Foundryman/Sand Molder

Canadian Specialty Castings - Niagara Falls, ON (26 days ago)

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CSC is looking for additional skilled Foundryman/Sand Molder to join our team to begin a long lasting satisfying career with us.


Experience in an industrial manufacturing setting.

Experience in, welding, forklift, bobcat would be a definite asset.

Duties: welding, grinding, molding, melting, arc air and sandblasting, general maintenance

Reporting to the Foundry Supervisor, the position is responsible for making sand molds and assembling the molds (cope, drag and cores) at Canadian Specialty Castings.

Canadian Specialty Castings., manufactures and repairs different forms of castings used in the energy, marine and industrial sectors. In addition, CSC manufactures associated industrial products. Understanding and experience of manufacturing with different materials, specifications, and machining.

Principle Responsibilities and Accountability

Sand Molder

Required to ensure that proper mold making practices and procedures are followed to achieve quality parts in our foundry. Molder must have knowledge of “no bake” sand molding systems (binder, catalyst, sand, sand mixer, etc.).

Experience & Knowledge

Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience on “no bake” sand molding processes is a must have

Excellent understanding of sand molding processes and machinery (sand mixers, vibration tables, etc.)

Knowledge and experience of assembling complex sand molds (1-2 stage pump cases, impellers, etc.)

Following process instructions and able to understand product drawings and sand mold assembly drawings for proper dimensions

Overall Foundry environment safety awareness is a must

Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly

Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task

Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions

Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s conduct

Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee safety

Metal pouring experience preferred.

Capabilities and Success Factors

Able to read and interpret product drawings for proper mold assemblies

Excellent analytical and organizational Skills

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Safety oriented



Exceptional Benefits

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Educational Reimbursement

Physical Demands and Environment

The physical requirements include exposure to production environments that contains noise, dust and fumes. The physical effort of this position is moderate with some lifting, standing, walking and carrying involved. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs weights extended periods. The environment is fast paced and requires meeting deadlines and verifying product quality within time constraints. Will work independently in an unstructured environment and understands, respects, and adheres to the workplace Health and Safety rules and regulations.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $39,000.00 to $52,000.00 /year