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51-4031.00 - Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   Green Occupation Green

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Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product specifications, using gauges and hand tools.

51-9032.00 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Set up, operate, or tend machines that cut or slice materials, such as glass, stone, cork, rubber, tobacco, food, paper, or insulating material.
  • Press buttons, pull levers, or depress pedals to start and operate cutting and slicing machines.
  • Start machines to verify setups, and make any necessary adjustments.
  • Adjust machine controls to alter position, alignment, speed, or pressure.
  • Tighten pulleys or add abrasives to maintain cutting speeds.
51-6063.00 Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Examine looms to determine causes of loom stoppage, such as warp filling, harness breaks, or mechanical defects.
  • Inspect machinery to determine whether repairs are needed.
51-9031.00 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand
  • Lower table-mounted cutters such as knife blades, cutting wheels, or saws to cut items to specified sizes.
  • Route items to provide cutouts for parts, using portable routers, grinders, and hand tools.
51-7041.00 Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood
  • Guide workpieces against saws, saw over workpieces by hand, or operate automatic feeding devices to guide cuts.
  • Pull tables back against stops and depress pedals to advance cutterheads that shape stock ends.
51-2091.00 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators
  • Check all dies, templates, and cutout patterns to be used in the manufacturing process to ensure that they conform to dimensional data, photographs, blueprints, samples, or customer specifications.
  • Inspect, clean, and assemble molds before beginning work.

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