manufacturing division.
  • Worked alone on multiple sites with little oversight once trained.
  • Charge of 1st shift staff assignments and oversight.
  • Maintain material master data and BOMs Oversight and approval of P&L and supply budget within business segment.
  • Lowered overhead in labor and material costs.Quality control oversight on the worksite.

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10. Layout

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Here's how Layout is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Coordinated and collaborated with other subcontractors on scheduling, layout and implementing.
  • Provided dimensional sketches and layout of power distribution equipment.
  • Work various jobs on the Strip; Started out doing Layout of all high rises, coordinating sub-contractors for building layout.
  • Design a new PLC cabinet layout for all well sites to accommodate up to 4 wells per PLC cabinet.
  • Planned layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.
  • Used blue prints, rough sketches and made modifications using personal knowledge and ingenuity as needed in layout.
  • Organized the layout of cable poles to get the job done ahead of time and budget.
  • Directed layout of complex subterranean parking structure for the Park at Crown Valley in So.
  • Used modeling programs to help in speaker cabinet, crossover, and layout design.
  • Planned layout of wiring and installed wiring, conduit and electrical apparatuses in Buildings.
  • Supervised work crews during the layout of setting forms for residential and commercial projects.
  • Completed layout work to enhance faster progress for the workers and project.
  • Determined layout, setup, manpower and equipment requirements for all centers.
  • Supervised the layout and construction of process ponds and heap leach pads.
  • General foreman duties to layout jobs for the workers to be completed.
  • Installed equipment to layout, any changes was done with AutoCAD.
  • Provide instruction, layout, and design for Electrical Craft Foreman.
  • Planned and supervised layout of power generators for base operations.
  • Pull measurements for piping layout and field verify isometric drawings.
  • Job layout, craft coordination, and system designs.

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11. Safety Policies

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Safety policies are the rules and codes of conduct developed by an organization to ensure workplace safety.

Here's how Safety Policies is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Managed and evaluated projects and personnel, including ensuring safety policies were followed.
  • Created and maintained a housekeeping regimen, trained personnel and enforced safety policies.
  • Enforced company's safety policies and maintained productivity within crews.
  • Perform job site safety briefings, tailgate meetings to ensure all work performed is done according to safety policies and procedures.
  • Promote safety and enforce safety policies among craft foreman and craft workers.
  • Developed a solid knowledge of both company and plant safety policies.
  • Complied with safety policies and procedures set forth by company.
  • Instruct and train employees on safety policies and procedures.
  • Follow site safety policies and procedures.
  • Instructed employees on all safety policies.
  • Maintained all safety policies and schedules.
  • Instructed and trained employees on company safety policies and procedures along with facility procedures.
  • Adhere to all Bergelectric Corp., state and federal safety policies and procedures.

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12. Safety Standards

high Demand

Here's how Safety Standards is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Managed jobs to achieve profitability without sacrificing the quality of work or safety standards.
  • Ensured that implementation crew performed work in accordance with environmental and company safety standards.
  • Ensured that all Health and Safety Standards were met, and gave appropriate training to all that required it.
  • Produce safety reports and implement safety standards by training all employees as new rules were implemented.
  • Inspect completed work for compliance with specifications, safety standards, and applicable codes.
  • Ensured the facility operated within budget constraints, and compliance of safety standards.
  • Achieved superior audit ratings on shop's maintenance and safety standards and practices.
  • Enforced safety standards and codes and reviewed compliance with city codes.
  • Enforced safety standards, labor laws, and construction policies.
  • Maintain equipment and oversee crews for safety standards.

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13. Site Safety

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Here's how Site Safety is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Managed job-site safety by conducting weekly safety meetings and continuous monitoring of job site.
  • Administer site Safety Program to ensure the facility was within company established requirements.
  • General site safety, temp stairs, stair towers, handrails, ladders, tool inspection, removal of defective tools.
  • Established on-site safety plans and procedures and ensured that all work fell within industry standards and followed regulations.
  • Informed new employees and visitors of our Site Safety Plan and ensured that plan was followed.
  • Oversee day to day construction activities, develops and implement the site safety.
  • Prioritized site safety and trained teams, resulting in an excellent safety record.
  • Establish job site safety regulations and maintained a safe and clean work area.
  • Monitor construction sites for safety code compliance and conduct site safety audits.
  • Conduct daily job site safety meetings as well as conduct quality assurance.
  • Maintained work site safety and daily plant logs and records.
  • Implemented and oversaw site safety program for the company.
  • Bridge Girder erection, Decking, & Site Safety
  • Assign by Superintendent to Site Safety Committee.
  • Conduct site safety audits with Safety Manager.
  • Addressed and corrected on-site safety concerns.
  • Job site safety and accident prevention.
  • Conducted on site safety hazard inspections.
  • Conduct field observations, daily jobsite safety analysis.
  • Job site safety, keeping a safe and clean worksite.

