Shop Foreman in Aynor, SC at Flint Equipment Company

Date Posted: 11/25/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Aynor, SC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/25/2022

Job Description

Flint Equipment Company is a leading John Deere equipment dealer of the southeastern United States. Flint Equipment has 28 locations operating throughout Georgia, South Carolina, and Alabama. Flint is committed to providing customers with unparalleled equipment service and solutions.

Our service technicians are the heart beat of what keeps our customers running at max productivity. We are looking to add a Shop Foreman to our team who performs basic diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned agricultural and turf/construction and forestry equipment. The Shop Foreman assists in coordinating and directing the workload of the Service Department for maximum efficiency and productivity while providing quality repair work. Advises and recommends to the Service Manager regarding technician skills and training needs.   Position Specifics Department: Service Reports to:   Service Manager Supervises:  None Job Status:   Non-Exempt   Essential Functions

  1. Assists with the assignment of jobs and work areas to Service Department employees according to their skills and knowledge
  2. Assists in the appraisal of repair orders coming into the Service Department and may participate in repairs.  May review repair orders for accuracy and completeness
  3. Directs and assists in the diagnosis of machine problems of technicians and apprentices    
  4. Inspects and repairs all special tools.  Recommends new tooling as required
  5. Advises Service Manager of all customer complaints
  6. Coordinates and schedules all in-house technician training
  7. Assists the Service Manager with coordinating and conducting quarterly safety meetings 
  8. May fill the Service Manager role in their absence
  9. May arrange for and participate in re-conditioning of used equipment and set-up of new equipment 
  10. May approve the release of equipment for delivery to the customer 
  11. May assist in providing performance feedback for service technicians and staff to the Service Manager 

  Experience, Education, Skills and Knowledge

  1. 3+ years experience as a Service Technician
  2. Ability to lead others
  3. Familiar with John Deere and competitive products
  4. Ability to write and speak effectively to individuals and groups
  5. Ability to use standard desktop load applications such as Microsoft Office and internet functions 
  6. High School Diploma or equivalent experience
  7. Fork lift license preferred

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

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