Plastic Joint Maker

Cast plastic joints for sewer pipe in joint mold.
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Salary Range
$19,000 – $44,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Plastic Joint Makers do?

Casts plastic joints for sewer pipe in joint mold: Removes dirt, dust, or grease from pipe, using airhose, rags, and solvent. Examines pipe for straightness, chips, or cracks. Brushes adhesive on end of pipe. Loads pipe on conveyor, using air hoist. Positions joint mold on pipe. Lifts container and pours plastic materials into mold. Places pipe on conveyor leading to curing oven. Removes cured pipe from conveyor at discharge end of oven. Trims excess plastic from joint, using knife.


Should I be a Plastic Joint Maker?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.

  • Also known as: Jollier

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