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Heat Treat Operator in Burbank, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Burbank, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $18.0 - $22.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

SummaryRequires surface treatment of a variety of metal parts including processes such as cleaning of metal parts prior to loading into furnance. Must be capable of operation of air and vacuum furnaces and ovens to temper various metals

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Under general supervision, must be able to perform a variety of job duties including, but not limited to:

  • Knowledge, understanding and ability to properly load the various ovens and furnaces.
  • Knowledge of proper use of charts associated with the various ovens and furnaces.
  • Ability to read and understand work order instructions, procedures and specifications associated with heat-treating.
  • Load and check racks for proper spacing in tanks and operates hoist or immerses parts by hand, when required.
  • Clean and check for part surface cleanliness and proper surface of a variety of ferrous and non-ferrous metal parts.
  • Maintain furnace interior cleanliness.
  • Ensure furnaces are within calibration prior to start of shift.
  • Perform periodic system accuracy tests, SAT, for each furnace and report results to Quality Department.
  • Prepare furnaces for Temperature Uniformity Tests by retrieving the thermocouple wire, cutting and application of cold/hot junction on tip of each thermocouple and wire the furnace basket per TUS furnace.
  • Ability to identify parts from blueprints or Manufacturing Process Data.
  • Ability to keep the necessary records as required by Quality Control.
  • Perform rework, repair and other associated operations in accordance with work order instructions.
  • Follow all Senior Policies and Procedure.
  • Other duties as assigned.

In addition to the above, Operators are to maintain an organized, clean and safe work area using safety standards and expectations while adhering to all quality practices. Senior is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Degree or General Education Degree; or 3 months to 1 year of related experience and/ or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Skills:

  • Language: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. 
  • Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply a sense of understanding to carry out detailed, written and oral instructions. Also, ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Mathematical Ability: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Other Abilities: Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, and understand the use of check templates. Must pass internal certification test both written and practical.

Tools used:

  • Uses all hand tools.

Materials used:

Solvents, cleaners, water, acid, lubricants, and Ferrous and non-ferrous metals and their alloys in various degrees of hardness in the form of tubes or pre-fabricated parts.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer