Die Casting Supervisor

Manage workers engaged in setting up and operating diecasting machines.

What does a Die Casting Supervisor do?

Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in setting up and operating diecasting machines, applying knowledge of diecasting process and properties of molten metal: Reads work orders to determine type of diecasting machines to be used. Initiates changes in timing of casting cycle, lubrication of dies, cooking of dies, or spacing between dies to correct defects in castings. Trains new workers in job duties. May supervise operation of melting furnaces and trim presses. May adjust thermostats to control temperatures of molten metal. May set up diecasting machines for workers. May be required to have experience with specific materials or type of machine. Performs duties as described under SUPERVISOR Master Title.