Package dyeing machine Operator Job Description
Package dyeing machine Operator: Tends machine that dyes or bleaches yarn wound on perforated beams I, tubes I, ...
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Denitrator Operator Job Description
Denitrator Operator: Controls distillation equipment to recover sulfuric and nitric acids from residue pr...
Hat brim and crown laminating Operator Job Description
Hat brim and crown laminating Operator: Tends machine that sprays adhesive onto sheets of material and pr...
Printed Circuit Boards Die Set up Operator Job Description
Printed Circuit Boards Die Set up Operator: Sets up and adjusts punching dies in blanking piercing machin...
Shell house Operator Job Description
Shell house Operator: Sets up and operates machine to make paper cartridge shells for dynamite impregnate...
Liquor gallery Operator Job Description
Liquor gallery Operator: Tends equipment to regulate flow of liquor sugar solution from char filters to receiv...
Molded Goods Controls Operator Job Description
Molded Goods Controls Operator: Controls processing of molded hard-surface floor covering on table in consolidat...
Mine Shuttle Car Operator Job Description
Mine Shuttle Car Operator: Control conveyors that run the entire length of shuttle cars to distribute loads as l...
Cloth cutting machine Operator: Cuts multiple layers of fabric into parts for articles, like canvas goods, house...
Flight control tower Operator: Controls air traffic on and within vicinity of airport according to established procedures and policies to prevent collisions to minimize delays arising from traffic congestion. Answers radio calls from arriving and departing aircraft & issues landing and take-off instructions and information, like runway to use, wind velocity direction, visibility, taxiing instructions and pertinent data on other aircraft operating in vicinity. Transfers control of departing flights to accepts control of arriving flights from air traffic control center, using tele...
Marble machine Tender: Tends machine that automatically forms marbles of varying colors sizes from molten glass. Adjusts flow of molten glass, temperature o...
Rag cutting machine Tender: Tends rag-cutting machine that cuts rags to specified size preparatory to processing into paper, roofing felt, or related products. Presses buttons to actuate conveyor, cutters and blowers. Observes movement of rags along conveyor to detect clogging or malfu...
Scow derrick Operator: Operates derrick mounted on boat or barge to lift move heavy objects. Moves control levers and pedals of hoist to rotate, raise, or lower derrick boom & to raise or lower loadline load attached to it. May move controls...
Slicing machine Feeder: Tends machine that cuts candy, like caramel, nougat, or fudge, in pieces or strips of specified size. Cuts slab of candy into sections, using knife. Selects cutting disks, mounted on shaft, according to specified width of cut and installs cutting disks in machine. Places candy on conveyor that carries it under rotating disks for cutting into strips. Repositions cut strips on conveyor or feeds strips against knife so that slicing occurs at right angle to first cut, forming square or oblong pieces of candy suitable for shipment o...
Burring machine Operator: Tends semiautomatic machine that removes burrs from hot-forged nut blanks. Shovels nuts into tray that feeds machine. Picks up nut blanks discharged from hopper onto table ...
Gas engine Operator: Operates stationary internal-combustion engines, using natural gas for fuel, to supply power for equipment, like electrical generators air or gas compressors. Starts auxiliary air compressor and turns compressed air fuel valves to start engine. Observes gauges & meters and adjusts...
Panel machine Setter: Sets up machine that cuts edges, flaps, notches, or openings in envelope blanks or envelopes. Bolts specified cutting die onto machine ram, using handtools. Turns handwheel to adjust stroke of ram according to dept...
Inspecting machine Adjuster: Adjusts roller, chain, or belt conveyors that convey small arms ammunition or components past inspectors. Turns stop nuts setscrews to align tubes, channels, or fingers which transfer workpieces from hopper to carrier, using handtools. Bends hammers discharge chutes into position. Turns adjust...
Head bander and liner Operator: Sets up operates machine to glue headbands, paper lining, and superlining to backs of book bodies prior to binding, according to specifications. Reviews work order to define setup specifications. Sets feed guide holding clamps to book size. Installs rolls of cloth, paper lining, and headbands. Sets feeds to cut linings headbands to book size. Fills glue reservoir tightens nuts to secure glue rollers, using wrench. Starts machine runs sample book through machine. Inspects sample to define if headband lining are securely attached. Resets feeds, guides, and...
