Hat-Blocking-Machine Operator II

Tend double-unit hat-blocking machines that shape white twill Navy hats.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Hat-Blocking-Machine Operator IIs do?

Tends double-unit hat-blocking machine that shapes white twill Navy hats: Places hat on bottom part of block, pushes block forward, and pulls lever to lower upper part of block over lower section. Opens air valve that inflates rubber lining and presses crown outward against sides of block to shape hat. Moves lever to raise upper section of block, releases air pressure, pulls lower section to starting position, and removes shaped hat. Stacks hats on table.

Should I be a Hat-Blocking-Machine Operator II?

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.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to Become a
    Hat-Blocking-Machine Operator II

    Hat-Blocking-Machine Operator IIs 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 Hat-Blocking-Machine Operator II-related education!
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