heat treatment furnace operator


Heat treatment furnace operators monitor the process of heat treatment of castings. They control the treatment furnaces and direct all activities of furnace operation, including the interpretation of computer data, temperature measurement and adjustment, and loading vessels. They control the chemicothermal treatment of castings in order to reach the standards.

Alternative label

  • heat treating technician

  • mining oven technician

  • billet heater

  • heat treating furnace operator

  • billet heating operator

  • heat treating setter

  • heat treat operative

  • heat treating furnace tender

  • heat regulator operator

  • batch heat operative

  • heat regulator operative

  • billet heating technician

  • heat treat furnace operative

  • batch heat treat operator

  • casting furnace technician

  • billet heater operator

  • heat treating bluer

  • heat treat furnace operator

  • heat treating bluer apprentice

  • heat treating machine operator

  • heat treat apprentice

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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