Continuous washer Operator: Tends equipment that cleans dries metal cartridge parts. Loads parts into hopper by hand or using hoist. Moves switches to start conveyor system rotate open end tumbling barrels that remove oil, scale and dirt from cartridge parts. Turns steam and water valves and reads gauges to regulate temperature and level of cleaning solutions in tanks to...
Open hearth furnace operator Helper: Assists First Helper steel and rel. to melt and cast iron steel in open-hearth furnaces. Cleans furnace tapholes, using scraper oxygen lance. Closes furnace tapholes with pipe, chrome ore, dolomite, or magnesite to prevent loss of molten metal and relines steel...
Incising machine Operator: Operates machine to perforate wood products, like timbers, ties, or poles, to facilitate penetration of wood preservatives. Installs knife-studded incising rollers in machine and sets roller stops according to size of material being processed, using hand wrenches pry bar. Turns air valve to regulate pressure on incising rollers & starts machine conveyor system. Signals other workers to load or move timbers or poles onto conveyor or powered feeding tram. Moves levers or presses pedal to regulate speed of conveyor a...
Arbor press Operator: Sets up operates arbor press to press-fit parts, like bearings, linings, armatures, or wheels to housings or shafts. Installs specified holding fixtures dies on press, using rule, gauges and handtools. Positions workpiece on press bed under ram, manually or using hoist. Moves controls to lower ram that presses part onto shaft or into housing...
Lye peel Operator: Tends machine that removes skins of fruits and vegetables outer membrane of peeled citrus fruits. Turns valves to admit steam to heat lye solution in tank and to regulate lye water sprays. Starts conveyor to carry fruit or vegetables through machine. Observes feels fruit or vegetable...
Generating substation operator Assistant: Compiles gauge readings performs other tasks as directed by Switchboard Operator in electric-generating plant. Records gauge and meter readings on switchboard panelboards at specified intervals. Opens & closes switches to regulate generation flow of electric power. Cleans and oils m...
Eyelet machine Operator: Tends machine that crimps eyelets, grommets, snaps, buttons, or similar fasteners to material, like cloth, canvas, paper, plastic, leather, or rubber to reinforce holes, attach fasteners, or to attach parts, by any of following methods. 1 Pours metal fasteners into hopper of machine. Positions material under machine head according to marking on machine bed or material. Depresses pedal to start machine that feeds fastener from fastener holder, lowers ram to force fastener through material to crimp fastener edges into material, and material into position for succeed...
Gum scoring machine Operator: Operates one or more machines that roll chewing gum into sheets score partially cut sheets to specified size. Turns handwheels to adjust rollers, knives and scoring blades on machine to regulate thickness of sheet gum depth of scoring, according to specifications, using ruler. Starts scoring machine fl...
Arch cushion skiving machine Operator: Operates machines to cut arch cushions from sponge rubber sheeting for rubber footwear, using either of following methods. Selects die plate or drum to produce specified size cushions bolts die in feeder slide or locks die in cradle, using wrenches. Turns setscrews to adjust distance between hold-down roller, belt knife and plate or drum, verifying clearances, using feeler gauges. 1 Pulls plate length of sheeting from roll, cuts material, using knife, and places sheeting on die plate. Moves lever to open suction valve that draws rubber s...
Bowling pin machine Mechanic: Adjusts repairs automatic pinsetting bowling machines, following maintenance manuals, schematics, and knowledge of equipment, using handtools, power tools, and testing equipment. Observes operation of machine to define nature cause of malfunction. Tests relays, solenoids, transformers, electric motors and wiring for defects, using continuity tester, ammeter and add...
Fusing machine Tender: Tends machine that fuses decorative emblems, monograms, labels, collar stays, and backing material to hose or garment parts. Places applique on hose or garment part or positions backing on garment part plu...
Bullet lubricating machine Operator: Tends shaker machine that inserts small arms cartridges into specially holed plates. Positions filled plates on...
Expeller Operator: Tends machine that flattens dries oilseed, like soybean, cottonseed, and corn, and presses it to extract oil. Turns handwheels to adjust distance between rollers that flatten oilseed. Starts rollers turns gate valve to admit oilseed. Observes rolling process to make sure that pressure of rollers on oilseed is not sufficient to extract oil. Turns control of heat drier to specified temperature, and opens chute to admit flattened oilseed to drier. Turns steam valves of heat cooker to cook dried oilseed. Turns h...
