He is the manager of Yubaba's Bathhouse, who distributes Bath Tokens. He is seen on Chihiro Ogino's first day in the Bathhouse. Chihiro helps Lin to clean up the Big Tub. For that task they need a Bath Token. The Foreman refuses to give Chihiro one and command her to scrub more. No-Face gives her secretly one.
The Foreman is later seen at the entrance of the workplace to stop the Stink Spirit from entering.