Operating Table Assembler

Operate metalworking machines to shape prefabricated metal parts.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $55,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Operating Table Assemblers do?

Operates metalworking machines to shape prefabricated metal parts and assembles parts to make surgical tables: Mills parts and assembles base of table. Constructs hydraulic-lifting and table-revolving mechanisms, using drilling, reaming, and tapping machines, and installs them in base. Mounts table frame with its various moving or collapsible sections on base, and attaches table plates to frame. Inspects completed table for compliance with specifications. May assemble examining chairs and be designated Examining-Chair Assembler.

Should I be an Operating Table Assembler?

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.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Assembling Machine Operator, Billiard Table Assembler, Table Assembler

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