Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

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  • Furnace Operator - Hydro Yankton - Sioux Falls, SD

    Furnace Operator * Operate mobile equipment (forklift, skid loader, sweeper, overhead crane) * Accurately weigh up furnace charges and distinguish different scrap by alloy * Operate chargers to ...

  • Furnace Operator - Potters Industries LLC - Muscatine, IA

    ... furnace to repair boiler grates) * Maintaining boiler water support systems * Maintain boiler chemical mix to insure boiler and steam lines longevity * Correct any boiler operating problems

  • Furnace Operator - Hydro The Dalles Cast - The Dalles, OR

    Job Location: The Dalles, OR Summary: Daily production to meet customer demands. Reports directly to Cast house Supervisors Starting Rate: $15.65/hr, up to $17.92/hr after 90 days Job ...

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What They Do

Operate or tend heating equipment other than basic metal, plastic, or food processing equipment. Includes activities, such as annealing glass, drying lumber, curing rubber, removing moisture from materials, or boiling soap.


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