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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic.

  • 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
  • Inspect, clean, and assemble molds before beginning work.
  • 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.
51-9141.00 Semiconductor Processors
  • Inspect equipment for leaks, diagnose malfunctions, and request repairs.
  • Operate saw to cut remelt into sections of specified size or to cut ingots into wafers.
51-4041.00 Machinists   Green Occupation Green
  • Machine parts to specifications, using machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders.
  • Set up or operate metalworking, brazing, heat-treating, welding, or cutting equipment.
51-6064.00 Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Inspect machinery to determine whether repairs are needed.
51-6062.00 Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Inspect machinery to determine whether repairs are needed.
51-7042.00 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing
  • Inspect pulleys, drive belts, guards, or fences on machines to ensure that machines will operate safely.
51-4033.00 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Activate machine start-up switches to grind, lap, hone, debar, shear, or cut workpieces, according to specifications.
51-9021.00 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Inspect chains, belts, or scrolls for signs of wear.
51-9071.06 Gem and Diamond Workers
  • Lap girdles on rough diamonds, using diamond girdling lathes.
51-2041.00 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters Green Occupation
  • Set up and operate fabricating machines, such as brakes, rolls, shears, flame cutters, grinders, and drill presses, to bend, cut, form, punch, drill, or otherwise form and assemble metal components.
51-4022.00 Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Set up, operate, or tend presses and forging machines to perform hot or cold forging by flattening, straightening, bending, cutting, piercing, or other operations to taper, shape, or form metal.
51-4034.00 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Start lathe or turning machines and observe operations to ensure that specifications are met.
51-4061.00 Model Makers, Metal and Plastic
  • Set up and operate machines, such as lathes, drill presses, punch presses, or bandsaws, to fabricate prototypes or models.
51-4081.00 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Set up and operate machines, such as lathes, cutters, shears, borers, millers, grinders, presses, drills, or auxiliary machines, to make metallic and plastic workpieces.
51-8031.00 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators
  • Inspect equipment or monitor operating conditions, meters, and gauges to determine load requirements and detect malfunctions.
51-9192.00 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
  • Examine and inspect machines to detect malfunctions.