Overview

Workers in the Foundry are responsible for monitoring quality in all aspects of the process.

Areas of responsibility include:

  • mixing dry sand to proper compacting standards
  • making molds using patterns manufactured to customer specifications
  • pouring aluminum at the proper temperature
  • grinding and finishing the casting

All workers are responsible for maintaining a clean and safe work area.

The program provides workers with an opportunity to acquire job skills and acceptable work habits by participating in a production oriented environment, operating equipment, and meeting production schedules and quality standards. Efficiency and quality are stressed in all shops.

To participate, individuals must have a high school diploma or HSE.

Offered at Elmira.