Refractory Installer

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We are looking for a Refractory Installer to work on a long term contract in the Port Talbot area.

Rate is c£13-14 Umbrella/Ltd (or PAYE Equivalent) per hour

  • Ensuring that all work is performed in accordance with the requirements of Health and Safety and other relevant legislation
  • General site measurement of the refractory area with level measurement of the main oven dimensions, the battery main axis, oven pitch, oven length, etc.
  • Installation of the sole flues
  • Installation of the sole flues
  • Installation of the regenerator walls (230 mm and 320 mm)
  • Installation of the 110-mm wall
  • Installation of scaffolds for the up going walls
  • Arrangement of the sliding joint between fireclay and silica brickwork
  • Installation of corbel area
  • Installation of heating walls lower part
  • Installation of heating walls upper part
  • Installation of oven roof (silica part)
  • Installation of sliding joint between silica and fireclay
  • Installation of oven roof (fireclay part)
  • Installation of base sleeve of ascension pipes
  • Installation of charging hole frames
  • Installation of inspection hole frames
  • Installation of charge car sleepers
  • Installation of insulation
  • Gunning
  • Spraying
  • Under pressure sealing

Special Duties:

  • Construction and site elevations
  • Expansion joints
  • Mortar Joints/Preparation of the Mortar
  • Permissible Tolerances of Mortar Joints
  • Scaffolding for Bricking up
  • Jointing of the Waste Gas Boxes
  • Sealing Jointing of the Ascension Pipe Sleeves
  • Re-jointing
  • To undertake, as and when required, refractory concrete laying and foundation work associated with major and minor construction work
  • Install refractory units in chimneys and industrial infrastructures
  • Read and interpret the engineering drawings and blueprints
  • Install refractory bricks in chimneys and other furnaces and incinerators.
  • Cut and trim refractory modules using hand and power tools
  • Lining or relining furnaces and boilers, kilns and similar installations using acid-resistant modules, concretes, plastics or other materials as per design
  • Undertaking any other duties appropriate to the post objectives as required by Management appropriate to the level of the post

If the Refractory Installer role could be of interest to you, please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!


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