Position Title: Core Maker
Wage: $15.00 - $18.00/hour
Hours: 5:00am – 3:15pm (Monday – Thursday)
QPS is looking for a 1st shift Core Maker at our client in Pewaukee, Wisconsin! In this position you are dealing with sand and core boxes. Essentially filling the box with sand, allowing it to harden, then removing the sand from the core box, cleaning it up and painting it. Once that’s done the core is ready to be placed in the mold and then have molten metal poured into it on third shift. This position is NOT involved with the melt department in any capacity. So if you like playing with sand and making stuff, apply today!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Review core schedule and verify proper tooling and markings are present- Form core reinforcing rods and wires into specified shape by hand or by machine- Operate mixers according to job instructions to fill core boxes with sand- Vent cores as needed and strip them from boxes onto flat bottom boards- Label cores with the correct part number and stage them in sets on core racks- Receive and review cores obtained by outside supplier- Paste core sections together to form completed core - Brush, dip or spray solution, such as graphite on cores to produce smooth finish and load cores into oven- Dress cores, using hand tools or power tools, such as files, scrapers and grinding wheel - Fill cracks in surface of core with putty or patching sand using putty knife - Stage assembled cores on core racks for molding
Requirements:- High School diploma or equivalent- At least six months of related experience- Able to read and interpret documents- Basic math skills