Reference : USA00048

Furnace Floor - Huntsville, AL

  • Technical Production
  • United States HUNTSVILLE
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 12/16/2021

Position description

The job consists of supporting the operation of a single phase or 3-phase electric arc furnace.

Requires:

  • Batch preparation, operation of weighing and transfer equipment. The helper must understand and demonstrate proficiency using all process equipment associated with the feed system.
  • Support Operator in furnace operations including (setups, start up; feeding, pour, etc.). This is a multi-step process that requires use of electrode hoist, furnace controls, feed system controls, Quench Tunnel elevator system operation, rotary screeners, use of jack hammer and sledge hammer.
  • Product handling and sampling including product identification. Helper must fully understand and demonstrate knowledge of feed and scale system, method of collecting samples, proper identification and labeling of product (Q1, Date, Weight, Shift, Initial), by product type (cyclone fines, Q1, Q5, NV, etc.), and refuse.
  • Furnace Records; Helper must accurately record and report to the Operator all aspects of furnace operations. Helper must be able to perform math skills to calculate time, weights, temperatures.
  • The Floor Helper has overall responsibility for accuracy and recording of all weights and measures associated with furnace operations. Area housekeeping and cleanup. The Floor Helper must complete a thorough clean-up of assigned area each shift. Floor Helper must be able and willing to carry out written and verbal instructions with minimal supervision.
  • Perform all the duties in a safe, responsible manner in accordance with the Saint-Gobain EHS Charter, observing all Company and Government regulations. Observe and report all unsafe conditions to the Shift Leads. Comply with company policies and safety rules.
  • Material handling, weighing, bagging. This includes the proper disposition of all associated materials. It will require using various handling equipment such as; forklifts, bucket loaders (Bobcat), mobilized hammering device (Dingo), Forklift and overhead crane certified.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Training, certification in relevant equipment (forklift, skid steer, overhead crane)
  • Written/Oral Communication Skills

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OUR PURPOSE SETS THE COURSE FOR OUR COMMON FUTURE

Together with and for our customers, we design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions that have a positive impact on everyone's life and provide well-being, quality of life and performance, while caring for the planet.

OUR PURPOSE REFLECTS WHO WE ARE

Our 350 years of history, our collective strength and our leadership empower us to pursue our development, by addressing the major challenges facing humanity, namely, climate change, resource protection and inclusion. 

We are both an international and multi-local company, fully integrated into the territories where we operate to support their vitality and help build a fairer and more sustainable, open and engaging world. 

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