Kettle Operator- Galvanizing

  • Inspect all lifting equipment prior to use (forklifts, cranes, monorails, chains, slings, etc)
  • Sweep ash from the kettle on a continual basis and store ash in barrels for later use
  • Inspect all material before galvanizing to ensure material meets all Sabre Safety guidelines and procedures
  • Ensure all galvanized products meet Sabre quality requirements, minimize downtime, and promote efficiency and uptime
  • Knowledge of general safety guidelines and Sabre's quality expectations and application in the work place
  • Safely performs each and every step of the pretreatment process
  • Maintain safe and efficient kettle temperatures and kettle zinc levels at all times
  • Add zinc and other alloys to the kettle as necessary in order to maintain proper levels and proper quality of product
  • Maintains proper housekeeping and kettle maintenance
  • Dross kettle (remove sludge) on a predetermined schedule according to Sabre guidelines
  • Runs, maneuvers, navigates or operate heavy equipment or mechanized equipment in kettle area, such as cranes/overhead cranes
  • Inform Kettle Lead of any quality concerns and/or maintenance problems.
  • Actively seeks and supports continuous improvement activities in process efficiencies, costs and effectiveness of work
  • Additional duties as assigned

  • Experience using cranes highly preferred
  • Prior experience in a galvanizing manufacturing facility highly preferred
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and moving entire body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, bending, twisting and handling of materials
  • Must be able to work in an outside manufacturing environment for long shifts, including weekends.
  • Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures
  • Must have the ability to concentrate on tasks for long periods of time and be able to observe and receive information from all relevant sources
  • Ability to pay attention to details and multi-task in a fast paced work environment
  • Good communication skills, including speaking and understanding English
  • Ability to identify, define and resolve problems

Educational Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent preferred
  • Ability to speak and comprehend English
  • Must be able to obtain SG Crane/Forklift Certification


  • Must be able to work nights on rotating shifts and every other weekend
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