Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Set up, operate, or tend machines to coat or paint any of a wide variety of products, including glassware, cloth, ceramics, metal, plastic, paper, or wood, with lacquer, silver, copper, rubber, varnish, glaze, enamel, oil, or rust-proofing materials.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Persistence * Self Control * Adaptability/Flexibility * Achievement/Effort * Cooperation * Stress Tolerance * Independence * Initiative

Representative Tasks * Hold or position spray guns to direct spray onto articles. * Select appropriate coatings, paints, or sprays, or prepare them by mixing substances according to formulas, using automated paint mixing equipment. * Start and stop operation of machines, using levers or buttons.



Job Family Production

Sample Job Titles Abrasive Coating Machine Operator, Abrasive Coating Machine Set-up Operator, Air Drier, Air Drier Machine Operator, Asphalt Coater, Automatic Paint Sprayer Operator, Banding Machine Operator, Bead Forming Machine Operator, Bead Forming Machine Set-up Operator, Blackener, Blacker, Bonderite Operator, Bonderizer, Bonderizer Operator, Brake Linings Coater, Bronzer, Browner, Buckle Strap Drum Operator, Calender Operator, Carbon Coater Machine Operator, Carbon Coating Machine Operator, Carbon Paper Coating Machine Setter, Cast Iron Dipper, Cathode Maker, Cheese Sprayer, Chocolate Dipper, Coater, Coater Operator, Coating Machine Operator, Coating Operator, Cracker Sprayer, Dagger, Depositing Machine Operator, Dip Filler, Dip Painter, Dipper, Dipper Operator, Disintegrator, Dixonac Operator, Drier Operator, Drum Sprayer, Electrostatic Paint Operator, Embossing Unit Operator, Emulsion Coater, Enamel Dipper, Enamel Machine Operator, Enameler, Enrobing Machine Operator, Fiberglass Machine Operator, Finisher Operator, First Calender Worker, Foam Machine Operator, Four Roll Calender Operator, Foxing Painter, Furniture Dipper, Furniture Painter, Furniture Sprayer, Getter Filler, Getter Operator, Gettering Operator, Glazing Machine Operator, Glue Size Machine Operator, Hand Sprayer, Hardboard Coating Machine Operator, Hot Dipper, Icer Machine Operator, Impregnating Tank Operator, Impregnation Operator, Impregnator, Industrial Painter, Insulation Board Calender Operator, Knife Machine Operator, Lacquer Spray Booth Operator, Laminating Press Operator, Latexer, Machine Heel Sprayer, Machine Icer, Machine Operator, Machine Sprayer, Manufacturing Assistant, Manufacturing Associate, Manufacturing Operator, Marbleizer, Mastic Sprayer, Mechanical Striper, Ornamental Machine Operator, Paint Dipper, Paint Line Operator, Paint Operator, Paint Preparation Technician, Paint Spray Tender, Paint Technician, Painter, Painting Machine Operator, Paper Coater, Paper Coating Machine Operator, Paraffin Machine Operator, Paraffiner, Pill Coater, Powder Coater, Prefinish Operator, Press Operator, Primer Waterproofing Machine Adjuster, Printed Circuit Boards Coating Equipment Operator, Production Finisher, Production Painter, Recoating Machine Operator, Redipper, Reed Dipper, Ribbon Inker, Roofing Machine Operator, Sanding Machine Operator, Saturator Tender, Screen Tender, Seed Pelleter, Sensitizer, Shot Coat Tender, Silk Screen Operator, Silvering Applicator, Sizing Machine Operator, Smoking Pipe Coater, Spray Foam Applicator, Spray Machine Operator, Spray Painter, Spray Painting Machine Operator, Spraying Machine Operator, Spreading Machine Operator, Stain Applicator, Staining Machine Operator, Supercalender Operator, Tablet Coater, Tape Coater, Tarring Machine Operator, Tinner, Tip Bander, Tumbling Barrel Painter, Varnisher, Varnishing Machine Operator, Varnishing Unit Tool Setter, Wad Impregnator, Waterproofing Technician, Wax Machine Operator, Waxing Machine Operator, Whiting Machine Operator, Wire Coater, Wire Coating Machine Operator.