Dustless Operator

Tend machines that mix powdered carbon black with water to form pellets.
picture of Dustless Operator

Quick Stats

Salary Range
$21,000 – $50,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Dustless Operators do?

Tends machine that mixes powdered carbon black with water or binding agents in rotating drum to form pellets: Starts machine and turns valves to admit and regulate flow of water or binding agents into mixing drum. Examines and feels samples of product to verify that pellet size and moisture content meet specified standards. Opens inspection ports and observes conveyor system to detect jamming.

Should I be a Dustless Operator?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to become a Dustless Operator

    Most Dustless Operators 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:9jdaaa&chl=no+college+%2881%25%29|certificate+%2813%25%29|associate%27s+%285%25%29|bachelor%27s+%281%25%29||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,81,81
    Schools close to

    You May Also Like

    Careers Similar to Dustless Operator