Due to expansion and winning a new contract my client is looking to recruit 2 Core Makers, training given to the right candidates
The Core Maker produces sand-based cores by a process of setting and operating traditional cold-box and hot-box core making machines.
The Core Maker reports directly to the Foundry Supervisor.
Setting and operating all types of cold- and hot-box core making machines to the instructions contained in the relevant Technique Sheet
Monitor and maintain the condition of core making machines, dies and patterns in line with the relevant Preventive Maintenance instructions e.g. cleaning and/or changing vents, checking and lubricating the equipment, etc.
Able to check and monitor that the quality of the core is to the required standard and free from visual and other defects
Capable of adjusting the core making process in order to address fundamental core production problems
Recording all necessary production information on internal documentation such as start time on and off the job, start-up scrap, quantity produced by hour, scrap by hour and reason, unplanned breakdown time and reason, etc.
Maintaining the work area in a clean and tidy condition during the working day and particularly at the end of shift, in line with the relevant 5S standard