Metal Refining Furnace Operator And Tender: Operate controls to move or discharge metal workpieces from furnaces. Weigh materials to be charged into furnaces, using scales. Regulate supplies of fuel and air, or control flow of electric current and water coolant to heat furnaces adjust temperatures. Inspect furnaces and equipment to locate defects wear. Observe air and temperature gauges or metal color fluidity, and turn fuel valves or adjust controls to maintain required temperatures. Observe operations inside furnaces, using television screens, to make sure that probl...
Furnace Process Plant Operator: Controls semiautomatic furnaces auxiliary equipment to produce carbon black by partial combustion of crude oil, natural gas, or mixture of both. Notifies Unit Operators to start or shut down equipment units, like reactors furnaces , quenchers, precipitators, cyclones grit collectors and filters to maintain efficient production. Monitors pyrometers, recording meters and other gauges to verify process conditions as indicated by control panel instruments. Turns valves and moves switches o...
Rotary screen printing machine Operator: Operates rotary screen-printing machine to print designs on s. Mounts screen-printing rollers in specified sequence on machine. Turns knob to set machine speed & adjust pressure of rollers, according to type of design cloth being printed. Turns valves that automatically admit printing paste into rollers. Starts machine conv...
Automatic Nailing machine Operator: Tends nailing machine that joins items, like picture frames, or attaches molding, trimming, carving, scrollwork, or overlay panels to wooden stock. Positions reel of nail wire on spindle of machine pulls wire through rollers into driving mechanism. Turns knobs or ...
Woodworking machine Feeder: Feeds woodstock on conveyors, into hoppers, or between rollers of machines that cut, saw, sand, bore, or shape woodstock. Conveys woodstock from stock area to machine, using handcart. Lifts stock from cart feeds stock onto conveyor, into hopper, or between rollers of machine. Stops machine to remove jammed pieces or make minor adjustments, using handtools. May assist machine operator in setting up machine in cleaning work area, machines, and equipment. May collect and convey scrap wood from machine are...
Compression molding machine Tender: Tends compression-molding machines that mold thermosetting plastics into products, like automobile heater housings, ashtrays, buttons, electronic parts, plastic panels, and dishes. Dumps specified amount of plastic powders or pellets into hopper of machine, or positions pellets or sausage-shaped plastics in mold installed on machine. Starts machine that compresses plastic into mold under heat pressure and additional...
Capping machine Operator: Tends machine that inserts and tamps washers affixes cover to dry-cell containers cans
Inserts washers dumps caps into feeding mechanisms. Starts machine observes mirror to inspect units passing on conveyor to make sure washers are at prescribed depth. Inspec...
Top precipitator Operator: Tends battery of tanks that precipitate aluminum hydroxide from rich liquor. Schedules filling, seeding and emptying of precipitator tanks. Opens feedline valves to fill tanks to designated levels with liquor alumina seed slurry. Adjusts valves to regulate rate of filling precipitators to maintain specified level in green-liquor tanks. Opens feedline valves to admit measured quantities of aluminum hydrate seed particles into precipitators. Turns valves to agitate mix...
Pulp screen Operator: Tends tanks that remove acidity, impurities, and inadequately processed material from nitrocellulose, used in manufacturing explosive products. Pumps nitrocellulose into poacher tubs tanks fitted with steam coils or steampipes. Turns valves to admit water steam to boi...
Basting machine Operator: Operates basting machine to temporarily maintain position of edges or layers in preparation for pressing or final sewing operation. May attach bridle length of tape stretched taut to canvas interlining along bend of c...
Tumbler Operator: Tends one or more tumbling barrels that smooth, polish, and clean articles, like castings, tools, metal parts, jewelry, or porcelain ware. Loads tumbler with parts specified amounts of cleaning compound or abrasive materials, like pebbles, sand, shot and sawdust, using shovel, hand scoop, or powered hoist. May pour specifi...
Carbon and graphite brush machine Operator: Sets up and operates automatic machines to grind, mill, and secure shunt leads to carbon graphite brushes. Reviews work orders to define size, type and number of brushes to be produced. Installs grinding wheels, cutting blades and tamping tools on machine shafts & turns setscrews to adjust c...
Tool grinding machine Operator: Sets up and operates grinding machines, like surface and universal, carbide, drill, and tool-and-cutter grinders, to sharpen cutting tools to specifications, using blueprints, job orders, and knowledge of abrasives metal properties. Reviews blueprints job orders to plan production sequence. Selects grinding wheel of shape & grade attaches to spindle, using wrenches. Positions and secures cutting tool on machine table, using magnetic chuck or holding fixture, or mounts tool on arbor clamps between centers. Turns handwheels to position table...
