Reline bottoms of ingot-soaking pits with coke dusts.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Bottom Makers do?
Relines bottoms of ingot-soaking pits with coke dust to retard formation of oxide scale on hot ingots: Digs out molten metal, slag scale, and cinder from bottoms of pits, using flat-pointed bar, and scrapes debris into ladle. Shovels coke dust into pit, using bar to level bottom surface. May change crane tong bits, using sledgehammer.
Should I be a Bottom Maker?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
You pay close attention to all the little details.
You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
Also known as:
Burrito Maker, Candy Maker, Bar, Enchilada Maker, Taco Maker
How to become a Bottom Maker
Most Bottom Makers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field.
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