Casting Metal Tree Technician


Casting Metal Tree Technician

@ Stuller

The Casting Metal Tree Technician position gives entry into the largest gold and silver casting operation in North America. Must be willing to learn multiple operations quickly, have a good work ethic, and relate well to a diversified work group. You will be using a hydraulic clipping machine to cut gold castings of jewelry. Must be able to perform different task throughout the work shift, at a performance level consistent with that work group.  Attention to small details and a desire for quality are critical in a constant learning environment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Clipping Area

  • Proficient in use of hydraulic clipping machine
  • Able to remove cast parts from tree
  • Able to remove excess sprue from all pieces without cutting the piece or causing distortion
  • Proficient in use of separating disc machine
  • Proficient in use of pneumatic clippers
  • Proficient in use of all hand clippers
  • Able to judge which equipment should be used to get best results
  • Able to identify by sight which pieces should be clipped flush
  • Able to sort pieces by size and series as they are removed from the tree

 Tumbling Area

  • Able to spot defects and recasts before magging
  • Ability to identify which parts need to be magged and for how long
  • Ability to angle the tree properly in order to reach and brighten recessed areas in the correct amount of time allotted
  • Ability to quality check after magging to proceed with tumbling
  • Ability to operate/maintain magnetic tumblers: clean, change soap and water, etc.
  • Ability to identify trees by mountings/findings/tops because of different times on different parts

Work Hours: 7:30am - 4:00pm



  • Able to work with small pieces
  • Able to handle small tasks simultaneously
  • Good communication skills
  • Good people skills
  • Able to follow directions


  • Able to stand on feet for an eight-hour shift


  • Good attendance
  • High school diploma or equivalent

How to Apply:

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: June 11, 2021
Application Deadline: August 12, 2021