Tool room Gear machine Operator: Sets up operates variety of gear-cutting machines, like gear shapers, hobs, and generators to machine spline, rack, or gear teeth on metal blanks, analyzing specifications according to knowledge of gear designs, shop mathematics, and gear machining procedures. Studies blueprint to visualize machining required and plans sequence of operations. Selects machine method of holding workpiece. Computes machine settings from gear specifications. Positions secures workpiece to cutting angle on arbor, in chuck or other holding device, using wrenches. Selects, po...
Deep Submergence Vehicle Operator: Commands pilots deep submergence vehicle small noncombatant submarine to obtain oceanographic research information, recover other sunken vessels or objects from ocean floor, and to transport passengers, like scientists, researchers, and technicians to ocean bottom. Conducts predive and postdive inspection of vehicle for making sure vehicle is seaworthy life support systems are functioning in specified manner. Reads gauges to verify hydraulic fluid, air pressure and oxygen are at d...
Drophammer Operator: Sets up and operates closed-die drophammer to forge metal parts according to specifications, using measuring instruments handtools. Informs Heater forging 619. 682-022 of forging specifications, like specified quantity temperature setting. Aligns & bolts specified dies to machine ram anvil, using scale, rule, square, feeler gauges, shims and handtools. Positions workpiece onto lower die and depresses pedal to activate ram that repeatedly strikes forces metal workpiece into die impression. Moves workpiece through series of dies to attain specified...
Boarding machine Operator: Tends machine that shapes dries hose before or after dyeing process, using either of following methods. 1 Pulls hose over leg-shaped forms of machine, aligns toe heel with form and pulls welt down to specified point on forms. Presses button or depresses pedal to start conveyor that carries filled set of forms into drying chamber removes finished set from chamber. Strips shaped hose from boarding forms. 2 Depresses pedal to start circular conveyor that carries forms through dryin...
Timing machine Operator: Tends electric timer that verifies timing beat of clock, watch, and timer movements and adjusts movements to correct timing defects, using watchmakers tools loupe. Sets up timing device for specified type movement. Positions movement in holding fixture connects movement to timing device. ...
Batch plant Operator: Tends batch-mixing equipment that blends raw ingredients, like sand, soda ash, cullet others for use in making glass or fiberglass yarn, by one of following methods. 1 Weighs specified amounts of ingredients on scale. Dumps ingredients into mixing machine starts machine to blend ingredients. Pulls lever to unload mass into batch wagon for transport to small-batch, pot furnaces. 2 Monitors and regulates automatic mixing feeding equipment that supplies blended ingredients to continuous-operation...
Flying shear Operator: Sets up operates mill equipment, like flying shear, guides, and crop or entry gates, to cut steel products to specified lengths. Reads production schedule to define setup or adjustment of equipment. Installs knives in shear & guides on roll stands, using handtools sledge. Turns rheostats ...
Electric sealing machine Operator: Tends machine that heats seals precut or predesigned plastic material or film to form book covers, eyeglass cases, baby pants, tubing, and other plastic-coated products. Moves controls on machine to adjust temperature, pressure and time cycle. Loads feeding mechanism with rolls of plastic material. Aligns...
Stretcher drier Operator: Stretches and dries household articles, like blankets, curtains, and linen tablecloths that require special treatment to protect delicate fabrics retain desired measurements, using any of following methods. 1 Attaches article to projecting wires of adjustable stretcher pushes, or rotates frame on locking pivot, to position article in drying cabinet. 2 Attaches curtains or blankets to horizontal frame mounted over steampipes & turns valve to allow stea...
Knotting machine Operator: Tends machine that automatically prints, strings, and knots paper tags. Mounts rolls of string paper or card stock in machine. Starts machine examines completed tag to detect machine malfunction. Stops machine to clear jams. Ties finished tags into...
Candy rolling machine Operator: Tends machine that rolls slabs of candy to specified thickness prior to cutting. Turns handwheel to adjust clearance of rollers to accommodate thickness of slab without...
Grout machine Tender: Tends machine that forces mortar into spaces between firebrick steel shell of taconite ore furnace. Inspects furnace to detect discoloration spots which indicate flaws in firebrick inner wall of furnace. Shovels grout into reservoir of machine. Attaches airhose to compressed air system grout hose to ...
