Blast Furnace Keeper Salary in Maryland, United States
The average pay for a Blast Furnace Keeper is $31,167 a year and $15 an hour in Maryland, United States.
The average salary range for a Blast Furnace Keeper is between $24,192 and $36,811.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.
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Taps blast furnace to fill ladles with molten metal: drills taphole preparatory to tapping, using power hand drill.
Positions splasher plate in front of taphole to prevent splashing of metal when furnace is tapped.
Guides point of oxygen lance into drilled taphole to tap furnace.
Opens gates and shutters to direct flow of molten iron onto runners and into ladles.
Plugs taphole after ladles are filled, using mud gun.
Assists other workers in breaking up and removing slag from runners, relining runners with sand, clay, and refractory mixture, and drying relined runners.
Repairs or replaces defective tuyeres, blowpipes, and boshplates in furnace, using handtools.
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