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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic.

  • Select machine tooling to be used, using knowledge of machine and production requirements.
51-4021.00 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Determine setup procedures and select machine dies and parts, according to specifications.
  • Select nozzles, spacers, and wire guides, according to diameters and lengths of rods.
51-6021.00 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials
  • Select appropriate pressing machines, based on garment properties such as heat tolerance.
  • Select, install, and adjust machine components, including pressing forms, rollers, and guides, using hoists and hand tools.
51-4122.00 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Select, position, align, and bolt jigs, holding fixtures, guides, or stops onto machines, using measuring instruments and hand tools.
  • Select torch tips, alloys, flux, coil, tubing, or wire, according to metal types or thicknesses, data charts, or records.
51-4121.06 Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters   Green Occupation Green
  • Select and install torches, torch tips, filler rods, and flux, according to welding chart specifications or types and thicknesses of metals.
  • Determine required equipment and welding methods, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques.
51-4081.00 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Select, install, and adjust alignment of drills, cutters, dies, guides, and holding devices, using templates, measuring instruments, and hand tools.
51-9122.00 Painters, Transportation Equipment
  • Select the correct spray gun system for the material being applied.
51-7042.00 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing
  • Select knives, saws, blades, cutter heads, cams, bits, or belts, according to workpiece, machine functions, or product specifications.
51-4072.00 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Select and install blades, tools, or other attachments for each operation.
51-4022.00 Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Select, align, and bolt positioning fixtures, stops, and specified dies to rams and anvils, forging rolls, or presses and hammers.
51-4012.00 Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Determine the sequence of machine operations, and select the proper cutting tools needed to machine workpieces into the desired shapes.
51-4034.00 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Select cutting tools and tooling instructions, according to written specifications or knowledge of metal properties and shop mathematics.
51-4035.00 Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Select and install cutting tools and other accessories according to specifications, using hand tools or power tools.
51-9195.03 Stone Cutters and Carvers, Manufacturing
  • Select chisels, pneumatic or surfacing tools, or sandblasting nozzles and determine sequence of use.
51-9083.00 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Select lens blanks, molds, tools, and polishing or grinding wheels, according to production specifications.
51-4194.00 Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners
  • Select and mount grinding wheels on machines, according to specifications, using hand tools and applying knowledge of abrasives and grinding procedures.
51-4023.00 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Select rolls, dies, roll stands, and chucks from data charts to form specified contours and to fabricate products.
51-9022.00 Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand
  • Select files or other abrasives, according to materials, sizes and shapes of workpieces, amount of stock to be removed, finishes specified, and steps in finishing processes.
51-9071.06 Gem and Diamond Workers
  • Select shaping wheels for tasks, and mix and apply abrasives, bort, or polishing compounds.
51-5111.00 Prepress Technicians and Workers
  • Select proper types of plates according to press run lengths.
51-7041.00 Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood
  • Select saw blades, types or grades of stock, or cutting procedures to be used, according to work orders or supervisors' instructions.