NSQF-Cast House Junior Operator.pdf

Cast House Junior Operator

  • Job DescriptionThe job is about cleaning /preparation of the cast house, hot metal/slag runners, preparation of mud-gun/tap hole drill machine, making tap hole and metal runners, proper heating etc. before the cast. This also involves tap hole maintenance/preparation, though preparation, metal/slag runner preparation, diamond crossing preparation, diamond crossing preparation, mud gun cleaning/filling, drill bar/poking rod changing, spout jam removal, maintain housekeeping, making hook, poking rod, clay spoon, dali etc.
  • CodeISC/Q0406
  • SectorIron & Steel
  • NSQF LevelLevel 2
  • Notional Hours150
  • Accrediting BodiesIndian Iron & Steel Sector Skill Council
  • Certifying BodiesIndian Iron & Steel Sector Skill Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Cast House Junior Operator

  • International Comparability

    While writing the NOSs the European, Australian and Canadian NOSs were also referred to and an effort was taken to maintain comparability in the technical part of the NOSs.

    However Numeracy, literacy and basic science levels are lower in order to match with the existing Indian conditions.

  • Progression Pathway

    Cast House Senior Operator

  • Qualification File NSQF-Cast House Junior Operator.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    ISC/N0422: Understand the assigned job of cast house preparation Mandatory 150 (Cumulative Notional Hour for all NOS) 2
    ISC/N0423: Understand the preparation job of cast house and equipment before the cast Mandatory 2
    ISC/N0008: Use basic health and safety practices at the workplace Mandatory 2
    ISC/N0009: Work effectively with others Mandatory 2