Randstad Sandblaster in Avondale, Pennsylvania


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job details:

  • location:Avondale, PA

  • date posted:Thursday, August 10, 2017

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_557416

  • questions:celesta.smith@randstadusa.com610-558-0440

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  • Shovels or pours abrasives, such as sand, grit, or shot of specified grade into machine hoppers or tubs.

Containers often weight 50 pounds and must be handled without assistance.

  • Mask parts to prevent certain areas of a work piece from being abraded, by applying protective guards, or

masking film, tape and rubber in designated areas. Removal of masking at the conclusion of blasting


  • Loads parts on racks in enclosed rooms, or into blast cabinets, removal of same.

  • Manually directs the blast / flow of abrasive-laden high velocity gas streams onto work parts, taking care to

expose all surfaces evenly to the blasting actions, while avoiding over blasting of areas which can damage

metal parts.

  • Adjusts equipment to regulate pressure and composition of abrasive mixture flowing through blasting


  • Examines finish blasted parts to ensure conformance to specifications and inspect steel for damage.

  • Performs maintenance to associated equipment to ensure all remains in proper working order.

  • Material handling tasks for parts and abrasives routinely involves mechanical devices like pallet jacks and


Working hours: Monday- Friday 8-5


A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Previous work experience in an industrial environment also very useful. Understanding of simple mechanics, lifting devices, material handling and basic mechanical principles is required. Must be capable of operating a forklift (training will be provided, if past experience/ knowledge is absent). Must be able to use simple hand tools. Must be able to work autonomously, be a self-starter and adaptable to address changing priorities and the needs of a fast-paced work environment.

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