917 Bacon St. Erie, PA 16511

Precast Specialist

Precast Specialist

Posted: 6/19/2019

Location: Erie, PA

Job Type: Full-time

Onex, Inc. is an industrial furnace service company that builds and maintains furnaces for all heat intensive industries. Onex began as a stocking distributor for regional foundries and has grown to provide high quality solutions to those who need outsource vendors. Our Blue Diamond Brand began in 1992, and we currently design and build custom furnaces for any known “areas of pain” such as space requirements, government specifications, and operational costs.

Job Summary:

The Precast Specialist is responsible to produce the number of required precast shapes per work orders.

1. Responsibilities

A. Safety

  • Promote and engage in a safe work environment
  • Report safety incidents
  • Display good housekeeping in work areas
  • Ensure adherence to OSHA and Onex safety policies

B. Planning and Scheduling

  • Stage materials for optimal pouring schedule
  • Onsite assessment prior to commencing work to ensure all equipment and material is staged
  • Report any need for material procurement

C. Productivity

  • Minimize loss of materials to stay under budget for job
  • Complete work in a timely manner
  • Work with department to overcome challenges to keep the job on schedule

D. Quality

  • Accurate and reliable with the quality of work results
  • Ensure job scope was completed based on material requirements
  • Ensure proper mixing/pouring techniques were used
  • Patch pieces as necessary for aesthetics

E. Administration

  • Submit timesheets daily
  • Submit casting logs daily

2. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Others


  • OSHA
  • Company Policies
  • MS Office
  • Tools: Mixer, vibrating table, forklift


  • Problem Solving
    • Finding solutions to difficult or complex issues.
  • Administrative Skill
    • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work Responsibilities, Information Ordering.
  • Multi-Tasking
    • Deal with more than one task at the same time.
  • Social Perceptiveness
    • Awareness and understanding of others’ reactions.
  • Active Listening
    • Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points
      being made.
  • Time Management
    • Managing one’s own time and the time of others.
  • Collaboration
    • Working well together with others.
  • Resource Utilization
    • The ability to effectively use the available resources, including equipment and personnel
      to meet objectives.


  • Oral Comprehension and Expression
    • Ability to speak with and listen to others, and understand information and ideas
      presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Written Comprehension and Expression
    • The ability to write and read, speak and listen to, and understand information and ideas
      presented through written words and sentences.
  • Detail-Oriented
    • Careful about details, concise and thorough in performance.
  • Numerical Ability
    • Utilize basic calculations effectively, mathematical reasoning and formulas to solve
      problems based on numerical data.

Physical Requirements

  • Respirator Fit Testing
  • Requires moving one’s whole body such as climbing, lifting, kneeling, balancing, walking, stooping and bending
  • Activities often require considerable use and coordination of the arms, hands, fingers and legs such as the physical handling of equipment and materials
  • Requires stamina to physical exertion over long periods of time
  • Must be able to move or handle equipment and materials generally weighing up to 100 pounds
  • Subject to random Drug Testing
  • Wear PPE in field environment


  • Respect for Others
    • Willing to treat other people politely and professionally, even if they disagree with the
      other person’s point of view.
  • Infectious Enthusiasm
    • Approach every situation, positive or negative, as a challenge and an opportunity.
  • Commitment to the Job
    • A willingness to do whatever it takes to fulfill the duties of their positions and via the
      development of new ideas to make the company even better.
  • Innovative Ideas
    • Think outside of the box and innovate new ways to accomplish existing tasks and
      approach goals.
  • Helpfulness
    • Assisting clients and customers with their needs or helping co-workers accomplish
      overall company goals.
  • Acts with Integrity
    • Follow your moral or ethical convictions and doing the right thing, even when no one is
  • Attention to Detail
    • Achieves thoroughness and accuracy when accomplishing a task. Provides accurate,
      consistent numbers on all paperwork.


  • High School Diploma or GED

Work Environment

  • Indoors, industrial environment
  • Moving mechanical parts
  • Fumes or airborne particles
  • Exposed to high temperatures
  • Risk of electrical shock and vibration
  • Loud noise levels

Erie Location

917 Bacon Street
Erie, PA 16511
P. 814.838.9638
E. info@onexinc.com

Pittsburgh Location

3711 West 3rd Avenue
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
E: info@onexinc.com

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