Metal Spinner

Lathe Operator

Minimum ? ITI Turner

Minimum experience of up to 4 years in relevant area

The tasks a Metal Spinner is expected to perform include:Fashioning metal sheet on spinning lathe into hollow-ware, utensils and fancy articles

Studying drawings and other specifications of the article to be made

Selecting appropriate mandrels, wooden chuck or mould

Fastening mould to spindle or lathe

Measuring, marking and cutting discs from sheet metal stock and drilling hole in each disc

Repeating processes efficiently to enhance productivity

Smoothing and trimming spun piece with hand tools

Skilled in reading and interpreting Auto Cad drawings

Knowledge of mechanical operations

Proficient in working on a spinning machine

Skilled in using different measuring instruments

Equipped in using appropriate hand tools during the entire process

Not applicable

Physically fit



Manual dexterity

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

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 everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This 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)Occupational hazards include injury to body by equipment and tools, if not taken care of

For freshers - INR 7,500 to INR 12,000 per month

For candidates with experience - INR 8,000 to INR 16,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Manufacturing Sector in India

According to a report by Mckinsey and Company, India?s manufacturing sector could touch US$ 1 trillion by 2025. There is potential for the sector to account for 25-30 per cent of the country?s GDP and create up to 90 million domestic jobs, by 2025.

The Government of India has taken several initiatives to promote a healthy environment for the growth of manufacturing sector in the country. Some of the notable initiatives and developments are:

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.

The Construction industry is an important indicator of the development.

It has contributed an estimated 6708 billion to the national GDP in 2011-12 (a share of around 9%).

As the manufacturing and construction sectors grow, so will the opportunities in these sectors, like for Metal Spinner.

Manufacturing units across sectors

Mechanical assembly plants

Cities and towns across India