Other Machine Operator

Other Machine Operators includes a range of occupations such as Chemical Production Machine Operators, Motion Picture Projectionists, Sand Blasters and Sterilisation Technicians.

Overview

Other Machine Operators includes a range of occupations such as Chemical Production Machine Operators, Motion Picture Projectionists, Sand Blasters and Sterilisation Technicians.

Day-to-day

  • operates machines to produce chemical goods such as soaps, detergents, pharmaceuticals, toiletries and explosives
  • operates film projection and related sound reproduction equipment
  • operates sandblasting machines to clean and grind metal products and other hard surfaces
  • cleans, sterilises and packages surgical instruments and other hospital equipment, soft goods and linen in a sterilisation service facility.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • working outdoors.

Occupation snapshot
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$1,387 / week
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Strong
Apprenticeships may be available

To become an Other Machine Operator

  • You can work as an Other Machine Operator without formal qualifications, however, they may be useful.

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