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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.

Salary Breakdown

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

Average

$30,000

ANNUAL

Entry Level

$20,000

ANNUAL

Mid Level

$29,500

ANNUAL

Expert Level

$39,000

ANNUAL


Projected Jobs

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

190

Projected job openings through 2024


Top Expected Tasks

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


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

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

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Production and Processing

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Education and Training

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

SKILL

Operation Monitoring

SKILL

Operation and Control

SKILL

Monitoring

SKILL

Complex Problem Solving

SKILL

Equipment Maintenance

ABILITY

Control Precision

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Finger Dexterity

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness


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