Hot Metal Production Worker

Kopp Glass

Date: 07/19/2019

Location: Pittsburgh

 The ideal candidate will be methodical, steady, and even-paced with excellent hand-eye coordination and strong manual dexterity. This role involves varied tasks and activities, focusing on assisting in the production of glassmaking on the shop floor. Precise, consistent work output is essential requiring patience and a willingness to handle and complete one task at a time. Glassmaking is a team effort and the right candidate will be focused, cooperative, detail-oriented and helpful; we’re looking for someone who works comfortably as part of a team, as well as autonomously and who often checks their work.


Primary Responsibilities:
• Assists in the production of glass products that are made from molten glass
• Prepares and disassembles materials and equipment for glass production.
• Supports the shop by transporting hot glass from the shop area to the annealing lehrs and keeping count.
• Uses all glassmaking tools with the proper techniques.
• Effectively communicates with others on the shop.
• Maintains a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
• Adheres to Kopp’s Quality Policies and Quality Management process and procedures.
• Responsible for following written and verbal instructions.