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Die Caster

  2019-05-07     Temco Engineered Products, Inc     10240 SE Mather Road     $17.50 hour  


Temco Metal Products

Position:         Die Caster

Summary:       Operate hand-controlled mechanisms to pour and regulate the flow of molten metal into molds to produce castings or ingots.

Skills Required:

  • Observe continuous operation of automatic machines to ensure that products meet specifications and to detect jams or malfunctions, making adjustments as necessary
  • Measure and visually inspect products for surface and dimension defects in order to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments
  • Set up, operate, or tend metal molding or casting machines to mold or cast metal parts or products
  • Remove finished or cured products from dies or molds, using hand tools, air hoses and other equipment; stamp identifying information on products when necessary
  • Skim or pour dross, slag, or impurities from molten metal, using ladles, rakes, hoes, spatulas, or spoons
  • Install dies onto machines or presses, then coat dies with parting agents, according to work order specifications
  • Observe meters and gauges to verify and record temperatures, pressures, and press-cycle times
  • Spray, smoke, or coat molds with compounds to lubricate or insulate molds, using acetylene torches or sprayers
  • Read specifications, blueprints, and work orders to determine set-ups, temperatures, and time settings required to mold, form, or cast metal materials, as well as to plan production sequences
  • Remove parts such as dies from machines after production runs are finished
  • Inventory and record quantities of materials and finished products; requisition additional supplies as necessary
  • Perform maintenance work such as cleaning and oiling machines
  • Adhere to safety procedures
  • Perform repetitive tasks in manufacturing production setting
  • Maintain consistent quality
  • Work as a team member

Physical Requirements

  • Good eye-sight
  • Must be able to lift 30 pounds
  • Able to remain in one place for long periods of time
  • Able to bend, stoop and kneel

Qualifications and Training Required

  • Speak, read and write in English
  • High School or equivalent
  • Temco Orientation (includes Safety Policy)
  • Introduction to Quality System

Do not contact this company in solicitation of any product or service.

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