Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Set up, operate, or tend paper goods machines that perform a variety of functions, such as converting, sawing, corrugating, banding, wrapping, boxing, stitching, forming, or sealing paper or paperboard sheets into products.

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

Representative Tasks * Examine completed work to detect defects and verify conformance to work orders, and adjust machinery as necessary to correct production problems. * Observe operation of various machines to detect and correct machine malfunctions such as improper forming, glue flow, or pasteboard tension. * Install attachments to machines for gluing, folding, printing, or cutting.


Government, Manufacturing, Mining Quarrying & Oil & Gas Extraction, Administrative & Support Services,

Job Family Production

Sample Job Titles Bag Machine Helper, Bag Machine Operator, Bag Machine Tender, Bag Maker, Bag Presser, Bag Valver, Bender Machine Operator, Box Brander, Box Fabricator, Box Finisher, Box Folding Machine Operator, Box Liner, Box Machine Operator, Box Stamper, Bundler, Card Folder, Carton Folder, Carton Forming Machine Operator, Carton Maker, Carton Making Machine Operator, Cellophane Bag Machine Operator, Convolute Tube Winder, Corrugated Box Machine Operator, Corrugator, Corrugator Machine Operator, Corrugator Operator, Crepe Machine Operator, Crepe Maker, Cup Room Technician, Cylinder Machine Operator, Envelope Adjuster, Envelope Folding Machine Adjuster, Envelope Folding Machine Operator, Envelope Machine Operator, Envelope Maker, Feeder, Feeder Worker Power Unit Operator, Flange Machine Operator, Flexographic Label Rewinder, Folder, Folder Machine Adjuster, Folder Machine Operator, Folder Operator, Folding Machine Operator, Four Corner Former Machine Operator, Gluer Operator, Label Folder, Label Rewinder, Lace Paper Machine Operator, Lining Folder, Mat Gauger, Matchbook Maker, Offset Label Rewinder, Paper Bag Machine Operator, Paper Bag Maker, Paper Cap Machine Operator, Paper Cone Machine Operator, Paper Cone Machine Tender, Paper Cup Machine Tender, Paper Cutter Operator, Paper Feeder, Paper Folder, Paper Folding Machine Operator, Paper Goods Machine Set-Up Operator, Paper Machine Backtender, Paper Machine Operator, Paper Maker, Paper Making Machine Operator, Paper Plate Machine Tender, Paper Reclaiming Machine Operator, Paper Reel Operator, Paper Rewinder, Paper Roll Machine Operator, Paper Roller, Paper Ruler, Paper Supervisor, Paper Tube Machine Operator, Paper Winder, Paperboard Box Maker, Parts Runner, Plate Worker, Platen Press Operator, Pleating Machine Operator, Production Corrugator, Quad Stayer, Reeler, Rewinder Operator, Ring Making Machine Operator, Roll Reclaimer, Rotoformer Backtender, Sack Maker, Shell Machine Operator, Side Seam Machine Operator, Slide Machine Tender, Spiral Tube Winder, Stitching Machine Operator, Strap Folding Machine Operator, String Top Sealer, Tag Machine Operator, Valve Machine Operator, Valver, Winder Operator, Winderman.