Stone Processing Machine Operator

Stone Processing Machine Operators operate machines to cut and finish stones for tiles, building blocks and facings.

Overview

Stone Processing Machine Operators operate machines to cut and finish stones for tiles, building blocks and facings.

Day-to-day

  • collects and examines samples for conformity to specifications and adjusts machine settings accordingly
  • sets grinds and cuts edges
  • uses hand tools to cut, inscribe and polish roughly hewn stone to finished condition.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • requires driving.

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