Melter Clerk

Record heat numbers, composition of alloys, and identification of castings.
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Salary Range
$17,000 – $42,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Melter Clerks do?

Records heat numbers, composition of alloys, and identification of castings poured from each heat. Calculates amount of each metal for alloys according to standard formula. May stamp heat number on metal tags, using hand-operated press. May insert end of tag wire into metal to identify each casting.

Should I be a Melter Clerk?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Meter-Changes Records Clerk

    How to become a Melter Clerk

    Melter Clerks often have a Certificate or higher. Chart?chd=s:9ocoaa&chl=no+college+%2852%25%29|certificate+%2812%25%29|associate%27s+%282%25%29|bachelor%27s+%2834%25%29||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,52,52
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