Office Machine Operators, Except Computer


Salary Median (2020)


Projected Job Growth (2019-2029)

-13.1% (decline)

Most Common Level of Education

High school diploma or equivalent


What Office Machine Operators, Except Computer Do

Operate one or more of a variety of office machines, such as photocopying, photographic, and duplicating machines, or other office machines.

Other Job Titles Office Machine Operators, Except Computer May Have

Copy Center Operator, Copy Machine Operator, Copy Technician, Graphics Production Specialist, Key Operator, Machine Operator, Printing Services Coordinator, Reprographics Technician

Tasks & Responsibilities May Include

  • Read job orders to determine the type of work to be done, the quantities to be produced, and the materials needed.
  • Deliver completed work.
  • Place original copies in feed trays, feed originals into feed rolls, or position originals on tables beneath camera lenses.
  • Sort, assemble, and proof completed work.
  • Operate office machines such as high speed business photocopiers, readers, scanners, addressing machines, stencil-cutting machines, microfilm readers or printers, folding and inserting machines, bursters, and binder machines.

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