Career Outlook for Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

Also known as:
Electric Arc Furnace Operator, Melt Room Operator, Smelter Operator

The overall job outlook for Metal-Refining Furnace Operator or Tender careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 11.31 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.89 percent per year. Demand for Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders is expected to go up, with an expected 2,190 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 1.80 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders in the following states

Ohio 2,050
Indiana 1,660
Pennsylvania 1,600
Illinois 770
Alabama 750
Texas 720
Tennessee 690
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

Mississippi
30
Kansas
40
Connecticut
40
Rhode Island
40
Oklahoma
50
New Hampshire
70
Colorado
80