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51-4121.07 - Solderers and Brazers   Green Occupation Green

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Place solder bars into containers and turn knobs to specified positions to melt solder and regulate its temperature.

51-9195.07 Molding and Casting Workers
  • Set the proper operating temperature for each casting.
  • Operate and adjust controls of heating equipment to melt material or to cure, dry, or bake filled molds.
  • Melt metal pieces, using torches, and cast products, such as inlays and crowns, using centrifugal casting machines.
51-4191.00 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Adjust controls to maintain temperatures and heating times, using thermal instruments and charts, dials and gauges of furnaces, and color of stock in furnaces to make setting determinations.
  • Reduce heat when processing is complete to allow parts to cool in furnaces or machinery.
51-9195.04 Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, and Finishers
  • Set up and adjust machine press stroke lengths and pressures and regulate oven temperatures, according to glass types to be processed.
  • Place electrodes in tube ends and heat them with glass burners to fuse them into place.
51-9051.00 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders
  • Press and adjust controls to activate, set, and regulate equipment according to specifications.
  • Melt or refine metal before casting, calculating required temperatures, and observe metal color, adjusting controls as necessary to maintain required temperatures.
51-9071.01 Jewelers
  • Weigh, mix, and melt metal alloys or materials needed for jewelry models.
  • Melt and roll out metal into sheets or bars, and stamp out jewelry such as gold and silver chains, using presses or dies.

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