Lead Operator

International Search Partners - Spokane Valley, WA

Furnace Operator - heat treat


  • Prepare parts for loading into furnace, including wiping and final cleaning as necessary.
  • Evaluate load configuration, load on racks or grids for economical batch size and furnace hot zone limits.
  • Manufacturing load thermocouples.
  • Ensure proper heat treat cycle is used following manufacturing traveler requirements for heat, vacuum levels, time and cooling rate.
  • Monitor leak rate and progress of load during cycle.
  • Maintain furnace systems including preventative maintenance checks on pumps and other items listed in the maintenance log.
  • Perform weekly leak rate testing.
  • Check for vacuum leaks using helium leak detector.
  • Recognize and control equipment failures. Detect faulty processes and provide input for their resolution.
  • Responsible for ensuring proper documentation is entered on manufacturing planning (including correct quantities), paperless timecard system and furnace log.
  • Work under direct oversight.

Posted On: Friday, September 21, 2018
Compensation: $25/hr

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