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Universal Forest Products, Inc.

Production Supervisor/Foreman

Universal Forest Products, Inc. - Hutchinson, MN

Production Supervisor/Foreman






High school diploma or GED

Proficiency in reading and writing English.

Four years of progressive experience in the wood frame construction industry

Demonstrated knowledge of lumber and engineered wood products, wood framing anchors and connections and how they are assembled and used in hand frame and panelized buildings

Skills and abilities

Knowledge of all aspects of new construction

Demonstrated ability to read and understand plans, specifications and construction documents

Demonstrated ability to successfully interact with all organizational levels and the public

Demonstrated proficiency in the use of the English and solid written and verbal communication skills

Ability to perform all carpentry functions associated with fabrication and installation of building materials on commercial carpentry projects.

Knowledge of rigging and hoisting building materials with forklifts and Cranes.

Have or are able to acquire the following within 60 days:

Valid Driver's License

Valid Forklift and Areal lift Operator's License

Medical First-Aid and CPR certificate

Able to walk, climb ladders, lift and carry heavy/awkward objects, use hands extensively and lift 50 pounds

Able to operate forklifts, aerial man lifts, scissor lifts and other construction tools and equipment

Ability to work at heights up to 80 feet

Must be able to operate motor vehicles under 10,000 pound gross weight

Must have vision that is 20/20 with corrective lenses

Must be able to hear normal conversation without assistance

Must be able to smell gasoline, diesel fuel, propane, natural gas with mercaptin and combustion engine exhaust

Must be on their feet all day and able to handle confined space, heights, loud noises, all types of weather, and all hand and power tools and equipment used in wood framing

Demonstrated ability to work hours and shifts mandated by management

Demonstrated ability to follow written and oral instructions.

Demonstrated ability to be mobile in the work environment, travel as required

Ability to provide your own transportation to and from the jobsite.

Ability to successfully pass company and site specific safety training

Ability to provide basic carpentry hand tools.

Knowledge of all applicable codes and standards related to their jobsites

Demonstrated interpersonal skills and leadership abilities

Able to work with minimal supervision and have a high level of commitment and individual responsibility


Assist with coordination and supervision of other carpentry workmen.

Receives and accounts for all jobsite materials and ensures proper storage and use.

Coordinate with carpentry foreman daily

Process required paperwork neatly, correctly and daily

Attend jobsite meetings, provide input on work scopes, review plans, specifications and shop drawings prior to production and insure compliance

Reviews material takeoffs and coordinates with transportation for delivery

Comply with and enforce all company policies

Attend the training sessions for your position offered by the company

Maintain positive company image (appropriate language, dress, and behavior)

Layout, fabrication and installation of all components required in commercial carpentry framing.

Keep the job-site organized and clean

Provide your own hand tools and belt

Maintain and use your Personal Protective Equipment at all times

Ensure a safe job-site. Responsible for ensuring that all employees have proper training, certification and safety equipment to perform jobsite operations safely.

Keep Carpentry Foreman advised of progress/problems

Performs other duties as required.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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9 days 3 hours ago

Universal Forest Products, Inc.


Production Supervisor/Foreman Universal Forest Products, Inc. - Hutchinson, MN, United States


Location: Hutchinson, MN

Company Profile:
Since 1955, there’s one thing that Universal Forest Products has consistently done: grow. We’ve grown our brand portfolio. We’ve grown our product lines. But, most importantly, we’ve grown our reputation—based on our commitment to grow brands by delivering the absolute best products and service possible. Not only because it’s what you expect, but also because it’s what we demand.