Special machine Operator: Operates machines to process dental-amalgam tests amalgam with interferometer. Anneals ingot of tin, copper and silver to obtain specified molecular characteristics [Annealer heat treating ]. Cuts ingot into chips of uniform size, using engine lathe. Pours chips into hopper of grinder starts machine to grind chips into microgranules of specified size. Loads granules into elutriator turns valve to regulate flow...
Tassel making machine Operator: Tends automatic machine that makes tassels for use on draperies tapestries. Inserts braid strip to which tassels will be ...
Fruit press Operator: Tends power press that extracts juice from fruit. Positions empty filter bags between sections of press, or places frame equipped with filter cloth blanket on press cart. Pulls lever or turns valve to release fruit from hopper or pipeline into bag openings or onto filter cloth. Seals tops of filled bags, using meta...
System Operator Chief: Supervises coordinates activities of Load Dispatchers engaged in controlling operations of generating stations, substations, and distribution lines of electric power system. May inspect su...
Roll over press Operator: Tends machine that rolls over edge of plastic sunglass frames to secure lenses. Removes frames from heat conveyor positions in fixture of press. Starts press that rolls over edge of plast...
Machine Long goods Helper: Feeds and off bears macaroni containers on off macaroni press, drier conveyors, and stick-handling equipment. Lays empty sticks macaroni holders on stick filler-feeder machine. Aligns out-of-line sticks moving along drier conveyor. Lifts sticks filled with moist macaroni into drier racks. Pus...
Oliving machine Operator: Grinds olive-shaped contour to bearing surface of olive-jewel hole. Fits wire strung with jewels and on which wire diamond dust is spread, in holding bow. Holds bow so that jewel is rotated between shaped rotating wheels of machine while ro...
Nail making machine Tender: Tends machines that automatically cut shape wire to make nails of specified size. Mounts coil of wire on rod and threads wire through straightening rollers feeding mechanism into slots of die plates. Tightens roller bolts to regulate feed of wire, using wrench. Inspects nails for such flaws as chips distortions. Measures sample nail, using sp...
Tape Rules Printing machine Operator: Sets up and operates battery of machines that print graduations numerals on steel measuring tapes. Wraps strip of rubber ink-blanket on impression wheel secures strip ends in slots. Mounts printing dies on type-holding wheel and turns screw clamp to tighten wrap-around wires. Mounts wheel on machine, using electric hoist. L...
Tube Finishing Machine Operator: Tends equipment that heats fire polishes glassware, like tubes, kitchen utensils, and trays to remove defects, like rough surfaces, air bubbles, and chips, or to seal tubes. Places...
Track moving machine Operator: Operates vehicle that automatically moves lays track or rails to construct, repair, or maintain railroad tracks or mining car tracks. Drives vehicle over section of track o...
Pattern Generator Operator: Operates pattern-generating machine to transfer integrated circuit pattern onto surface of reticle for use by Photo Mask Processor 976. 384-014 in production of photo mask plates used in fabrication of semiconductor devices. Reads specifications for defining production data enters data into pattern-generating machine, using keyboard. Loads digit...
Substation Operator Chief: Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating and maintaining electrical mechanical equipment at electrical substation used to control flow of current through transmission lines. Directs switching operations to drop station voltage load under low frequency conditions in order to define loss of generator sources and to resynchronize transmission lines after power separati...
Machine Candle Molder: Tends cast-molding machine that forms candles. Fills machine with liquid wax turns valve to force steam into jackets to heat molds. Turns valve to transfer wax to molds. Scrapes flash from molds, using knife, and depresses pedal to eject candles into trays. Cuts candlewick ends to specifie...
Offset Assistant Press Operator: Performs any combination of following tasks to assist Offset-Press Operator print. pub. I 651. 382-042 to make ready, operate, and maintain sheet-fed or web offset printing press. Inserts packing sheets on plate cylinder to build up plate to printing height, fastens reinforcing bars to offset blankets and installs plates and blankets on press cylinders, using handtools power tools, to achieve pressure required for printing. Adjusts press machine parts, like feeder & delivery mechanisms, suction grippers, guides, feed wheels, jogging device, tapes and a...
Jacquard twine polisher Operator: Tends machine that polishes hand-starched skeins of jacquard twine. Hangs skeins on pole stretches skein to specified length. Removes laces that bind skeins dips skeins into starch barrel. Attaches ends of starch...
