Furnace Operator / Furnace Supervisor

Just Recruitment Group
22 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Just Recruitment Group Ltd is currently recruiting for a Furnaceperson/Furnace Supervisor, based in Braintree, Essex.

The role will be based in the foundry and will require close coordination with Quality Assurance and Metallurgy department.

The main responsibilities in this role are as follows –

• Supervision of a team working in your immediate area.

• Coordinate team to ensure scheduled melting is completed as planned.

• Preparation, melting and casting of metal as per company specific procedures.

• To work as part of a team preparing metal coin samples for testing and carrying out a range of other tests in order to ensure compliance with standards and specifications.

• Ensure testing is carried out in accordance with the relevant procedures.

• Completion of forms for melt records and traceability information.

• Work in a safe and efficient manner.

• Participate in company safety initiatives.

• Work to provide results in a timely manner in accordance with planned dates/times.

• Assist with improvements (Lean 5s) to procedures, equipment, operating methods etc. to increase efficiency.

The successful candidate will ideally display the following attributes -

• Ability to plan and prioritise workload

• Strong team working and interpersonal skills

• Experience in Quality Assurance and process control

• Used to working in an Industrial Engineering Environment

Skills, Experience & Qualification-

• Ideally have 5 GCSE’s including Maths & English and Science (C or above).

• Ideally have 3 years’ experience as a furnace Operator, or other foundry supervisory role.

• Ideally computer literate.

• Candidates without these qualifications but who can demonstrate relevant industrial knowledge and experience will be considered.

Hours of work

• Monday to Friday - 39 hours per week: Mon – Thurs 6.00am – 2.30pm, Fri 6.00am – 1.30pm.

The above hours are standard however; you may be requested from time to time to work additional hours to accommodate business needs so a flexible approach is preferred.


• Package commensurate with experience.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within our organisation with a varied project workload and excellent scope for progression.

For more information on this position, please contact Just Recruitment Group Ltd on telephone (phone number removed) quoting job reference (phone number removed)

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days, your application for this position has been unsuccessful

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