Metal Marker

Minimum ? ITI Diploma

Minimum experience of 2 to 7 years in relevant field

The tasks a Marker, Metal is expected to perform include:

Marking metal according to drawing or sample for filing, machining, grinding, drilling, forming, erecting, etc.

Studying drawings, sketches, samples, etc. to determine nature of work

Selecting metal such as sheet, blocks, angles, rods, etc. according to requirement and specification

Applying chalk or copper sulphate solution on finished surface

Calculating and marking outline with centre punch marks on finished surface of metal, indicating lines, curves or points as per dimensions

Checking markings by calculating dimensions to ensure accuracy of size, distances, etc. using scales, divider, square and other tools

Using template for making standard sizes of metal products

Marking metal components with drawing numbers for final assembly and erection

Skilled in processes such as filing, machining, grinding, drilling, forming, erecting, etc.Knowledge of drawings, sketches, samples, etc.Ability to work with metal sheet, blocks, angles, rods, etc.Proficient in reading and interpreting instructions and specifications

Skilled in the use of surface plate, angle plates, vernier height gauge, divider, marking block and other devices

Aware of health and safety guidelines at the work floor

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Training in metal forging technology

Good communication skills

Attention to detail

Physically fit

Creative thinker

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 maybe 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 fromcompany to company

Shift system maybe available in some companies

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

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

For candidates with experience ofmorethan2years? INR 10,000 to INR 16,000 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth in the Capital Goods & Manufacturing, Construction, Iron & Steel and Related Sectors

According to The foundry Informatics Centre, the Indian metal casting (Foundry Industry) is well established and produce around 9.344 Million MT of various grades of castings as per international standards. The various types of castings which are produced are ferrous, non-ferrous, aluminium alloy, graded cast iron, ductile iron, steel, etc. A large variety of metals is used for numerous applications in automobiles, railways, pumps compressors and valves, diesel engines, cement/electrical/textile machinery, aero and sanitary pipes and fittings, etc. The industry directly employs about 5,00,000 people and indirectly about 1,50,000 people and is labour intensive. The rising demand for metal and metal products across sectors has presented tremendous employment opportunities for Marker, Metal.

Construction companies

Infrastructure development companies

Manufacturing units

Automotive factories

Cities and towns across India