Profession block machine operator
Block machine operators control, maintain and operate concrete blocks casting machine which fills and vibrate molds to compact wet concrete into finished blocks.
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- Maintain moulds
Clean and repair moulds, e.g. by smoothening out imperfections on the surface.
- Inspect industrial equipment
Inspect equipment used during industrial activities such as manufacturing or construction equipment in order to ensure that the equipment complies with health, safety, and environmental legislation.
- Operate cubing machine
Operate the cubing machine making sure the correct patterns for sorting and stacking are followed.
- Use moulding techniques
Apply moulding techniques.
- Operate concrete mixer truck
Work with concrete mixer trucks. Drive the truck and operate controls. Keep track of time. Take the necessary steps to evacuate the concrete upon arrival at the site, either alone using a full range chute, or with help when using a rear chute.
- Select mould types
Select the appropriate type and size of mould based on the operation.
- Operate concrete casting machine
Operate the machine that casts concrete blocks, making sure the finished blocks are according to specifications.
- Write batch record documentation
Write reports on the manufactured batches history taking into account the raw data, tests performed and compliance to GMP of each batch of product.
- Operate forklift
Operate a forklift, a vehicle with a pronged device in front for lifting and carrying heavy loads.