foundry work in Wingfield

Wingfield, South Australia
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Our client based in Wingfield is looking for a hard worker for nightshift role in Foundry. Hot, dirty, dusty environment ongoing NIGHTSHIFT work avail, must have a recent work history in a heavy industrial environment. Must be physically fit and have a licence and transport.

DISA melt is the melting of metal into cast alloy and pouring the moulten metal into moulds using overhead cranes and ladles. The temperatures of the metals on this side are between 1400 degrees and 1500 Degrees Celsius. The conditions are hot and dusty and there is heavy lifting involved.

Night Shift

12 hour shifts (6pm – 6am) – 9.5 hours per shift – 2.5 hours per day OT

Breaks: 1 X 10 minute paid break, 1 X 20 minute paid break, 1 X 10 minute paid break

10 hour shifts (8pm – 6am) - 9.5 hours per day – 0.5hrs per day OT

Breaks: 2 X 10 minute paid breaks

Night shift pay rates: $30.73ph (0.45cph Foundry Allowance)

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 (slagging off)

Pattern changing using trolleys and lifting patterns.

Operate Magnet crane

Always assume all metal objects in a welding shop are hot.

Adhere to training and safe operating procedures

If this sounds like you please call Andrew at Randstad on 8150 7000 or apply online.


Foundry Work, 12 hour shifts
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