assistant foreman

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Noun1.assistant foreman - a member of a work gang who supervises the other workersassistant foreman - a member of a work gang who supervises the other workers
boss, foreman, honcho, chief, gaffer - a person who exercises control over workers; "if you want to leave early you have to ask the foreman"
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He then proceeded to hold several positions such as assistant foreman, standards control, general foundry foreman, foundry superintendent, plant manager and sales manager.
Mepco BoD also gave approval for deployment of 56 officers and officials at the workshop including assistant manager, test inspector/ LS-1, foreman, test assistant, junior storekeeper, assistant foreman, senior clerk, 40 daily wage employees, and other staff, spokesman added.
Ray was an assistant foreman prior to his promotion to foreman and later worked at Star Leisure Centre in Splott, while Sylvia was a machinist, before moving on to become a finishing inspector, working at the factory for 44 years.
Previous employers include Hewlett Packard in the position of Project Manager and B&G Manufacturing as Assistant Foreman in the warehouse, where he also performed some hardness testing.
Thereafter, the assistant foreman category gave way to that of sub-foreman.
Except for the assistant foreman, other departments share the pressroom crew: one responsible for prepress preparation in editorial, and another working 30 hours per week as a delivery driver.
The roofer, who has been in the building trade for 40 years, said: "I was working as an assistant foreman in Penryn Bay when Tomlinson and his pickets turned up and ordered us off the building site.
After the power worker snuffs it, along comes the dam's assistant foreman (Daijiro Harada), who inquires after guy #1; and after him, the power worker's boss (Santaro Sakigake), and so on.
There was Merlyn Haggberg, who started talking as soon as I walked in the door, and who presented me with a stack of drawings he'd made depicting the layout of the mill, along with typed descriptions of his work as an assistant foreman in the flour loading department.
By 24, he had already risen to the post of assistant foreman on a building site and a site manager's position came along a year later.
"The trick was to get the material heated up enough to mold it but not to break it," explains Tom Alexander Jr., assistant foreman for Mid-West Spring's plant in Mentone, IN.

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