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14. Facility

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A facility is a location where different operations take place. For example, military and athletic events take place in military and sports facilities. In a nuclear test facility, physicists focus on nuclear research. We can use the word to refer to structures, buildings, and resources that individuals offer for a specific function. Shopping facilities, for instance, are locations where we can purchase goods. Medical facilities may refer to either medical devices or a physical structure. A facility can be used to describe an installation or any other building which is a location where something can be done. It can also be an example of a commercial or administrative building such as a resort, school, office facility, sports stadium, or convention center.

Here's how Facility is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Provided supervision for housekeeping, security, facility management, and information technology departments when facility manager was not on site.
  • Provided strategic input to development of $43 million facility upgrades plan/proposal submitted to US Navy for funding consideration.
  • Supervised team to ensure complete facility safety and security as aligned with industry, government, and company regulations.
  • Handled personnel and labor issues per facility guidelines and communicate problems and emergencies to the Superintendent.
  • Plan and execute locomotive movement through facility for maximum efficiency with minimum disruption to adjacent work.
  • Assisted in troubleshooting of facility wide equipment, process improvements and recommended proposed changes.
  • Managed continuous strip steel electroplating production facility with salaried and hourly personnel.
  • Maintained facility support equipment in a cost effective and productive manner.
  • Coordinated operations and activities with fellow Supervision; optimizing facility performance.
  • Established a fully operational manufacturing facility within a 2 week schedule.
  • Managed the electrical system installation for super conductor testing facility.
  • Managed production and equipment maintenance including all the facility buildings.
  • Type of project: Heavy construction/concrete dam/hydroelectric generation facility.
  • Supervised 5 year electrical construction in a manufacturing facility.
  • Supervised pipe/welding maintenance work for existing chemical facility.
  • Maintained union relations to ensure efficient facility production.
  • Scheduled maintenance of process equipment and facility buildings.
  • Supervised new construction on bio-diesel facility.
  • Managed the Column fabrication facility.
  • Maintained production and facility equipment.

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15. Heavy Equipment

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Heavy equipment, also known as heavy machinery, refers to heavy-duty trucks that are specifically built to complete building works, most often earthwork activities or other major construction projects. Heavy machinery works by multiplying the amount of input force added to force exerted, allowing jobs that would otherwise take hundreds of workers and weeks of labor to be completed in a fraction of the time.

Here's how Heavy Equipment is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Maintain truck fleet and heavy equipment in order to provide consistent material transportation, resulting in superior customer service satisfaction.
  • Instigated heavy equipment training for employees with minor handicaps allowing them to accept greater responsibility.
  • Operate heavy equipment for demolition, remediation and site restoration.
  • Job Planner / Pipe General Foreman / Pipe Foreman / Welder / Millwright / Crane Operator heavy equipment-1/dirt operator heavy equipment-1.
  • General Foreman/Heavy Equipment Operator, excavated and installed storm sewer, mixed lime and fly ash with soil for stabilization.
  • Read maps, locate underground utility lines including foreign lines; operate heavy equipment and/or specialized equipment and tools.
  • Helped heavy equipment crew divert flow of river for Diversion structures and Water treatment structures.
  • Operated heavy equipment including back hoes, excavators, skid steers and front end loaders.
  • Crane set up, moving of material and heavy equipment, maintaining material and personal records
  • Job duties included operating heavy equipment to construct roads and buildings for the local population
  • Experienced with installation of heavy equipment, heavy lift plans and equipment installation.
  • Trained new employees on boom truck, tree trimming, and heavy equipment.
  • Train and qualify site personnel on heavy equipment being used on various projects.
  • Operate and inspect and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects.
  • Coordinate the transportation and use of heavy equipment to include operating equipment.
  • Provided training for new employees on various heavy equipment.
  • Operated heavy equipment and skills reading blue prints.
  • Support iron workers and millwrights with heavy equipment.
  • Ordered all heavy equipment needed for projects.
  • Operated various types of heavy equipment,

