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Core Tasks

  • Performs a variety of manual tasks in relation to the operation of coke ovens, boilers, blast furnaces and other engineering trades.
  • Clears machine blockages, cleans machinery, equipment and tools, keeps work area tidy and clears waste and any spillages.
  • Removes finished pieces from work area, paints or fixes identification labels or markers on products or containers.
  • Loads and unloads vehicles, trucks and trolleys.
  • Assists operative to mark out, bend, drill, galvanise, coat and otherwise machine metal.
  • Conveys goods, materials, equipment, etc. to work area, assists in setting up machinery and equipment and prepares tools, lamps and other equipment for use.
  • Assists in setting up attachments on plant and machinery, and operates saws, shears or other equipment.
  • Assists with the operation of furnaces and the preparation of castings.

Education Requirements

Level Percentage
Level 0 17.553787%
Level 1 11.686183%
Level 2 28.512999%
Level 3 25.620518%
Level 4-5 (Higher Education) 6.495125%
Level 6 (Bachelors) 9.513671%
Level 7 (Masters or equivalent) 0.617716%

Salary Levels


Potential Salary


Entry Level Salary


Average Salary


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