Machine Stemmer

Tend machines that remove stems from leaves of tobaccos.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$21,000 – $58,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Machine Stemmers do?

Tends machine that removes stems from leaves of tobacco and arranges stemmed leaves into books: Starts machine and feeds leaf between rollers. Removes stacks of stripped leaves and ties leaves together. Separates leaves according to books of right or left halves. Dumps stems from machine into cans. May be designated according to type of tobacco stemmed as Binder Stripper, Machine; Wrapper Stripper.

Should I be a Machine Stemmer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Flexible: You're open to change and think variety is the spice of life.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.

  • Also known as: Binder Stripper, Machine, Machine Binder Stripper, Machine Stripper, Stemmer, Machine, Tobacco Stemmer See More

    How to become a Machine Stemmer

    Most Machine Stemmers 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:9gibaa&chl=no+college+%2879%25%29|certificate+%288%25%29|associate%27s+%2811%25%29|bachelor%27s+%282%25%29||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,79,79
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