Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Control or tend conveyors or conveyor systems that move materials or products to and from stockpiles, processing stations, departments, or vehicles. May control speed and routing of materials or products.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Self Control * Concern for Others * Cooperation * Attention to Detail * Stress Tolerance * Independence * Adaptability/Flexibility * Integrity * Persistence

Representative Tasks * Observe packages moving along conveyors to identify packages, detect defective packaging, and perform quality control. * Record production data such as weights, types, quantities, and storage locations of materials, as well as equipment performance problems and downtime. * Observe conveyor operations and monitor lights, dials, and gauges to maintain specified operating levels and to detect equipment malfunctions.


Government, Finance & Insurance, Professional Scientific & Technical Services,

Job Family Transportation and Material Moving

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