Melt (1st and 2nd shift)

Posted on 2021-03-01

Location

Neenah Foundry Company
Neenah, WI

Position Details

50+ Hours per Week
Full Time | Regular
This is an hourly position.
Salary Not Specified
Start Date: 2021-03-01

Candidate Requirements

N/A Education Education
Open

Job Summary

The Melt role is a team based position, and plays a crucial role in the success of each molding line. This role is an entry-level opportunity and does not require any previous experience. However, you must be able to tolerate a loud, warm, and physically challenging work environment. The successful applicant must be able to work in confined spaces, stand for extended periods of time, as well as handle molten metal in a safe and confident manner. The position does offer the opportunity for cross training and experience in a variety of tasks related to production.

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Functions

Edu & Exp

Physical

Travel

Functions
  • Practice high level of safety at all times
  • Basic math, calculator, and computer skills are highly desirable
  • Demonstrate ability to monitor furnace conditions
  • Accurately take readings
  • Make refractory repairs to cupola, ladles and furnaces.
  • Haul iron
  • Slag off molten iron
  • Rod and dump the furnace
  • Maintain cleanliness of production area
  • Operate yard crane to accurately weigh charge metals into the weigh hopper
  • Load and unload rail cars
  • Break up returns
  • Maintain the yard in orderly fashion
  • Plot and adjust chemistry over iron
  • Demonstrate the ability to charge the cupola
  • Operate bobcat and forklift
  • Move and process materials
  • Receive and process scrap

Shifts:

  • Must be available to work 8-12 hour shifts
  • Must be available for overtime as production needs require
  • 1st shift Monday- Friday, some Saturdays required.
  • 2nd shift Monday – Friday, some Saturdays required.
  • Typical shift hours:
  • 1st shift hours: M-F 6:00 am-2:00 pm
  • 2nd shift hours: M-F 2:00 pm-10:00 pm, S 5:00 am-1:00 pm, M:12:30 pm -9:10 pm, T-TH: 1:00 pm - 9:10  pm, F: 11:00 am-7:00 pm, SA: 5:00 am - 1:00 pm

Pay rate:

  • Base pay rate of $15.94, 2nd shift premium: $0.70
  • 1st shift pay rate: $15.94
  • 2nd shift pay rate: $16.64
  • Base rates increase $0.50/hour upon successful completion of probation (60 working days)


Benefits:

  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 401k plan with generous company match
  • Apprenticeship programs
  • Opportunity for advancement

This is not an exhaustive list of duties or functions and may not necessarily comprise all of the "essential functions" for purposes of the ADA. Job duties may change over time and additional job functions may become essential. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Edu & Exp
  • Must be at least 18 years old to apply
  • No educational requirements
Physical
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs
Travel
  • No travel requirements

Candidates for positions with NEI, Neenah Foundry Company and its subsidiaries must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. All offers of employment will be conditioned upon successful completion of a post-offer drug screen. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.