AL | AK | AZ | AR | CA | CO | CT | DC | DE | FL | GA | HI | ID | IL | IN | IA | KS

KY | LA | ME | MD | MA | MI | MN | MS | MO | MT | NE | NV | NH | NJ | NM | NY | NC

ND | OH | OK | OR | PA | RI | SC | SD | TN | TX | UT | VT | VA | WA | WV | WI | WY

You are here: The Job Explorer > Job Description > Equipment Operation > Automotive Foreman Responsibilities

Automotive Foreman Duties

Job Search
job title, keywords, company, location jobs by job search


Performs supervisory responsibilities for managing all aspects of automotive repair and preventive maintenance of an automotive shop, including establishing uniform policies and practices. Keeps vehicle records filed and updated and monitors vehicles for serviceability and safety. Supervises and provides counseling to skilled automotive technicians and support personnel. Communicates efficiently with departmental personnel and other university departments.


Plans, organizes, schedules, and assigns all aspects of work to include minor and major repairs or preventive maintenance, for a fleet of vans, trucks, cars and trash disposal vehicles as well as motorized equipment in the university's possession.

Maintains and updates the automotive center's shop equipment and troubleshooting equipment.

Supervises, monitors and reconciles the inventory in automotive center's parts department.

Establishes and oversees safety standards to insure that the automotive shop complies with university safety policies and OSHS guidelines.

Monitors and updates the preventive maintenance program.

Monitors the purchase card transactions and reconciles monthly. May write and submit purchase requests and write review bid specifications.

Supervises recovery/recycle programs to include freon, oil and anti-freeze.

Manages, supervises spill containment/recovery programs and provides fast response spill team.


High school diploma or GED; 5 years of related experience including supervisory or lead experience and considerable knowledge of fleet management operation or any equivalent combination of training and experience. Excellent communication skills.


Thorough knowledge of maintenance management, preventive maintenance and warranty programs.

Thorough knowledge of automotive shop operation and scheduling.

Thorough knowledge of automotive safety programs.

Knowledge of records, filing and managing.

Ability to communicate and coordinate with superiors, subordinates, vendors and university personnel.

Ability to adapt, overcome and organize in a constantly changing automotive field.



Cover Letter

Sample Resume

Job Interview

Business Letter
Job Description

Job Description: Administrative - Agriculture - Animal Care - Building - Business - Development - Environmental - Equipment - Facilities - Food - Health - HR

Research - IT - Library - Media - Medical - Outreach - Parking - Police - Postal - Printing - PR - Lab - Retail - Student Services - Supplies - Trades - Transit - A-Z

Copyright 2011 The Job - Home | Contact Us | Recommend Us | Colleges and Universities | Find Jobs by County