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Melter Supervisor

Supervise the workers engaged in operating furnaces to produce steel.

What does a Melter Supervisor do?

Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating open-hearth, electric-arc, or oxygen furnaces to produce steel: Directs workers in charging furnace with specified raw material and in taking temperature tests of molten metal. Observes color of molten metal through cobalt-blue glasses, and orders changes in furnace temperature. Coordinates charging and melting with molding and pouring operations. Performs other duties as described under SUPERVISOR Master Title. May be designated according to type of furnace as Melter Supervisor, Electric-Arc Furnace; Melter Supervisor, Open-Hearth Furnace; Melter Supervisor, Oxygen Furnace.