Observe operation of equipment to ensure continuity of flow, safety, and efficient operation, and to detect malfunctions.
Examine materials, ingredients, or products, visually or with hands, to ensure conformance to established standards.
Move controls to start, stop, or adjust machinery and equipment that crushes, grinds, polishes, or blends materials.
Clean, adjust, and maintain equipment, using hand tools.
Weigh or measure materials, ingredients, or products at specified intervals to ensure conformance to requirements.
Level of Education Attained by Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Most common level of education among people in this career: High school diploma or equivalent (47%)
Less than high school diploma
High school diploma or equivalent
Some college, no degree
*All other responses combined for clarity.
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