foundry worker- hot environment in Wingfield

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job details

wingfield, south australia
job category
industrial & manufacturing
job type
AU$ 24 - AU$ 31 per hour
reference number
kerryn elsdon, randstad
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job description

Our client based in Wingfield is looking for a hard working, physically fit, heavy production workers to join both their day and night shifts. The environment is hot, dirty & dusty and successful candidates must have proven, recent experience in a similar industrial environment.

Successful candidates will be responsible for working part of a team responsible for pouring moulten iron into moulds/casts using overhead cranes and ladles. The temperatures of the metals are between 1400 degrees and 1500 degrees Celsius and some heavy lifting is required.

Candidates are required to work 12 hour shifts with; 2 x 10 minute paid breaks, and 1 x 20 minute paid break

Though job rotation you could potentially be doing any one of these tasks on the day;

  • Operating the crane carrying molten metal between furnace decks. Operating hand held controller to situate tundish
  • Using arms to turn wheel (like a steering wheel) on tundish to tip contents out
  • Checking temperatures of metals using long handled scoops, working in close proximity of extreme temperatures
  • Using a scoop to remove the slag from tops of molten metal
  • Pattern changing using trolleys and lifting patterns
  • Operate Magnet crane
  • Adhere to training and safe operating procedures

If this sounds like you please apply through the prompts or email your resume to Kerryn at For more information, please call Kerryn on 8150 7000.


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