Bulk Sealer Operator

Tend automatic, radiant-heat bulk sealers that bond plastic sheets.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$20,000 – $54,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Bulk Sealer Operators do?

Tends automatic, radiant-heat bulk sealer that bonds plastic sheets for fabricating bags: Places lifts alternated with asbestos pads on piston of sealer. Straightens disarranged sheets, using wooden paddle. Starts sealer in which plastic film is bonded as piston slowly rises through heated chamber. Inspects samples of bonded sheets to detect machine malfunction.

Should I be a Bulk Sealer Operator?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • High Achiever: You love the challenge of tackling difficult work.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Heat-Seal Operator

    How to become a Bulk Sealer Operator

    Bulk Sealer 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 Bulk Sealer Operator-related education!
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