Profession plastic products assembler
Plastic products assemblers fit and fasten parts and finished plastic products according to strictly-defined procedures. Plastic products assemblers may also cut and shape plastic parts using hand, power, and machine tools.
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- Realistic / Conventional
- Types of plastic
Types of plastic materials and their chemical composition, physical properties, possible issues and usage cases.
- Use technical documentation
Understand and use technical documentation in the overall technical process.
- Assemble plastic parts
Align and arrange plastic parts in order to assemble complete products, using the appropriate hand tools.
- Set up machine controls
Set up or adjust machine controls to regulate conditions such as material flow, temperature, or pressure.
- Work safely with machines
Check and safely operate machines and equipment required for your work according to manuals and instructions.
- Finish plastic products
Finish the product by sanding, branding and polishing the plastic surface.
- Perform pre-assembly quality checks
Inspect product parts for faults or damages, using testing equipment if necessary, and check that the received lot is complete before assembling the finished products.
- Ensure public safety and security
Implement the relevant procedures, strategies and use the proper equipment to promote local or national security activities for the protection of data, people, institutions, and property.
- Manipulate plastic
Manipulate the properties, shape and size of plastic.
- Schedule regular machine maintenance
Schedule and perform regular maintenance, cleaning, and repairs of all equipment. Order necessary machine parts and upgrade equipment when necessary to ensure optimal performance.
- Fasten components
Fasten components together according to blueprints and technical plans in order to create subassemblies or finished products.