Casting Department Worker - Job Opening

 
 

Casting Department Worker

$12.00 – 14.00/hour to start

The Opportunity

Baer Bronze is a fine art bronze casting foundry located in Springville, UT, appropriately known as “Art City” because of its strong development of the arts. We have been proudly contributing to the arts for 25 years, servicing artists, studios, museums and galleries locally and nationwide. At Baer Bronze we use the lost-wax casting method and specialize in all stages of the bronze casting process. It is an exciting time to join Baer Bronze as we continue to transform and position our business for long term growth and profitability.

Baer Bronze is currently seeking a full-time, day shift casting department worker to join our team. This team member will play a hands-on role in creating fine art bronze sculptures by helping in the slurry, casting, and basing/shipping departments. Baer Bronze offers a great compensation plan involving competitive wages, paid holidays & time off, medical insurance (with accompanying HSA benefits), life insurance, and bonus incentive opportunities.

Position Overview (Including but not limited to:)

Worker will aid where needed in the following production areas:

·         Slurry Dipping/Shell Application Department: Apply liquid and sand mixture coats to large art projects (slurry dipping). Monitor and perform regular maintenance on equipment and raw materials.

·         Casting/Bronze Pour Department: Assist in the pouring of molten bronze.

·         Basing/Shipping Department: Build large scale shipping crates, package boxes, and drill & mount display bases.

·         Other duties as assigned: flexibility required in daily job assignments. Employee must be comfortable with irregular work duties and able to move between various assignments without much difficulty.

Experience not necessary. Will train. Opportunity for advancement and development of a variety of skills.

Required skills:

Strength (Job requires a lot of lifting. Must be able to lift 100 lbs easily, and lift 50 - 75 lbs repetitively and regularly.)

Good hand/eye coordination

Safety

Problem solving

Organization and effective prioritizing

Reliability

Self-motivation

Efficiency

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:
General shop and machine tool noise, heat, dirt, sand, grease, high temperatures and fumes from the operation of machines and equipment. Normal working position is standing or walking. Some repetitive lifting/moving is required, depending on the daily assignment or tasks being performed. Physical ability to wear respirator and safety equipment required. The lifting weight can range anywhere from 1 to 100 lbs in which proper lifting/moving techniques are required. 

 

High school diploma or equivalent required. Must pass drug screen.


How to Apply

Email resume or brief bio/work history to emily@baerbronze.com.