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  • April 5 – 6, 2017 : Aluminum Metallurgy 201 #31-17

    The purpose of this course is to provide target audience participants with knowledge and skills regarding the nomenclature, terminology, principles, and techniques for the metallurgy of aluminum ba

  • April 25 – 27, 2017 : AFS 121st Metalcasting Congress

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  • April 26, 2017 : Future Leaders of Metalcasting Meeting @ Congress

    The focus of this meeting is on:Roundtable Discussions - The metalcasting industry is changing every day. The ability to master and exploit change has become a highly sought-afte

  • April 27, 2017 : Silica Exposure Control Workshop

    Foundries must begin actively planning their compliance strategy to be ready for the new regulations on respirable silica.   This workshop will focus on to controll

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Fourth Edition of Health and Safety Guides Available

The AFS Healthy and Safety Committee (10-Q) created the newest edition of the guides to provide metalcasters with updated information necessary to determine, evaluate and control potential hazards. The committee members are all experts in health and safety, holding certifications in multiple areas.

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  • 03/22/2017: Maintenance Supervisor - Adams Burke & Associates LLC - PA

    Gray and Ductile Iron Foundry is seeking a 2nd shift Maintenance Supervisor Responsible for supervising up to 10 Maintenance Technicians. This position will primarily be focused on PM's and equipment repair. They are looking for someone with Green Sand Foundry Maintenance background with strong ...

  • 03/14/2017: Public Relations Specialist - American Foundry Society - IL

    Job Title: Public Relations SpecialistPosition Reports To:                                                                         Vice President of Marketing and CommunicationsPurpose:To facilitate state-of-the-art AFS marketing and communications programs through project management, writing, ...

  • 03/10/2017: Maintenance Manager - Hearth & Home Technologies - VT

    Do you want to be part of a company that truly believes in shared responsibility and shared rewards? Do you want to be part of an organization that continuously improves and strives to be the leader in our industry? Do you want to be a Maintenance Manager that leads a team to ensure the maintenance ...

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