Furnace Operator at African Industries Group (AIG)

As a Furnace Operator at African Steel Mill, you will be responsible for the efficient operation and maintenance of furnaces crucial to the rolling mill operations. Reporting to the Shift In-charge or Supervisor in the Rolling Mill department, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth functioning of furnaces to maintain the required temperature and pressure for rolling processes.


  • Responsible for furnace operation and maintenance.
  • Maintaining the required temperature & pressure for rolling.
  • Regulate the temperature of the furnace during breakdown to avoid billet sticking etc.
  • Work in coordination with the repair team during furnace repair.
  • Organizing necessary refractory materials bricks, mortar, tools, etc. for repair/patchwork in the furnace.
  • Coordinating the operation of charging (pushing) and discharging (ejection).
  • Inform any abnormality tothe Shift In-charges
  • Responsible for maintaining proper discipline with the contractor and his employees.
  • Ensure compliance with Safety, HSE, PPE systems, and procedures and aim at Zero accidents.
  • Coordinate, set up, and implement procedures and records confirming to ISO for Rolling Mill.
  • Carry out any other duty that may be assigned from time to time


Must have 2 year experience as a Furnace Operator in Rolling Mill.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: martins.atat@africanindustries.com using the position as subject of email.

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