Carnallite Plant Operator

Mix ingredients to prepare carnallite flux used in refining magnesium.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $54,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Carnallite Plant Operators do?

Mixes ingredients to prepare carnallite flux used in refining magnesium: Weighs carnallite ingredients according to formula. Mixes ingredients on concrete floor, using shovel. Melts mixture in furnace crucible. Tilts furnace with handwheel to pour molten carnallite into cooling pans. Pulverizes solidified carnallite in grinding mill and shovels powder into metal drums.

Should I be a Carnallite Plant Operator?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Ready for a Challenge: You jump into new projects with initiative and drive.
  • High Achiever: You love the challenge of tackling difficult work.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to Become a
    Carnallite Plant Operator

    Carnallite Plant Operators generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Carnallite Plant Operator-related education!
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