Caster

DEPARTMENT: Foundry JOB TITLE: Caster REPORTS TO: Foundry Foreman TYPE OF POSITION: Full-Time
caster pouring
  GENERAL DESCRIPTION: This position will pour and regulate the flow of molten metal through the entire process in order to produce finished casting that meet set expectations. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Collect samples, or signal workers to sample metal for analysis
  • Pour and regulate the flow of molten metal into molds and forms to produce casting, using ladles.
  • Read temperature gauges and observe color changes; then adjust furnace flames or electrical heating units as necessary to melt metal to specifications.
  • Examine molds to ensure they are clean, smooth, and properly coated.
  • Metal band saw excess metal from castings per specifications
  • Operation Monitoring
  • Critical Thinking
  KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  MS Office applications, ERP, Office 365 and excellent verbal and written communication skills required.   EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:  High School Diploma/GED preferred but not required.   PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  Walking, Standing, sitting, listening and talking on a wide variety and continual basis. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.  Movement generally throughout the manufacturing areas required. Ability to travel to both locations on a regular basis. Able to withstand a hot environment.
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