Machine Bunch Maker

Tend machines that roll cigar fillers and binder leaves into bunches.
picture of Machine Bunch Maker

Quick Stats

Salary Range
$17,000 – $42,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Machine Bunch Makers do?

Tends machine that rolls cigar filler and binder leaves into bunches: Places binder on rubberized fabric apron of machine, and pulls lever of hopper to distribute filler on binder, or manually distributes filler. Presses pedal of machine that rolls tobacco into cigar shape. Removes bunch from machine and applies glue to edge of binder to secure binder. Places bunches in molds for compressing or in machine that wraps them in wrapper leaves to form complete cigar. May be designated according to type of tobacco used in forming bunches as Scrap-Bunch Maker.

Should I be a Machine Bunch Maker?

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.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.

  • Also known as: Bottle Washer, Machine II, Briner, Machine, Bunch-Breaker-Machine Operator, Buncher, Machine, Bunch Maker, Machine See More

    How to become a Machine Bunch Maker

    Most Machine Bunch Makers 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:9afaaa&chl=no+college+%2892%25%29|certificate+%281%25%29|associate%27s+%288%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,92,92
    Schools close to

    You May Also Like

    Careers Similar to Machine Bunch Maker