General Foreman

Qualifications and Detail about the Position



This position is responsible for the racking and stacking of scaffold equipment for both stocking and shipment to customers / work sites. This position conducts equipment inspections, adheres to all safety standards and follows all company & regulatory procedures for scaffold equipment management.


Documentation Management:
  • Oversee the accuracy and maintenance of all operational documentation, including inventory records, shipping tickets, and customer requisitions.
  • Ensure compliance with requirements and internal standards for documentation management, storage, picture records.
Inventory Management:
  • Check stock levels to ensure availability of scaffolding materials needed to fulfill customer orders.
  • Coordinate with yard area foreman to replenish stock as needed, optimizing inventory management processes.
  • Conduct periodic inventory counts and revise for discrepancies to maintain accurate inventory records and documentation.


Quality Control:
  • Implement and maintain high-quality standards for all scaffolding materials in stock.
  • Conduct inspections to ensure the condition and safety of scaffolding materials, taking corrective actions, as necessary.
Logistics and Distribution:
  • Coordinate logistics and distribution activities within the scaffolding yard to ensure timely delivery of materials to customers.
  • Work closely with shipping and receiving teams to facilitate efficient handling of inbound and outbound shipments.


Operational Efficiency:
  • Collaborate with the Yard Manager to optimize operational processes, improve efficiency, and reduce costs.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement strategies to enhance overall operational effectiveness.


People Management:
  • Lead and manage the team of yard personnel responsible for inspections, logistics, and quality control.
  • Provide guidance, training, coaching, and support to staff to ensure they perform their duties effectively and efficiently.
Communication between upper management:
  • Respond for inquiries and resolve issues related to orders, deliveries, and product quality
  • Maintain positive relationships with customers and address their needs in a timely and professional manner when picking up materials.


Other information:
Working Conditions:
  • Working conditions include both outdoor and indoor, field, yard and shop locations
  • Working during inclement weather
  • Working on uneven ground and near various types of equipment in all types of weather
  • Exposure to the outdoors, extreme weather conditions and dirt
  • Utilization of Personal Protective Equipment will be provided and is necessary


Heavy Work Included:
  • Lifting or moving up to 50 pounds occasionally and up to 25 pounds of force constantly to move objects
  • Use hands/fingers to handle or feel (operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, position)
  • Ability to move distances within and between warehouses/offices/field locations
  • Ability to mount and dismount a forklift
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch, squat or (position self, move)
  • Pushing or pulling
  • Reaching
  • Repetitive motion


Skills & Abilities:
  • Comfortable working in a hands‐on environment
  • High energy level, a strong sense of ethics, discretion, and adherence to process


Education & Experience:
  • High School diploma or equivalent


ScaffSource offers a selection of competitive benefits which include:
  • 401K plan with company match.
  • Medical, dental, vision, company-paid life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account.
  • Paid time off.
  • Paid holidays.


Location: Seattle, WA

We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.


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