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Furnace Operator

Company: Grede
Location: Biscoe
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionHiring Immediately! Foundry, Construction, Manufacturing, and General Labor industry workers encouraged to apply today!Open interviews on Thursday's: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Address is 530 East Main Street, Biscoe, NC 27209This position offers a $2,000 Sign-On Bonus!Are you ready to accelerate your career with a best-in-class organization that values innovation, dedication, and growth? Our employees at Grede are the key to our success and share our passion for teamwork, customer service, and operational excellence. If you want to join an industry-leading company that focuses on your professional growth and development, we'd love to hear from you!The Furnace Operator will be cross trained in all job functions within the Melt Department. This role will check all processes and complete all tasks designated by the job. What You'll Do:

  • Check all furnace scales, charging, and mag scales prior to Sunday start up
  • Follow all safety procedures: cold /sintering cycle procedures, take readings, as well as making sure proper tap is being used for power utilization on cold/sintering cycle startups
  • Clear furnace spouts of all slag before tap-out
  • Keep tap time as short as possible, not to exceed 20 seconds per 1,000 pounds, to assure proper treatment of mag alloy
  • Charge furnaces back as quickly as possible with as little delay to prevent possible down time
  • Maintain accurate record on furnace report
  • Will take carbon, silicon samples and temperature before tap-out after each back-charge
  • Slag furnaces after each back-charge before tapping
  • Bring in an electric and cold furnace according to melting procedures section
  • Chip out and reline furnace according to procedure in melting procedures section
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy production process environment by adhering to organization standards and policies, and to legal regulations, alerting others regarding potential concerns
  • Report any unsafe conditions, equipment malfunctions or problems in performing duties to supervisor immediately
  • Maintain regular attendance and punctualityWhy You'll Love Working for Us:
    • Competitive wages and benefits
    • Low-cost comprehensive insurance plans
    • Paid vacations and holidays
    • $2,000 Sign on BonusWhat We Need from You:
      • High school diploma or GED preferred
      • One to two years manufacturing experience preferred
      • Must be able to stand, bend, twist, kneel, walk for 10+ hours
      • Must be able to push, pull or lift up to 50 pounds
      • Ability to work in an extremely hot environment
      • Must be able to pass pre-employment physical, drug screen, and background check
      • Must be able to pass respirator fit test and comply with requirements when working in regulated areasTo learn more about Grede, please visit our website at www.grede.com.We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Keywords: Grede, High Point , Furnace Operator, Other , Biscoe, North Carolina

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