furnace operator in Wingfield

savika vannea, randstad
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wingfield, south australia
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savika vannea, randstad
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Are you wanting more than just your normal day to day production role?

Do you want the opportunity to learn new skills and broaden your knowledge?

If you are looking for a long term opportunity and an employer that values your progression, this role may be for you!

Our client, based in Wingfield are seeking Furnace Operators for both day & night shift. Successful candidates must be willing to work 4 x 12 hour shifts per week plus potential overtime during busy periods.

The work is physically demanding and requires a high level of health & safety awareness. Successful candidates will have recent, relevant experience in a heavy production role and be comfortable working close to extreme temperatures.

Candidates are required to work 12 hour shifts (day or night)

Through job rotation you will learn the following tasks;

  • Operating the crane carrying molten metal between furnace decks. Operating hand held controller to situate tundish
  • Using arms to turn wheel on tundish to tip out contents
  • 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


  • Must be able to work a 4 x 12 hour shift (Monday to Thursday)
  • Must be able to pass drug and alcohol testing
  • Able to interpret mathematical equations and percentages
  • Physically fit as this role will involve in lifting up to 25kg frequently

Candidates who have worked as Labourers, Trades Assistant, or within the construction industry will be well suited to this position. Full training will be provided to candidates commencing in this role with an emphasis on health and safety at all times.

This is a great opportunity for a candidate to obtain full time work!

If this sounds like you please apply via the link or email your up to date CV through to savika.vannea@randstad.com.au

Suitable candidates will be contacted by phone within 48 hours. For more information, please contact our Mile End office on 8150 7065.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Experienced Production Worker and willing to work in a hot environment


Must have production experience.

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School