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16. Preventive Maintenance

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Here's how Preventive Maintenance is used in General Foreman jobs:
  • Implemented, maintained and upgraded preventative maintenance programs on existing and new equipment installations, creating more dependable power supply.
  • Manage and direct both Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance personnel in corrective and preventive maintenance.
  • Sustain equipment availability for production requirements, including preventive maintenance scheduling and failure analysis.
  • Maintain Preventive Maintenance procedures and work with Production Superintendent to schedule machine down-times.
  • Key areas of focus, optimization of equipment availability and preventive maintenance program.
  • Coordinate preventive maintenance schedule of power generation units IAW manufacturer's recommendation.
  • Designed and implemented the Preventative Maintenance Program for all rotating equipment.
  • Coordinated each shift production scheduling and performed shutdown preventive maintenance.
  • Developed and implemented a modern preventative maintenance program.
  • Performed preventive maintenance significantly minimizing plant downtime.
  • Prepare and initiate preventive maintenance schedules.
  • Implemented operating and preventive maintenance procedures, which lowered operating costs and set a new monthly production record of 70,355 tons.
  • Add and develop new preventive maintenance on specific equipment due to the nature of the environment.
  • Devised a preventative maintenance program that raised OEE 20%, resulting in $140,000 savings.
  • Developed Preventive Maintenance Cycles, Inventory Control of parts, Diagnostic Routines to insure customer satisfaction.
  • Manage and supervise preventive maintenance crews in vapor recover unit and steam generator work.
  • Performed preventive maintenance, changing oil, oil filter, fuel filters and coolant.
  • Opened and closed out work orders in preventive maintenance computer program (TMS).
  • Generated a preventive maintenance system to maintain parts setup once it began.
  • Led pilot project for Preventive Maintenance System (Tab Ware).

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20 Most Common Skill For A General Foreman

Foremen9.1%
Safety Rules7.6%
Safety Procedures6.8%
Company Policies6.7%
Osha5.9%
Construction Projects4.9%
Crew Members4.1%
Quality Standards3.9%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A General Foreman

RankascdescSkillascdescPercentage of ResumesPercentageascdesc
1
1
Foremen
Foremen
9.1%
9.1%
2
2
Safety Rules
Safety Rules
7.6%
7.6%
3
3
Safety Procedures
Safety Procedures
6.8%
6.8%
4
4
Company Policies
Company Policies
6.7%
6.7%
5
5
Osha
Osha
5.9%
5.9%
6
6
Construction Projects
Construction Projects
4.9%
4.9%
7
7
Crew Members
Crew Members
4.1%
4.1%
8
8
Quality Standards
Quality Standards
3.9%
3.9%
9
9
Oversight
Oversight
3.2%
3.2%
10
10
Layout
Layout
3.1%
3.1%
11
11
Safety Policies
Safety Policies
2.9%
2.9%
12
12
Safety Standards
Safety Standards
2.7%
2.7%
13
13
Site Safety
Site Safety
2.7%
2.7%
14
14
Facility
Facility
2.7%
2.7%
15
15
Heavy Equipment
Heavy Equipment
2.6%
2.6%
16
16
Preventive Maintenance
Preventive Maintenance
1.9%
1.9%
17
17
Electrical Systems
Electrical Systems
1.8%
1.8%
18
18
PPE
PPE
1.6%
1.6%
19
19
Structural Steel
Structural Steel
1.6%
1.6%
20
20
Construction Activities
Construction Activities
1.6%
1.6%
21
21
Construction Sites
Construction Sites
1.5%
1.5%
22
22
Multiple Crews
Multiple Crews
1.5%
1.5%
23
23
Project Management
Project Management
1.4%
1.4%
24
24
Daily Operations
Daily Operations
1.4%
1.4%
25
25
Subcontractor
Subcontractor
1.3%
1.3%
26
26
Continuous Improvement
Continuous Improvement
1.3%
1.3%
27
27
NEC
NEC
1.3%
1.3%
28
28
Cost Control
Cost Control
1%
1%
29
29
Hvac
Hvac
1%
1%
30
30
Refinery
Refinery
0.9%
0.9%
31
31
Punch List
Punch List
0.9%
0.9%
32
32
Successful Completion
Successful Completion
0.9%
0.9%
33
33
Isometric Drawings
Isometric Drawings
0.9%
0.9%
34
34
PLC
PLC
0.8%
0.8%
35
35
Safety Audits
Safety Audits
0.6%
0.6%
36
36
Job Specifications
Job Specifications
0.6%
0.6%
37
37
Complete Jobs
Complete Jobs
0.6%
0.6%
38
38
Production Schedules
Production Schedules
0.6%
0.6%
39
39
JSA
JSA
0.5%
0.5%
40
40
Formwork
Formwork
0.5%
0.5%
41
41
Safety Training
Safety Training
0.5%
0.5%
42
42
Equipment Maintenance
Equipment Maintenance
0.4%
0.4%
43
43
FRA
FRA
0.4%
0.4%
44
44
Demo
Demo
0.4%
0.4%
45
45
Stainless Steel
Stainless Steel
0.4%
0.4%
46
46
Construction Crews
Construction Crews
0.3%
0.3%
47
47
RFI
RFI
0.3%
0.3%
48
48
MCC
MCC
0.3%
0.3%

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