Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, and Finishers

Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, and Finishers

Shape molten glass according to patterns.

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

Representative Tasks * Heat glass to pliable stage, using gas flames or ovens and rotating glass to heat it uniformly. * Place glass into dies or molds of presses and control presses to form products, such as glassware components or optical blanks. * Spray or swab molds with oil solutions to prevent adhesion of glass.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Construction, Government,

Job Family Production

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