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Potline Monitor Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$41,104 (USD)

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The average pay for a Potline Monitor is $41,104 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Potline Monitor is between $31,320 and $49,134. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Tests electrical circuitry and measures temperature and depth level of materials in aluminum reduction pots: places contact rods of voltmeter against anode of reduction pot and against lining (cathode) of next pot on line to obtain voltage reading of pot circuit.
  • Records meter reading, repeats test on next pot, and deducts reading from previous reading to determine any power loss.
  • Repeats test on each succeeding pot to obtain and record power loss at each point along potline.
  • Removes concrete sections of floor, using overhead hoist, to expose electrical circuits.
  • Places prongs of millivoltmeter on ground and electrical connections to measure amount of positive and negative charges entering pot.
  • Inspects electrical connections, firebrick lining, and wiring to detect damaged, worn, or broken parts, and notifies pot-room supervisor of discrepancies.
  • Breaks hole in pot crust with crowbar, and inserts thermocouple to measure temperature of contents.
  • Measures depth of contents, using measuring rod, and records temperature and depth on control form.
  • Dips ladle into pot to remove sample of aluminum for laboratory analysis, and pours sample into mold.
  • Records test readings, voltage loss, temperatures, and depth levels on master control form, and submits it to pot-room supervisor.
Potline Monitor Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Potline Monitor jobs: 247

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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