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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders.

  • Observe flow of materials and listen for machine malfunctions, such as jamming or spillage, and notify supervisors if corrective actions fail.
51-8093.00 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
  • Verify that incoming and outgoing products are moving through the correct meters, and that meters are working properly.
  • Maintain and repair equipment, or report malfunctioning equipment to supervisors so that repairs can be scheduled.
51-9111.00 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
  • Stop or reset machines when malfunctions occur, clear machine jams, and report malfunctions to a supervisor.
  • Monitor the production line, watching for problems such as pile-ups, jams, or glue that isn't sticking properly.
51-6091.00 Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers
  • Notify other workers of defects, and direct them to adjust extruding and forming machines.
  • Start metering pumps and observe operation of machines and equipment to ensure continuous flow of filaments extruded through spinnerettes and to detect processing defects.
51-9011.00 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders   Green Occupation Green
  • Patrol work areas to detect leaks or equipment malfunctions or to monitor operating conditions.
  • Notify maintenance engineers of equipment malfunctions.
51-8013.00 Power Plant Operators Green Occupation
  • Monitor power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems.
  • Receive outage calls and request necessary personnel during power outages or emergencies.
51-6064.00 Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Notify supervisors or mechanics of equipment malfunctions.
  • Observe operations to detect defects, malfunctions, or supply shortages.
51-9196.00 Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Observe operation of various machines to detect and correct machine malfunctions such as improper forming, glue flow, or pasteboard tension.
  • Monitor finished cartons as they drop from forming machines into rotating hoppers and into gravity feed chutes to prevent jamming.
51-4033.00 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Observe machine operations to detect any problems, making necessary adjustments to correct problems.
  • Repair or replace machine parts, using hand tools, or notify engineering personnel when corrective action is required.
51-4081.00 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Observe machine operation to detect workpiece defects or machine malfunctions, adjusting machines as necessary.
  • Make minor electrical and mechanical repairs and adjustments to machines and notify supervisors when major service is required.
51-8091.00 Chemical Plant and System Operators Green Occupation
  • Notify maintenance, stationary engineering, or other auxiliary personnel to correct equipment malfunctions or to adjust power, steam, water, or air supplies.
51-8021.00 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators Green Occupation
  • Monitor and inspect equipment, computer terminals, switches, valves, gauges, alarms, safety devices, and meters to detect leaks or malfunctions and to ensure that equipment is operating efficiently and safely.
51-9061.00 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers Green Occupation
  • Notify supervisors or other personnel of production problems.
51-8011.00 Nuclear Power Reactor Operators Green Occupation
  • Note malfunctions of equipment, instruments, or controls and report these conditions to supervisors.
51-9193.00 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
  • Correct machinery malfunctions by performing actions such as removing jams, and inform supervisors of malfunctions as necessary.
51-8092.00 Gas Plant Operators
  • Contact maintenance crews when necessary.
51-4023.00 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Monitor machine cycles and mill operation to detect jamming and to ensure that products conform to specifications.
51-6061.00 Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders
  • Notify supervisors or mechanics of equipment malfunctions.
51-4011.00 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic Green Occupation
  • Listen to machines during operation to detect sounds such as those made by dull cutting tools or excessive vibration, and adjust machines to compensate for problems.
51-9191.00 Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders
  • Monitor machine operations to detect malfunctions and report or resolve problems.
51-4051.00 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders
  • Observe operations inside furnaces, using television screens, to ensure that problems do not occur.