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Job Details

Foundry Supervisor

Posted on Jan 13, 2021 by Select People Solutions

  • Location Lethbridge, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $38.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 12, 2021
Job Requirements


Select People Solutions




Other trades certificate or diploma


1 year to less than 2 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • AutoCAD
  • SolidWorks software

Additional Skills

Train staff/workers in job duties, safety procedures and company policies

Area of Specialization

  • Moulds, tools, dies, jigs and fixtures
  • Metallurgy
  • Materials science

Work Setting

  • Pattern manufacturer
  • Manufacture
  • Foundry

Workers Supervised

Foundry workers

Specific Skills

  • Set up machines and equipment
  • Recommend measures to improve productivity and product quality
  • Pour molten metal into moulds to produce metal castings
  • Oversee safety of operations
  • Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule (and possibly review) activities of workers
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Work Location Information

Urban area

Sculpting, Engraving and Mold Making Medium

Metal (iron, steel, copper)

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Feb 12, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Foundry Supervisor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Supervisors, Mineral and Metal Processing

Interest in supervising the activities of workers who operate single or multi-functional mineral and metal processing machinery and equipment; who operate mouldmaking and coremaking machines or manually make moulds and cores; who operate glass process control, forming and finishing machines; who operate concrete, clay and stone forming and finishing machines; and who operate cement process control machines and equipment


Interest in co-ordinating work activities and production schedules with units; and in resolving work problems


Interest in understanding the functioning of equipment and machinery used in mineral and metal processing operations; may set up machines and equipment

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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