Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

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  • Press Brake/Machine Operator - Altec Industries , Inc. - Birmingham, AL

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    Sets up, according to work order and set up standard procedures, machines which have been adapted to, or

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What They Do

Set up, operate, or tend machines, such as glass forming machines, plodder machines, and tuber machines, to shape and form products, such as glassware, food, rubber, soap, brick, tile, clay, wax, tobacco, or cosmetics. Excludes Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders and Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders.


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