Drier and Pulverizer Tender

Tend mills that dry and pulverize pasty chemical materials.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Drier and Pulverizer Tenders do?

Tends mill that dries and pulverizes pasty chemical materials: Starts mill, turns valves, and observes gauges to regulate temperature and suction as specified. Hoists containers of materials to be milled onto loading platform, using chain fall, and dumps specified quantity of materials into mill. Regulates flow of hot air through mill, according to size of milled batch, and controls speed of suction pump that removes pulverized product after milling and drying.

Should I be a Drier and Pulverizer Tender?

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

  • Also known as: Back Tender, Pulp Drier, Enamel Pulverizer

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    Drier and Pulverizer Tender

    Drier and Pulverizer Tenders 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 Drier and Pulverizer Tender-related education!
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