Pourer in Costa Mesa, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/31/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    10/31/2019
  • Job ID:
    203667
  • Pay Rate
    $19.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919-829-1660

Job Description

Job Summary:

Under general supervision, operates overhead crane to carry molten metal from furnace to ladles to pour into molds; and performs related duties, as required.

Reports to:

Melting and Pouring Supervisor

Examples of Duties and Responsibilities:
• Uses crane to carry ladles from furnace;
• Moves overhead crane with ladle to pouring location;
• Pours metal into molds;
• Skims slag out of ladle, as required;
• Changes jackets and weights to control material consistency and forming;
• May operate forklift to move molds to and from steel foundry;
• Utilizes raised ramp and stairs, as required, to perform job at hand;
• Regular punctuality, attendance, and absence reporting in conformance with company policies is essential to the successful performance of this position; and
• Fully comply with company rules, policies, procedures, and safety guidelines to ensure safe and effective operations.

QUALIFICATIONS GUIDELINES:

Any combination equivalent of, but not limited to, the following.

Experience/Training/Education:

Some experience in foundry operations and company training in crane operations.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
• Knowledge of pouring techniques;
• Knowledge of machinery and molten metals hazards;
• Knowledge of company safety practices and procedures and emergency response measures;
• Able to recognize changes in metal temperature;
• Ability to weigh and measure silicates; and
• Ability to work cooperatively with co-workers.

Physical Requirements:
• Ability to bend, reach, stretch, and lift weights and materials weighing 50 pounds or less;
• Ability to operate crane and forklift as required or obtain and utilize assistance of co-workers to move heavier objects;
• Ability to walk/move about on uneven and/or sand-covered surfaces;
• Ability to climb/utilize raised ramps and stairs, as needed;
• Ability to stand for extended periods of time;
• Ability to understand and follow oral instructions; and
• Ability to perform essential functions of the job as defined;
• Reasonable accommodations provided upon request.

Special Requirements:
• May require appropriate company certification in the operation of a forklift; and
• Ability to use safety gear including helmet, glasses, mask, ear plugs, shoes, and leggings.

**Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer**