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Intermediate Machine Shop Foreman

Surrey, BC
Full Time
5 days ago

Intermediate Machine Shop Foreman: Harvey 2378

We are currently looking for an Intermediate Machine Shop Foreman, for our company located in Surrey, BC.


  • This position exists to ensure the products and services we provide are safe, reliable, and best in class.
  • The machine shop foreman also inspects work in process, and upon completion, to ensure all components meet the required standards.
  • This helps ensure our customers have the highest quality products and services 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise all shop personnel in daily activities to maximize productivity, efficiency and safety.
  • Collaborate and assist team in troubleshooting and development of all technical manufacturing requirements including, programming, tool selection, technical advice, instruction and training on set-up, operation and efficient use of shop equipment.
  • Assists in making decisions on types and specifications of new machine tools required for machine shop.
  • Crew scheduling & attendance.
  • Production efficiency planning, job routing & expediting.
  • Trains new employees.
  • Inspects work orders for quality and quantity.
  • Analyzes work problems and recommends solutions and /or disciplinary action.
  • Oversees the safety of the area.
  • Operate or run machines and equipment as needed to support various projects
  • Assist in the bidding process of manufactured parts.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills to motivate and lead employees
  • Required to have strong problem solving, good communication and social skills.
  • Required to write and express oneself in a clear, logical and comprehensible manner.
  • Must be experienced in Manual & CNC setups & machining.
  • Experience with quality management systems
  • Minimum 3-5 Years supervising shop workers
  • Cam software experience is required (i.e. Master Cam, Gibbs, etc.)
  • You must possess and maintain a current, valid driver's license to operate a motor vehicle in Canada.


  • Working hours: 6:30 am to 3:00 pm Monday – Friday.
  • May be required to work overtime over 40 hours a week and / or 10 hour shifts, especially when working with customer and production deadlines or training.
  • May be required to report to work on short or limited notice.
  • This position is an hourly position.


This is a fulltime position

Salary is open depending on current experience

Benefits package is available


Note: Applications will be sent to


Manufacturing and Production