Buffer I

Buff items with cloth buffing wheel.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$21,000 – $47,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Buffer Is do?

Buffs items, such as automobile trim or accessories, hardware, or fabricated plastic parts with cloth buffing wheel: Holds and moves parts against wheel to smooth surfaces, produce specified finish, or cut down plating defects, such as burns or salt deposits, using knowledge of metals and buffing operations. Coats buffing wheel by holding buffing compound stick against revolving wheel. Pushes and manipulates workpiece against buffing wheel to remove scratches and defects and produce specified finish, using knowledge of buffing operations and finishes. Replaces worn buffs, using wrench. Uses care not to cut through plate when buffing plated surfaces. May be designated according to type of material buffed as Buffer, Chrome; Buffer, Copper; Buffer, Nickel. May polish articles [POLISHER] and buff articles and be designated Polisher And Buffer I. May polish brass eye castings used in fitting wooden shuttles and clean castings in series of chemical solutions and be designated Strapper And Buffer.

Should I be a Buffer I?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Flexible: You're open to change and think variety is the spice of life.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Ready for a Challenge: You jump into new projects with initiative and drive.

  • Also known as: Brass Buffer, Buffer, Chrome, Buffer, Copper, Buffer, Nickel, Color Buffer, Dial Buffer, Enamel Buffer, Metal Buffer See More

    How to become a Buffer I

    Most Buffer Is have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9kaaaa&chl=no+college+%2886%25%29|certificate+%2814%25%29||||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,86,86
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