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Foreman - Construction Job in Chillicothe, Ohio US

Foreman - Construction

Chillicothe Kenworth, Inc. - Chillicothe, OH

Posted: 2/8/2024 - Expires: 5/8/2024

Job ID: 269553442


Job Description

Job Details

Job Title


Business Function


Branch Name

MHC Road Ready Center









Job Overview & Essential Functions

Murphy-Hoffman Company, LLC is North America's largest Kenworth truck dealership group and leasing group. As MHC continues to grow, we have an opening for a Service Foreman. The role of the Service Foreman exercises direct supervision of Service Technicians. Assists them, when necessary, in diagnosis of mechanical difficulties and recommending needed repairs. Assists the Service Advisor in greeting customers, selling service labor, writing repairs orders and estimates the costs of repairs within set guidelines.

Daily supervision of productive service technicians. Schedule and assign work as required.
Works with Service Manager in managing the Technicians and the scheduling of repairs to maximize work efficiency and quality of work performed.
Works with customers on scheduling work in the shop.
Checks and reviews work in process and follow-up for completion as scheduled and exceeds the customer's expectations.
Works with the Service Manager in setting sales and gross profits objectives which are realistic and attainable.
Inspects and, if necessary, road tests vehicles upon completion of work to ensure quality of repairs performed.
Keeps the Warranty Manager advised of all warranty in process. Assures that all necessary information pertaining to warranty and policy claims are obtained and recorded on the repair order, and that all warranty parts are properly tagged and placed in the warranty room.
Performs productive work as required.
Informs Service Manager of all customer complaints so that they may be handled before the vehicle leaves the shop.
Investigates policy expense and takes appropriate action to prevent reoccurrence.
Assists in maintaining a clean shop area and making sure that special tools and shop equipment are in proper operating condition.
Promotes safe work habits. Reports safety and security violations to the Service Manager.
Keeps the Branch, Office and/or Service Manager informed on shop bills which might run over customer credit limits or will require approval.
Pre-Plans part requirements.
Participates in training to stay current of warranty and technical issues.
Assists in opening and closing repairs orders.
Performs other duties as assigned by a supervisor.


This position has been designated as a safety-sensitive position. Any person performing the position while under the influence of marijuana or any other illegal drug may constitute a threat to health or safety or in which a lapse of attention could result in injury, illness, or death, including without limitation a position that includes the operating, repairing, maintaining, or monitoring of heavy equipment, machinery, aircraft, motorized watercraft, or motor vehicles or handling of hazardous materials and/or waste as part of the job duties.


CDL preferred.
Minimum of four years of experience in related field, which should include a proven service background and knowledge of warranties.
Must display excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Must have good employee and customer service skills.
Good leadership abilities.
Must have a positive can-do attitude.


Competitive Salary
Medical, Dental and Prescription Insurance
Disability and Life Insurance
Paid Time Off program
401k and Profit Sharing with Employer Match
Flexible Spending Account
Internal Promotion Opportunities
Tuition Reimbursement Program
On the Job Training

About Us

MHC is an expansion of the original company, Ozark Kenworth, Inc. Ozark Kenworth started in Springfield, Missouri, in January 1975. Opening for business without a Parts or Service department and only three employees in a temporary facility. From there, the company grew and expanded. MHC is now a multi-state network of full-service diesel truck dealerships, leasing and rental operations, transport refrigeration locations, and a finance company which offers a complete array of finance and insurance services. We believe in fostering an environment that helps employees realize their full potential - a place where you can grow as a person and a professional.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4

Workplace Documentation: 5