Breaking Machine Operator

Tend machines that break scored sheets of chewing gums.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Breaking Machine Operators do?

Tends machine that breaks scored sheets of chewing gum into tablet size pieces. Starts machine and empties trays of scored gum sheets into revolving drum of machine. Inserts wire mesh basket into opening of machine to collect and withdraw gum tablets.

Should I be a Breaking Machine Operator?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Blanking Machine Operator, Brimming-Machine Operator, Broom-Machine Operator, Bulking-Machine Operator

    How to Become a
    Breaking Machine Operator

    Breaking Machine Operators generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Breaking Machine Operator-related education!
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