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Furnace Operator (2652-804)

Exotic Metals Forming Company LLC. Kent Full-Time
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Furnace Operator
Responsible for learning furnace operating processes in obtaining high quality results of brazing, hardness and mechanical properties of sheet metal aircraft components.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare parts for loading into furnace, including wiping and final cleaning as necessary.
  • Evaluate load configuration, load on racks or grids for economical batch size and furnace hot zone limits.
  • Manufacturing load thermocouples.
  • Ensure proper heat treat cycle is used following manufacturing traveler requirements for heat, vacuum levels, time and cooling rate.
  • Monitor leak rate and progress of load during cycle.
  • Maintain furnace systems including preventative maintenance checks on pumps and other items listed in the maintenance log.
  • Perform weekly leak rate testing.
  • Check for vacuum leaks using helium leak detector.
  • Recognize and control equipment failures. Detect faulty processes and provide input for their resolution.
  • Responsible for ensuring proper documentation is entered on manufacturing planning (including correct quantities), paperless timecard system and furnace log.
  • Work under direct oversight.
Required Experience:

Skills and Experience:

  • Able to read and understand manufacturing planning, and sketches.
  • Knows when to stop and ask for clarification.
  • Knowledge of shop math and precision measurement equipment.

    Working Conditions
    Demonstrate proper and safe operation of equipment, and personal protective equipment including, but not limited to safety glasses/chemical goggles, hearing protection, respirator, and heat-reflective gloves as required.

    Physical Requirements
    Performs physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and frequent movement of the whole body, such as climbing, lifting up to 50 pounds, balancing and handling of material.

Exotic Metals Forming Company LLC is committed to non-discrimination in employment and other opportunities. Exotic Metals Forming Company LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics


Skills required

Mechanical Aptitude
Quality Assurance
Use Protective Equipment
Operate Machine
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Exotic is a family-owned organization of individuals driven and committed to being the best complex sheet metal aerospace company that we can be.

We engineer, manufacture, and provide aftermarket support on vital systems and components for virtually every commercial airliner and military aircraft in active service today. We have sophistication to provide innovative solutions and the flexibility to provide rapid response to our customers' needs.

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