Job Description

Job Title: Heat Treatment Worker
Location: Redditch
Salary: T.B.C (3 shift rotating pattern)

Day to Day duties will include the following:
• To ensure the safe operation of heat-treatment plant & equipment at all times
• Understand the principles of heat-treatment and the effect of time and temperature upon the metallurgical properties of forged components
• Load, unload and batch code components as detailed by Quality Instructions and other related documents, by manual methods and using fork-lift or overhead cranes
• Ensure product quality and batch traceability is maintained at all times
• Meet production targets and plans as defined by supervision
• Utilise plant and equipment in the most cost effective way, ensuring that energy is not wasted
• Understand and work within the confines of NADCAP procedures
• Carry out routine checks as required
• Ensure all documentation is recorded accurately and concisely as defined by procedures
• Maintain housekeeping in the department to an acceptable level
• Support forge furnace light up procedures from time to time as required
• Work towards DQA approval

As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
• Good numeracy and literacy skills
• Flexible to work with little direct supervision across shift patterns as determined
• Have good manual handling skills to load and unload heat-treatment cages
• Posses a high level of alertness to monitor and control process parameters during the heat-treatment process
• Posses or be capable of being trained to operate both a fork lift truck and/or an overhead crane
• Capable of reading furnace chart recorders and making decisions based on heating/cooling rates

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