Duplicating-Machine Operator I

Operate machines to reproduce data or ruled forms on paper.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $42,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Duplicating-Machine Operator Is do?

Operates machine to reproduce data or ruled forms on paper from type in flat impression bed or plates on revolving cylinder: Selects type or embossed plate and positions type or plate on cylinder or flat bed of machine. Loads paper in feed tray and makes adjustments to parts, such as inking rolls or ribbon and feeding mechanism. Starts machine which automatically pushes sheets under revolving cylinder or against flat impression bed of type where paper is printed. May keep record of number of copies made. Important variations may be indicated by trade name of machines used.

Should I be a Duplicating-Machine Operator I?

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.
  • Helpful: You always keep an eye out for what other people need.

  • Also known as: Check Writing Machine Operator, Collating Machine Operator, Ditto Machine Operator, Duplicating Machine Operator See More

    How to Become a
    Duplicating-Machine Operator I

    Most Duplicating-Machine Operator Is have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9ffaaa&chl=no+college+%2885%25%29|certificate+%287%25%29|associate%27s+%288%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,85,85
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