Cleaner Touch-Up Worker

Wipe grease and fingermarks and touch up scratches in enamel finish.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Cleaner Touch-Up Workers do?

Wipes grease and fingermarks from typewriter parts, such as covers, platen, and keyboard, using cloth and solvent and touches up scratches and nicks in enamel finish, using paint and brush. Notifies supervisor if shade of touchup paint and cover color do not match. Rejects machines with covers too badly marred to touch up. Records serial numbers of machines cleaned. May insert wire to secure typewriter carriage in place for shipping. May attach identifying tags and warranty to typewriter.

Should I be a Cleaner Touch-Up Worker?

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

  • Also known as: Clearing Tub Worker, Touch-Up Worker

    How to become a Cleaner Touch-Up Worker

    Cleaner Touch-Up Workers 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 Cleaner Touch-Up Worker-related education!
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