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Boston Metal Metal Production Operator in Woburn, Massachusetts

Metal Production Operator Boston Metal is developing a new technology to lower the environmental impact of primary metals production while delivering higher quality at reduced cost. This fast-paced startup company is expanding its operations team to run its Molten Oxide Electrolysis (MOE) cells for the production of molten metal. The Metal Production Operator as a member of the Operations Team conducts 24 hour operations (7days a week) with three shifts. Duties include monitoring MOE cells, withdrawing molten metal and slag samples from the cells at regular intervals as well as supporting tapping and feeding operations. Additional duties may include cell rebuilding and commissioning. Cell rebuilding activities require operating heavy tools (such as jack hammers) for demolition operations or manipulating bags of refractory (similar to bags of concrete, 50+lbs) while conducting mixing and casting operations. Desired Experience and Skills: Experience or training in industrial fabrication/assembly with proficiency in at least 2 skill sets listed below Hot work, such as welding or using torches for cutting and heating Foundry experience or high temperature experience (greater than 900?F), including manipulating hot objects General fabrication Lift up to 60lbs Work shift schedule: \"6-4\" Shift Pattern 1st Shift 7:00am to 5:00pm 2nd Shift 3:00pm to 1:00am 3rd Shift 11:00pm to 9:00am You will work 6 consecutive days 10hrs per day followed by 4 days off. At the end of the 4 day off period your shift would move to the next shift time (i.e. 1st shift to 2nd shift, etc.). We are paying a shift differential for both the 2nd and 3rd shifts above your standard hourly rate. Training for the position will be provided. Physical Demands: The employee must be able to wear Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) as required by the specific work activity which may include: N95 mask or respirator; various types of gloves/hand protection; safety shoes; head protection; and protective clothing. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use his or her hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and sit without additional assistance. The employee is occasionally required to stoop or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 55 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.