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51-4061.00 - Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

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Set up and operate machines, such as lathes, drill presses, punch presses, or bandsaws, to fabricate prototypes or models.

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.
51-9041.00 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Adjust machine components to regulate speeds, pressures, and temperatures, and amounts, dimensions, and flow of materials or ingredients.
  • Press control buttons to activate machinery and equipment.
  • Synchronize speeds of sections of machines when producing products involving several steps or processes.
  • Activate machines to shape or form products, such as candy bars, light bulbs, balloons, or insulation panels.
  • Measure, mix, cut, shape, soften, and join materials and ingredients, such as powder, cornmeal, or rubber to prepare them for machine processing.
51-4031.00 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   Green Occupation Green
  • Start machines, monitor their operations, and record operational data.
  • Set up, operate, or tend machines to saw, cut, shear, slit, punch, crimp, notch, bend, or straighten metal or plastic material.
  • Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product specifications, using gauges and hand tools.
  • Adjust ram strokes of presses to specified lengths, using hand tools.
51-4023.00 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Adjust and correct machine set-ups to reduce thicknesses, reshape products, and eliminate product defects.
  • Start operation of rolling and milling machines to flatten, temper, form, and reduce sheet metal sections and to produce steel strips.
  • Manipulate controls and observe dial indicators to monitor, adjust, and regulate speeds of machine mechanisms.
  • Activate shears and grinders to trim workpieces.
51-4041.00 Machinists Green Occupation
  • Machine parts to specifications, using machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders.
  • Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations.
  • Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency.
  • Set up or operate metalworking, brazing, heat-treating, welding, or cutting equipment.

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