Melt Shop Operators

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Job Role: The operation of melting and holding furnaces and transfer of molten alloy


  • Receive incoming melt shop materials.
  • Use analysis equipment as directed.
  • Melting and blending of alloy as directed.
  • Cleaning and inspection of furnaces by fluxing furnace bath and scraping walls and floor.
  • Tap, refine and transfer molten alloys to die cast department.
  • Perform required preventative maintenance and inspection of such equipment.
  • Complete inventory of melt shop supplies.
  • Keep conveyor cleaned in melting department.
  • Practice good housekeeping and safety procedures.
  • Carry out daily machine checks.
  • Assist in training machine operators.
  • Dunk test parts.
  • Observe all safety rules and regulations.
  • Practice good housekeeping.
  • Participate with information sharing, team working and continuous improvement programmes.
  • To comply with the Company Environmental Policy and the Environmental Management System both in normal and emergency situations.
  • Other duties as required.

The Ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

​​​​​​​They must have a Fork lift licence and be able demonstrate that they:

  • Work effectively in a team
  • Work well under pressure
  • Adhere to quality standards and health and safety standards
  • Have a flexible approach to working hours, shifts and overtime

Company Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • A health cash plan
  • Discount scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Service-related holidays
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Free car parking
  • Learning and Development opportunities and support
  • Ride to work scheme
  • Service awards
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