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16 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders.

  • Turn valves or start pumps to add ingredients or drain products from equipment and to transfer products for storage, cooling, or further processing.
51-6091.00 Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers
  • Load materials into extruding and forming machines, using hand tools, and adjust feed mechanisms to set feed rates.
  • Observe flow of finish across finish rollers, and turn valves to adjust flow to specifications.
  • Press metering-pump buttons and turn valves to stop flow of polymers.
51-9193.00 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
  • Read dials and gauges on panel control boards to ascertain temperatures, alkalinities, and densities of mixtures, and turn valves to obtain specified mixtures.
  • Start machinery, such as pumps, feeders, or conveyors, and turn valves to heat, admit, or transfer products, refrigerants, or mixes.
  • Weigh packages and adjust freezer air valves or switches on filler heads to obtain specified amounts of product in each container.
51-4052.00 Pourers and Casters, Metal
  • Pour and regulate the flow of molten metal into molds and forms to produce ingots or other castings, using ladles or hand-controlled mechanisms.
  • Pull levers to lift ladle stoppers and to allow molten steel to flow into ingot molds to specified heights.
51-9012.00 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders   Green Occupation Green
  • Turn valves or move controls to admit, drain, separate, filter, clarify, mix, or transfer materials.
  • Set up or adjust machine controls to regulate conditions such as material flow, temperature, or pressure.
51-9121.00 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Attach hoses or nozzles to machines, using wrenches and pliers, and make adjustments to obtain the proper dispersion of spray.
  • Turn dials, handwheels, valves, or switches to regulate conveyor speeds, machine temperature, air pressure and circulation, and the flow or spray of coatings or paints.
51-4081.00 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Start machines and turn handwheels or valves to engage feeding, cooling, and lubricating mechanisms.
51-3091.00 Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders
  • Open valves, gates, or chutes or use shovels to load or remove products from ovens or other equipment.
51-9122.00 Painters, Transportation Equipment
  • Pour paint into spray guns and adjust nozzles and paint mixes for proper paint flow and coating thickness.
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.
51-4011.00 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic Green Occupation
  • Adjust machine feed and speed, change cutting tools, or adjust machine controls when automatic programming is faulty or if machines malfunction.
51-4193.00 Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Mix and test solutions, and turn valves to fill tanks with solutions.
51-9191.00 Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders
  • Start machines, and turn valves or move controls to feed, admit, apply, or transfer materials and adhesives, and to adjust temperature, pressure, and time settings.
51-8091.00 Chemical Plant and System Operators Green Occupation
  • Turn valves to regulate flow of products or byproducts through agitator tanks, storage drums, or neutralizer tanks.
51-9023.00 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Green Occupation
  • Open valves to drain slurry from mixers into storage tanks.
51-5112.00 Printing Press Operators
  • Adjust ink fountain flow rates.
51-5113.00 Print Binding and Finishing Workers
  • Set up or operate glue machines by filling glue reservoirs, turning switches to activate heating elements, or adjusting glue flow or conveyor speed.