Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers:

Set up, operate, or tend machines that extrude and form continuous filaments from synthetic materials, such as liquid polymer, rayon, and fiberglass.

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Indiana Average Salary $31,460.00
Average Time to Fill 41 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience Over 6 months, up to and including 1 year
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 193
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) %

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Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Work Ethic
Information Gathering
Following Directions
Written Communication
Oral Communication

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Adjust equipment controls to regulate flow of production materials or products
Adjust industrial, manufacturing, or production equipment
Adjust temperature controls of ovens or other heating equipment
Adjust equipment controls to regulate flow of water, cleaning solutions, or other liquids
Assemble machine tools, parts, or fixtures
Don/Doff industrial, production, or manufacturing related Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Remove products or workpieces from production equipment
Load/unload material, products, or workpieces into or from machinery or equipment
Position containers to receive materials or workpieces
Apply adhesives, caulking, or sealants
Cut industrial materials in preparation for fabrication or processing


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