Embossing Machine Operator

Tend embossing machines that imprint grains on plastic sheetings.
picture of Embossing Machine Operator

Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Embossing Machine Operators do?

Tends embossing machine that imprints grain or pattern on plastic sheeting for use in manufacture of wall covering and padded automotive components, such as dashboards and door panels: Positions rolls of sheeting in letoff rack, using hoist. Threads sheeting through guide rolls and onto core on windup rack. Adjusts pressure of embossing roll to imprint design to specified depth without damaging sheeting. Starts machine and observes operation of machine to prevent damage to goods by wrinkling or tearing. May laminate and emboss sheets in single operation.

Should I be an Embossing Machine 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.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • How to Become an
    Embossing Machine Operator

    Embossing Machine 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 Embossing Machine Operator-related education!
    Schools close to

    Careers Similar to Embossing Machine Operator