Forge Operator

Company Name:
Gerdau Long Steel North America is a leader in mini-mill steel production and steel recycling in North America, with an annual manufacturing capacity of approximately 10 million metric tons of mill finished steel products. Through a vertically integrated network of mini-mills, scrap recycling facilities and downstream operations, the company serves customers throughout the U.S. and Canada, offering a diverse and balanced product mix of merchant steel, rebar, structural shapes, fabricated steel, flat rolled steel and wire rod.
We believe our employees are the best in the business. We have high standards and our employees constantly strive to reach even higher levels of success. Gerdau growth is based on our values and on a vision focused on excellence. We see customer satisfaction, the personal and professional growth of each employee, total safety in the workplace, a commitment to our stakeholders, employees, and communities, and profit as a measure of performance.

Gerdau is seeking Forge Operator for the mill in Duluth, MN

Basic Function:
Basic Troubleshooting: Finger and arm, Stock gauge, Kicker pin & springs, Worn tooling
Transfer lift and bar conveyor unscramble.

Forge Start-up and shutdown, know functions of lights and switches on forge control panel and platform, Basic knowledge of oil and grease system, reset forge electrical breakers, reset oil system breaker, reset oil system breaker, reset unscramble breaker and have basic knowledge of rounder maintenance. Be able to start up all conveyors and proper start up procedures. Reset AJEX cabinet breaker and replace and align coils. Set and adjust vari-freq. drives. Replace and align slings on the unscramble.

Qualifications include:
Candidates that have some demonstrated mechanical ability of some kind. Candidates that have been farm raised personnel or automotive mechanics. Forklift experience is preferred.

Gerdau offers opportunities for advancement in an ever challenging, high-tech environment. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to grow with a world-class, multinational company. We recognize the contributions of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement.

Gerdau offers excellent benefits that start the FIRST DAY OF EMPLOYMENT!
Medical & Prescription
Health & Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account)
Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
Health Advocate Services
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement Program

Gerdau is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to diversifying its workforce. All applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.

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