Caster Operator in Halton Hills at Arconic

Date Posted: 12/23/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Halton Hills
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

This position is primarily responsible for performingtasks involved with melting metal.
    1. Performs tasksinvolving melting metal: removes castings from pressure pots, moves materialsand cleans equipment and work area.
    2. Loads andremoves shells from ovens.
    3. Helps transportand pour ladles of molten metal.  Pushesand turns ladles to pour metal.
    4. Deslags moltenmetal being poured.  Skims slag fromdegas and surface of molten metal using scoop.
    5. Removes castshells from pressure pots, loads conveyor and moves cast shells out of foundryfor cooling.
    6. Transfersshells from dewax to casting area.
    7. Loads, movesand unloads melting stock as necessary.
    8. Is responsiblefor general housekeeping of the area.
    9. Followsnecessary safety precautions in operating equipment to protect eyes, hands andbody.
    10. Moves casting by hand or by using hand card withhoists.  Scrapes and cleans crucibles atend of work week.
    11. Operatesfurnace doors and temperature controller on ovens.
    12. Operates andcontrols temperature on melt pots. 
    13. Operatesforklift as needed. 
    14. Makes chemistryaddition to melts when required by spectrograph operator.
    15. Analysesspectro’s.