Tin Coater


The tasks a Tin Coater is expected to perform include:

Applying thin coating of tin on brass and copper utensils for domestic use

Making small charcoal fire so as to heat up the utensils

Cleaning utensils by scribbling with dry sand or any other such abrasive

Sprinkling powdered ammonium chloride in the utensils to be coated

Making use of tin stick or powdered tin in the coating process

Allowing the tin to melt and then making use of cotton or wool pad to enable the melted tin to spread over the entire required surface

Repeating and rubbing the coated surface time and again so as to ensure smooth finish of the utensil

Skilled in cleaning the utensils by abrasive materials

Skilled in testing the finished product for smoothness

Knowledge of the entire process of applying tin coating on utensils

Aware of different types of metals which require tin coating

Not required



Ability to work independently


It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of the job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Working hours are for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available in some companies

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needsThis job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL) and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

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

For freshers INR5,200 toINR 6,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Capital Goods and Manufacturing Industry in India

CII has branded the Capital Goods and Manufacturing industry in India as a strong, resilient and vibrant manufacturing sector. As per IBEF (Indian Brand Equity Foundation), India is the fourth largest producer of crude steel and the largest producer of soft iron in the world. Presently, the Indian steel industry employs around 500,000 people, while the per capita consumption in 2013 stood at around 57.8 kilograms. It is said that these numbers are expected to rise with increased industrialization throughout the country. The Government has set up an inter-ministerial group (IMG) in the Steel Ministry for effective co-ordination and expediting implementation of various investment projects in the steel sector.

The size of Indian copper industry is around 4 lakh tons, which is about 3% of the world copper market. India is emerging as net exporter of copper.

The size of Indian Copper Industry is around 4 lakh tons, which as percentage of world copper market is 3%. India is emerging as net exporter of copperConsidering all this it is safe to state that this sector is bound to grow in the coming time and so the job profile of a Tin Coater and allied professionals will also witness growth in the future.

Manufacturing units of brass and copper utensils

Cities and towns across India