Buffing wheel Operator: Tends machine that buffs hides to specified finish. Turns setscrews to regulate distance between rollers, according to thickness of hide. Inserts hide between rollers starts machine. Holds half of hide while rollers buff surface of other half. Repeats buffing operation on unbuffe...
Masking machine Feeder: Feeds machine that covers plastic sheets with paper to protect sheets during final processing shipping. Feeds sheets between rollers of masking machine. Lifts masked sheets from discharge end of machine places sheets o...
Furnace Operator: Controls oil, gas, or electrical furnace to heat stock, like billets, bars, plates rods, preparatory to , following work order specifications. Reads dials and gauges and turns knobs to regulate flow of fuel or electric current to verify maintain specified temperature within furnace. Positions stock in furnace, using tongs or chain hoist. Observes color of metal...
Mixer Operator: Tends machine that mixes flour ingredients, like buttermilk solids, phosphate, salt, soda, and sugar, to produce self-rising or other premixed flour. Dumps specified amount of flour into mixer or turns dial to convey measured amount into mixer. Wei...
Envelope folding machine Adjuster: Sets up, adjusts, and maintains battery of automatic machines that make envelopes from die-cut blanks or rolls of paper. Installs gears, plungers and rollers onto machine and turns setscrews to adjust feeding, folding, gumming, sealing and glassine applying mechanisms according to typ...
Utility tractor Operator: Drives pneumatic-tired tractor and controls grading or digging attachments to move and level materials, like dirt gravel, for of driveways, parking lots, and streets. Moves levers to engage gears to ra...
Telephone Operator Chief: Supervises coordinates activities of Telephone Operators 235. 662-022 in telephone or telegraph office or in industrial establishment. Notifies telephone company maintenance department of switchboard operational difficulties reported by operators. Prepares work schedules assigns switchboard positions. Trains new employees keeps attendance records. Maintains record of incoming and outgoing long-distance and tie line calls, noting duration time ...
Boarder Machine: Tends machine that shapes dries hose before or after dyeing process, using either of following methods. 1 Pulls hose over leg-shaped forms of machine, aligns toe heel with form and pulls welt down to specified point on forms. Presses button or depresses pedal to start conveyor that carries filled set of forms into drying chamber removes finished set from chamber. Strips shaped hose from boarding forms. 2 Depresses pedal to start circular conveyor that carries forms through dryin...
Stereo plotter Operator: Draws topographical maps from aerial photographs, using instruments that produce simultaneous projections of two photographs, taken from different positions, in manner that permits stereoscopic viewing for delineation of planimetric detail drawing of contours. Orients...
Carbon dioxide Operator: Tends equipment that converts liquid carbon dioxide into dry ice. Turns valves to transfer liquid carbon dioxide to batch tank for weighing and to expansion chamber where snow is formed by sudden release of pressure. Pushes lever of press to lower hydraulic ram that compresses snow into cakes. Pushes cakes onto conveyor that car...
Section Leader And Machine Setter: Sets up, adjusts, and repairs group of machines usually of one type, called section
Transmits orders of Supervisor any industry Master Title of section to workers and ensures that orders safety rules are followed. Patrols section to inspect work for quality for defining operating condition of machinery. Reads production meters or tickets records total number of units produced. Examines laboratory sample reports to define machine adjustments needed to meet company specifications. Adjusts repairs machines...
Sole molding machine Operator: Operates machine to mold outsoles or insoles to conform to shoe last at shank arch. Turns thumbscrews or moves lever along calibrated dial to adjust last size guides to specifications. Sponges grained s...
Needle valve Operator: Controls equipment to regulate waterflow water level in reservoirs. Turns valves and pulls levers to regulate waterflow through aqueduct floodgates. Reads gauges meters to control specified waterflow, water levels and water pressure in reservoir. Records data, like water level, turbidity, tem...
Dredge Operator: Start stop engines to operate equipment. Start power winches that draw in or let out cables to change positions of dredges, or pull in let out cables manually. Pump water to clear machinery pipelines. Lower anc...
Rail track Laying And Maintenance Equipment Operator: Patrol assigned track sections so that damaged or broken track can be located reported. Clean tracks or clear ice or snow from tracks or switch boxes. Repair or adjust track switches, using wrenches replacement parts. Lubricate machines, change oil, or fill hydraulic reservoirs to specified levels. Dress reshape worn or damaged railroad switch points or frogs, using portable power grinders. Cut rails to specified lengths, using rail saws. Raise rails, using hydraulic jacks, to allow for tie removal replacement. Adjust controls of machines tha...
