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Hourly Foreman

Company: Harsco Environmental
Location: Pekin
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

Harsco Environmental is the premier provider of material processing and environmental services to the global steel and metals industries. Our onsite mill services and resource recovery services offer sustainable solutions that maximize environmental benefit and return valuable raw material into production. We also have developed a range of by-products for specialized applications across industry, construction and agriculture, which utilize Harsco's expertise in mineral materials.

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Under the direct guidance of Plant Supervisor, responsible for the daily scheduling of preventive maintenance, monitoring production inventories including supplies, spare parts and inventory items. Ensure that products are shipped conforming to specifications and quality standards.
Responsible for the daily oversite of the plant and personnel, providing lead level oversight of other hourly personnel, assigning and scheduling work tasks, maintaining productivity and efficiency of the work force, enforcing company safety and conduct policies, and reporting areas of concern to management.
Responsible for the daily oversight of freight and shipping. Inventory management and production planning and product shipment scheduling of daily, weekly and delivery schedules.
Process plant specific purchasing requirements utilizing RPOs and including petty cash and the purchasing card. Ensure that monies collected from cash sales are sent to the Corporate lock box.
General Reporting: Responsible for preparing production and quality reports (weekly, monthly, annually) co-prepare environmental reports (quarterly and annually), prepare safety reports, documentation of maintenance activity, and other miscellaneous business issues.
Security: Maintain and monitor security of the plant site, office facilities, mobile equipment, finished goods and company funds (purchase orders, branch checks, and petty cash).
Works in the plant as plant operator or production worker as needed on daily basis.


Knowledge and Skills
Sound knowledge of manufacturing plant operations. Up to 80% of time spent working on tasks outside office environment with direct exposure to seasonal weather conditions, noise, dust and dirt. Must have skills to work on plant equipment when needed, be able to properly operate a forklift and front-end loader. Must be capable of climbing 10 flights of stairs, carrying 50lbs, standing for up to 8 hours a day, and able to walk up to 50% of work day. Sharp vision skills required. Must have fundamental office equipment skills to operate personal computer and software, calculator and telephone.

Education And Work Experience

High School or equivalent.

Supervisory Responsibilities
This job has indirect supervisory responsibilities, in absence of Plant Management personnel. No hiring or firing, or disciplinary decisions or implementation

Additional Information

We offer competitive benefits, including health insurance, life insurance and disability plans, as well as a 401k with company matching.

Harsco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not intended to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position.

Keywords: Harsco Environmental, Peoria , Hourly Foreman, Other , Pekin, Illinois

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