• Laborer Knockoff

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    New Castle, IN | Contract 




    Continental Inc. is looking to hire a Laborer (Knockoff) in the New Castle, Indiana area. This position will perform a variety of duties to prepare castings for cleaning, inspection, and grinding. Support the Cleaning Room in other capacities as assigned. Perform all tasks with safety and quality in mind and in accordance with established procedures and process instructions. Take necessary action to minimize delaytime and maximize production.





    •  Exhibit superior safety practices every day evidenced by outstanding housekeeping at all times.
    •  Extend treatment to all other employees of the Company as individuals with the courtesy and dignity shown to customers.
    •  Exceed customer quality and service expectations through attention to detail.
    •  Exercise maximum care to protect the environment by fostering and supporting responsible operating procedures.


    1.  Remove runner bars, risers, sprues, large fins, etc. from castings in accordance with established procedures and work instructions.
    2.  Position castings and remove the gating system and other large irregularities using sledge hammers, impact hammers and other appropriate tools.
    3.  Place castings in the proper containers. Segregate all scrap iron such as gating, risers, etc. into the proper remelt hoppers.
    4.  Separate obvious scrap castings.
    5.  Notify the Cleaning Room Supervisor of casting breakage or continuing scrap problems.
    6.  Ensure casings move smoothly through the shakeout system and make corrections as necessary.
    7.  Operate the wheelabrator to remove adhering sand, scale, small fins and other debris from rough castings and to reach the required surface finish.
    8.  Maintain the wheelbrator function by adjusting wheelabrator cycle times based on random, regular inspections and operating characteristics, setting   wheelabrator timers according to work   instructions, ensuring the proper amperage is being drawn by the wheel motor,      ensuring shot levels are   appropriate, etc.
    9.  Notify the Cleaning Room Supervisor regarding any equipment that requires repair or replacement.
    10.  Maintain work area in a clean and orderly manner. Additional
    11.  Secure proper tools for each task
    12.  Communicate suggestions and recommend solutions to problems to provide for an efficient operation
    13.  Approach work assignments in a positive manner and function as a team member
    14.  Perform other assignments as may be requested 




    •  Requires ability to read and write, add and subtract, use direct reading and fixed gauges.
    •  Up to and including three months experience.
    •  Some judgment to comply with instructions, follow methods, make minor decisions.




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