Stamp press Operator: Tends press that compacts deodorant mothicide crystals into blocks. Bolts dies in press, using handtools. Pours crystals into lower half...
Dry press Operator: Operates machine to press dry tempered clay or silica into brick other shapes. Selects and installs upper & lower pressing dies, using rule hand wrenches. Starts machine & observes flow of clay pressing process. Measures brick with set-limit gauge turns handwheel to adjust die. Removes bricks from ...
Coating and baking Operator: Tends equipment that automatically applies bakes enamel or other coating onto fabricated steel products. Fills machine reservoir with coating solution, like lacquer, enamel, or varnish. Starts conveyor or feed rolls that carry products to be coated baked, through equipment. Sets heating unit at specified temperature and starts pumps exhaust fans. Feeds products onto conveyor or between feed rolls that apply coating. Examines products emerging from ba...
Crochet machine Operator: Operates machine to crochet trimmings on knitted garments. Selects spools of thread according to specifications, or color of garment and mounts spools on holder of machine. Threads needle yarn carrier or looper of...
Converter Operator: Controls converter to change starch into glucose or corn syrup, and tests products to verify purity specified dextrose content
Turns valves to admit steam water into converter. Introduces starch into converter so that cooking occurs as starch is added. Detects from sound o...
Automatic Profile shaper Operator: Sets up operates straight-line or rotary profile shaping machine that automatically follows contours of model or form to shape single or entire edges of wood furniture parts. Selects cutterheads or knives to conform to pattern contour, according to type of cut specified on work order. Installs cutterheads in vertical spindle of machine or inserts bolts specified knives in slots of cutterheads already in machine, using handtools. Turns handwheel or crank to align knives with contours of model or form. Bolts or clamps model or form to bed of machine, using wrench...
Thermit Welding machine Operator: Operates thermit machine to join metal components, like crankshafts, ship stern frames, machine parts, and railroad craneway rails. Aligns secures parts in holding fixture. Cuts gap in parts parallel to joint, using gas torch. Places wax pattern mold box around gap. Places gate riser patterns into specific p...
Straightening press Operator: Operates power press equipped with pressure blocks or dies to straighten warped or bent metal objects, like plates, structural castings, shapes, forgings, and shafts to specified dimensions. Examines workpiece to locate defects, using such devices as straightedge, deflection gauge, template and square. Positions locks specified pressure blocks, or die, into ram of machine, or positions shims under high spots of workpiece. Lifts positions workpiece into bed of machine manually or using jib or crane. Starts ram which presses out bent or high spots of workpiece. ...
Cutter Operator: Sets up and operates machine to cut paper stock glue from spine of book bodies preparatory to printing, binding, and rebinding. Reviews job sample containing dimensions or specifications to define page sequence, kind of fold, size of sheet and amount to trim from spine of book body. Measures from edge of page, using scale and types instructions on keyboard of computer, pushes buttons to activate computer program, or manually sets cutting guides, clamps and knives, using wrench, to cut paper or spine to prescribed dimensions. Places book bod...
Lock corner machine Operator: Operates routing machine with horizontal spindles to cut matching dovetail or rectangular tenon mortise to form interlocking joints in end of woodstock. Selects, installs and spaces bits on spindles of machine according to width and number of cuts specified, using rule & wrench following work ticket. Aligns jigs, guides and stops to control depth & length of cut, using rule wrench. Presses button...
Presetter Operator: Tends machine that shrinks woven or knitted cloth to predetermined size. Mounts roll of cloth on machine, using chain hoist. Threads end of cloth through tension bars, guide feed rollers and through shrinking elements. Observes flow of cloth through machine onto takeup roll, or guides cloth onto shrinking elements to prevent wrinkles uneven winding, or sets speed of elements according to shrinkage-control guide for various cloth styles. Turns valves or moves switc...
Whiting machine Operator: Tends machine that coats picture-frame molding with hard, glossy composition as base for painting. Digests measured quantities of glue, rosin, linseed oil and water in heated gluepot, following work order specifications. Pours liquid into heated mechanical mixer, adds whiting powdered chalk and starts mixer that automatically stops when mixture is of ...
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