Casting Technician

Casting Worker

Minimum ? 10th

Certified training for Casting Technician Level 3 (programme aligned to ASC / Q 3202 released by Automotive Skills Development Council)

Relevant experience of 2-3 years

The tasks a Casting Technician Level 3 is expected to perform include:

Performing various types of metal castings

Handling both, manual and automated processes

Managing the specifications of molten metal

Setting up and operating the casting machinery

Forming and finishing the metal cast

Skilled in understanding the job requirement right down to the last detail

Ability to support the Operator in conducting casting processes

Efficiency in performing fettling and post casting operations

Proficiency in conducting quality checks and inspection of finished products

Efficiency in conducting regular cleaning and maintenance of equipment

Skilled in creating a safe and healthy working environment

Familiarity with maintaining the 5s on work premises

Knowledge of the latest technological advancements

Manual dexterity

Physically fit

ITI graduate

Knowledge of different and the latest casting, trimming and cleaning techniques and methodologies

Reading and writing skills

Ability to work independently

Hardworking and persistent


Self-directed learner


Team player

Good communication skills

Problem-solving skills

Attention to details

It is a field 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

Working is 9 hours every day for 6 days a week

Overtime is common

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Shift system maybe applicable

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

One may develop occupational hazards like constant contact with machine parts, tools and equipment, physical and mental

strain, injury etc.

Health risks include exposure to extreme temperatures, gases, chemicals, metal shavings, odours etc.

For freshers ?INR6,000 toINR8,000 per month

For candidates with experience -INR10,000 toINR15,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Production Units in India are Best in the World, Say Car Manufacturers

Chennai:Multinational automotive plantsin India rank among the top across the world in terms of their productivity and quality. Top auto MNCs like Hyundai, Toyota andSuzukirank their Indian production facilities right on top of their global pecking order. Despite fighting it out with factories in much larger markets - including the US and China - some of these plants fare better cranking out cars at upwards of 98-99% efficiency.

TakeHyundaiMotor India (HMI) which has two plants in its Sriperumbudur facility near Chennai. The newer, second plant actually ranks number one in terms of productivity and quality according to Bo Shin Seo, CEO & MD, Hyundai Motor India (HMI). "Hyundai has plants in China, Russia, Brazil, the US (Alabama), Turkey and Czech Republic and in terms of operational average productivity ratio we are number one," he added. HMI's second plant makes two models and routinely hits average productivity ratio of upwards of 99.7%. This means there will be an increase in job opportunities for Assistant Casting Technicians Level 3.


Automobile manufacturers

Car factories

Cities across India

Will be updated

ITIs across India

Government schools across India

Municipal schools across India

Model schools across India