Assist Pig-Machine Operators to cast pig irons.
What does a Pig Machine Operator Helper do?
Assists PIG-MACHINE OPERATOR to cast pig iron: Observes pouring operations and signals PIG-MACHINE OPERATOR to stop flow of metal from ladle when molds overflow or mechanical malfunction occurs. Knocks pieces of iron and slag from ladle lips, pouring spout, or iron runners, using pole. Cleans slag and iron from pouring equipment and pig machine, using bars and sledges. Performs other duties as described under HELPER Master Title.