Profession metal drawing machine operator

Metal drawing machine operators set up and operate drawing machines for ferrous and non-ferrous metal products, designed to provide wires, bars, pipes, hollow profiles and tubes with their specific form by reducing its cross-section and by pulling the working materials through a series of drawing dies.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Conventional
  • Realistic / Investigative

Optional knowledge and skills

tend tube drawing machine record production data for quality control perform machine maintenance provide advice to technicians ferrous metal processing types of metal manufacturing processes tend wire drawing machine manufacturing of small metal parts mark processed workpiece keep records of work progress precious metal processing tend bar drawing machine metal forming technologies metal drawing processes manufacturing of door furniture from metal manufacturing of metal assembly products perform product testing monitor conveyor belt safely handle metal wire under tension wear appropriate protective gear operate lifting equipment non-ferrous metal processing consult technical resources manufacturing of weapons and ammunition