Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters

Extruding and Drawing Machine Operators

Metal Sheet Worker

Minimum 12th pass

Minimum experience of up to 1 year as a supervisor in a metal extruding plant

The tasks a Supervisor and Foreman, Metal Drawing and Extruding is expected to perform include:Supervising and guiding workers engaged in metal drawing and extruding operations for making wires, tubes, etc. by automatic or semi-automatic processes

Guiding workers in setting machines,die guides, mandrel, etc.Supervising operations and directing workers as necessary to ensure efficient performance

Arranging for tools and equipment and maintaining them in working order

Ensuring compliance with safety rules and precautionary measures

Maintaining necessary records and registers

Basic knowledge of maintaining log books

Skilled in operation and control techniques

Skilled in manoeuvring mechanised equipment for extruding

Knowledge of all the tools and equipment used in metal drawing

Basic knowledge of machines and tools

Basic knowledge of arithmetic and statistics

Not applicable


Physically fit

Manual dexterity

Good listener

It is not a desk job

The candidate will supervise a team of Workers

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours every day. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available in some companies

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needsNo

The job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous as per The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

For freshers - INR15,000 to INR25,000 per month
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Capital Goods & Manufacturing Sector in India

The capital goods and manufacturing sector is on a rise in India. More labour force, growing skilled labour and other factors are contributing to its success. Many foreign investors have invested in the country in the recent past due to low cost of setting up of plants and available manpower. The government has an ambitious plan to locally manufacture as many as 181 products India currently imports at a cost of at least US$ 18.1 billion. Also,India islikely to emerge as the fastest growing steel and metal consuming nation in the world

According to the annual reports of IMF and SAIL, with advanced economies expected to do well in 2015, the global growth projection for 2015 is 5%. Metal and iron & steel industry have ample growth opportunities in India which makes Supervisor and Foreman, Metal Drawing and Extruding a great career choice for the future.

Manufacturing units across sectors

Cities and towns across India