Heavy Equipment Shop Foreman – $110K

Location: Seattle

Do you know industrial, heavy-lifting equipment? Are you an experienced supervisor, coach, and leader? Does your skillset include old-school knowledge and innovative, next-generation methodology? If so, this career move could be for you!

Our client, an established local company with national reach, is looking for a seasoned shop foreman to help take the team and structure to the next level. You’ll oversee an experienced crew of mechanics, welders, painters, and others. You’ll train, mentor, and model best practices, track repair and work orders for equipment rebuilds, and coordinate ordering of parts from vendors and OEM’s.

Field technical questions from customers and collaborate with sales staff to create custom solutions for customer needs, and be part of a forward-planning group to streamline and upgrade internal processes and systems.

Enjoy generous compensation, a competitive benefits package, and a terrific work culture.


Job Responsibilities

  • Supervise, train, and mentor shop team
  • Track schedule and progress of repair and work orders
  • Order and ensure supply of standard and custom parts from vendors
  • Assist customers with technical questions and sales reps with custom equipment design
  • Provide insight and input for company growth and modernization


  • Successful experience in heavy equipment shop management
  • Knowledge of equipment applications in industrial, timber, and marine industries
  • Familiarity with part and equipment ordering process
  • Strong ability to communicate with shop, management, and external personnel

Organized, flexible, and forward-thinking