Excelsior Machine Tender

Tend machines that shred woodstocks.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $39,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Excelsior Machine Tenders do?

Tends one or more machines that shred woodstock into excelsior: Presses pedal to open feed rollers and position woodstock. Starts machine that automatically feeds stock to cutters. Stops machine and turns woodstock to expose all surfaces to cutters to obtain maximum amount of excelsior from each log.

Should I be an Excelsior Machine Tender?

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

  • Also known as: Excelsior-Machine Feeder

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    Excelsior Machine Tender

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