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Foundry in Wilkes-Barre, PA at PMG

Date Posted: 3/29/2019

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Job Description

Skilled Foundry Workers / Operators

Are you looking for a contract position that will offer exceptional pay, flexibility, and the opportunity to work with some of the nation’s most prominent manufacturing organizations? Look no further! PMG is the nation’s premier industrial contracting company, with a reputation for integrity and reliability built over the course of our 40-year history. We currently have great assignments for Foundry Operators, Laborers, Workers with some of the leaders in the manufacturing industry. 

Our dedicated recruiters will provide you with personal, hands-on assistance in matching you with just the right jobs and companies to fit your needs. These are generally short-term assignments requiring that you travel to job sites in various parts of the country, for which we will pay all travel and housing expenses. We also offer excellent pay, with the potential for you to earn as much in 6-8 months as you would earn in a year elsewhere, allowing you the flexibility to take time off between assignments. Let PMG help you to place you where your expertise is needed the most. Contact us today!


Skilled Foundry Workers / Operators

Job Responsibilities
As a skilled operator in a Foundry, you will be responsible for performing one or a combination of the following tasks: melting metal, pouring metal, removing castings from molds, dressing castings, operating machinery (furnaces and other equipment) as well as moving material and cleaning equipment. 

Your specific duties in this role will include:

•        Assemble flasks, using wrenches, bolts, tap screws etc.

•        watering and mixing sand, shoveling sand into flasks and compacting in flasks

•        Melting metals and pouring metals into molds

•        Operate, monitor and adjust furnaces and other foundry machinery 

•        Removing castings from molds, repairing molds, cleaning molds 

•        Other job duties, as requested 

Job Requirements

Skilled Foundry Workers / Operators

We are looking for skilled foundry operators with the expertise and professionalism to perform exceptionally well and with minimal guidance, particularly in high-pressure and high-temperature work environments. You must also be an excellent communicator with the ability to interact effectively with all departments and supervisors/managers.

Specific qualifications for the role include:

•        1 year' minimum experience performing any of the following roles in a foundry facility: molding, melting, pouring, machine operation, quality, patternmaking, shake out etc. 

•        Ability to perform physically demanding work in high temperature facilities, for 8-10 hours/day

•        Ability to stand for 8, 10 or 12 hour work day shifts perform physically demanding work, lifting/pushing/pulling/moving 50+ lbs. consistently throughout the day  

•        Ability to work  2nd or 3rd shift and overtime for the duration of the assignment (60+ hours/week)


Skilled Foundry Workers / Operators


As an employee with PMG, you will have the backing of one of the nation’s leading suppliers of contract labor solutions for the industrial manufacturing industry. Our assignments offer some of the industry’s top pay rates, and we can guarantee you a minimum of 60 hours of work each week, with overtime after 40 hours. 

Our positions usually require travel, but we pay all travel and lodging expenses as well as a generous per Diem. This is an excellent opportunity for you to build your resume working with some of the most innovative, state-of-the-art manufacturers while traveling the country and making great money.

Here is just some of what we have to offer:

•        Highly competitive hourly pay

•        50-60 hour work week guarantee (OT after 40 hours)

•        W2 contractor assignments

•        Dedicated recruiters

•        Paid travel expenses

•        Paid lodging

•        Per diem $45/day (tax free)

•        Flexibility to take time off between assignments


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