Utility Melt (any shift)

Reedsburg, WI 53959, USA Req #502
Wednesday, February 10, 2021

We’re looking for extraordinary people to join our growing team in Reedsburg WI.


Perform various support and relief duties throughout Melt Department.


  • Exhibit superior safety practices every day by outstanding housekeeping at all times.
  • Extend treatment to all other employees of the Company as individuals with the courtesy and dignity shown to customers.   
  • Exceed customer quality and service expectations through attention
         to detail. 
  • Exercise maximum care to protect the environment by fostering and supporting responsible operating procedures.    
  • Secure proper tools for each task.
  • Communicate suggestions and recommend solutions to problems to provide for an efficient operation.
  • Approach work assignments in a positive manner and function as a team member. 
  • Perform other assignments as may be requested.
  • Personal attendance record should remain in compliance with company guidelines.
  • Must be able to wear required PPE.

Additional - All positions require preplacement drug screen, background check, and physical.  


  • Complete assigned jobs on a fill-in basis to ensure the timely and proper production of molten iron.
  • Maintain melt written records as necessary.
  • Operate equipment used in Melt Department including cupola/furnace, holding furnaces, desulfurizing vessel, converters, cranes, and any equipment that is essential to normal operations.
  • Assist with relining, repair, shaving, and start up of furnaces.
  • Apply statistical process control (SPC) techniques as required to make chemistry, temperature, and productions adjustments to ensure quality molten product.
  • Assist in training new melt employees.
  • Operate fork truck by following all processes and procedures related to its safe operation.


  • $1000 sign on bonus
  • Base pay + Incentive pay*, Shift Premiums*, Weekend Premiums*, and Job Premiums* (for eligible positions*)
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package including Medical, Dental, Vision coverages
  • Insurance: Life, Supplemental Life, Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Wellness Programs
  • 401(K) Match
  • Free access to Worksite Wellness Center, including family members
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • PPE allowances

To learn more about Grede, please visit our website at www.grede.com

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Other details

  • Job Family Manufacturing Production Group
  • Job Function Manufacturing Production
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Job Start Date Wednesday, February 10, 2021
  • Reedsburg, WI 53959, USA