Machine Filler Shredder

Tend machines that cut tobacco leaves into shreds.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$20,000 – $45,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Machine Filler Shredders do?

Tends machine that cuts tobacco leaves into shreds and cleans shredded tobacco for use as cigar filler: Spreads tobacco evenly on conveyor feed belt or dumps tobacco into hopper of machine. Starts machine. Scrapes tobacco from revolving knife of machine. Replaces filled receptacles under filler chute and foreign matter chutes.

Should I be a Machine Filler Shredder?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Filler Shredder, Filler Shredder, Machine, Filler Sifter, Machine

    How to become a Machine Filler Shredder

    Most Machine Filler Shredders have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9iaaaa&chl=no+college+%2888%25%29|certificate+%2812%25%29||||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,88,88
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