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Immediate Need for HARD CHARGING Furnace Operator!!! ***ALL SHIFTS – Plenty of OT – Exp with High Heat***The company is an industry leader and trailblazing new applications for the last 50 years. The facility is top of the line and we need top of the line people. You would be working in a team environment that promotes growth within the company for qualified individuals.
Provide semiskilled or unskilled services to production. Operate a lift truck in a safe manner, both with and without the attachment of a bull ladle. Operate furnaces following established procedures to provide molten metal, to company’s quality standards, to the die cast machines as required to maintain production. Follow established policies, procedures and work instructions. Charges and taps the furnaces as required; operates degassing equipment. Skims, fluxes, degasses, and cleans the reverb furnaces and bull ladles as per the provided schedule and according to written and approved procedures. Delivers molten metal via fork truck to holding furnaces as required to maintain production schedules. Cleans and seals holding furnaces following written and approved procedures. Removes scrap bins from die cast machines. Monitors holding furnace and meltdown furnace temperatures; accurately prepares logs as specified. Unloads incoming metal. Loads truck with dross bins for pick up. Alloys the metal as instructed. Prepares and submits samples daily from each furnace to QA for chemical analysis following established procedures and work instructions. Follow visual management guidelines to maintain a clean, organized work area. Assists in activities as assigned.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); prefer one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; be able to handle and / or feel objects, tools, or controls; and to communicate. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, climb or balance; bend or kneel. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds, but in certain situations may be required to lift up to 50 pounds or more. Vision abilities required by this job are the same as required for a driver’s license in the state in which the person lives, and will be demonstrated by maintaining that license.