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How Does One Become A Machine Operator

In all industries of the industrial sector, there is always the need for a machine operator. In industries like food processing, automobile or vehicle production, construction and electronic manufacturing, there should be a professional to operate and maintain various industrial machines, tool and equipment effectively and efficiently. A machine operator's job functions vary in the production environment they work in.

How does one become a machine operator? It does not take for you to have a college degree to be come one as a high school diploma or GED should be sufficient. After obtaining your diploma or passing your GED, you will need to enroll at a vocational or technical college to take up the appropriate technical or mechanical courses. Most technical or mechanical courses can take up to a few months to 3-4 years.

At the course of your schooling, you will improve your math skills and learn to analyze complex schematics, blueprints, diagrams and graphs and solve problems that hound all machines. It is important for the operator to know how machines work, how to increase the performance, repair errors or know why they do not work. Most importantly, they will also learn how to use and manipulate machine tools, including computer technologies (the CAD/CAM technology, for instance).

But the most important part of the education is to undergo an on-the-job training. Such is the requisite to receiving your certification. After receiving your certification, you can then apply for work at any manufacturing or production company, beginning at apprentice positions.

The job of a machine operator can be a high risk job. Much has been reported about operators injuring themselves from operating dangerous tools. It is important for operators to observe the highest level of safety and workmanship.

Machine operators are still in demand in many industries despite the prevalence of computer-assisted production methods.

Hot Machine Operator Jobs in NC

Inside Machinist/Machine Operator - Bremerton WA
CLP Skilled Trades Solutions - United States
Specific Task Skill/Qualification Requirements High school graduate or possess GED, trade school, industrial school, appropriate military school, or an...
Posted 23 days ago (2014-09-08)
Utility/Dish Machine Operator
Olive Garden - Holly Springs, NC
Work in a team-oriented, high-volume, fast-paced, guest-centric environment to deliver on our purpose of Hospitaliano Our passion for 100% guest delight by...
Posted 5 days ago (2014-09-26)
Machine Operator - Greensboro NC
OldCastle - Greensboro, NC
rule or templatesObserves machine operation to detect... requirementsPerforms routine machine maintenanceAssists other operators to set up machines and any other...
Posted 13 days ago (2014-09-18)
Machine Operator - Mooresville, NC
RockTenn - Mooresville, NC
We are currently seeking a Machine Operator Job Summary: Primary duties include safely performing a wide range of tasks that include stacking corrugated product...
Posted 1 day ago (2014-09-30)
Plating Machine Operator
Moen - Sanford, NC
Moen has a new opening for a Plating Machine Operator to join our Sanford, NC Manufacturing team. The... and maintain plating machine in proper condition...
Posted 13 days ago (2014-09-18)