Ball Filing

Ball Bearing Worker

Minimum ? 10th standard pass

Minimum experience of 2 to 7 years in relevant field

The tasks a Ball Filing Machine Operator is expected to perform include:Setting and operating ball filing machine for filing balls to required diameters

Studying drawings and other specifications of ball to be made

Starting pump and conveyor, feeding roughly pressed balls into intake hopper and regulating its supply to machine

Feeding balls into conveyor and rotating pressure wheel manually for trial operation

Adjusting machine, guiding, stopping and handling other controls to regulate load, wheel pressure, etc. according to machine performance and specifications

Rotating wheel at required speed to control cutting of balls fed and ensuring desired smoothness of ball surface

Starting machine and adjusting feed finger and picking off finger in tool pocket for obtaining desired clearances

Examining filed balls visually and with measuring instrument to ensure uniformity, smoothness of filing and adherence to specifications

Unloading filed balls from machine through chute to container placed below

Cleaning and oiling machine

Operating ball grinding machine as and when required

Knowledge of filing operations and shop mathematics

Efficient in planning sequence of operations

Knowledge of metal properties, alloys and thickness

Efficient in positioning, securing and verifying positions of work-piece

Equipped to inspect final product and take corrective measures

Not required

Attention to detail

Physically fit

Manual dexterity

Highly alert

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? INR12,000 to INR 25,000 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 & is currentlyproducing estimated 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 or numerous applications in automobiles, railways, pumps compressors & valves, diesel engines, cement/electrical/textile machinery, aero & sanitary pipes & fittings, etc. This labour intensiveindustry directly employs about 5,00,000 people.

The rising demand for metal and metal products across sectors has presented tremendous employment opportunities for Ball Filing Machine Operators.

Foundry and welding units

Manufacturing units

Automotive factories

Aero and sanitary pipes manufacturers

Cities and towns across India

Will be updated

Foundry and forge technology institutes across India

ITIs across India

Government and private engineering colleges across India