Plastics Fabrication Supervisor

Supervise the workers in casting and packaging fabricated plastic products.
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Salary Range
$32,000 – $86,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Plastics Fabrication Supervisors do?

Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in casting, molding, inspecting, and packaging fabricated plastic products: Sets up and adjusts or oversees set up of machines and equipment used to fabricate products, according to blueprint specifications. Reviews production schedules and assigns work. Inspects products for defects, such as surface flaws, color, flashing, or die marks. Measures product to verify conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, vernier calipers, and plug gauges. Observes packaging operations and examines containers to verify conformance to standards. Trains worker in job duties and production techniques. Performs other duties described under SUPERVISOR Master Title.

Should I be a Plastics Fabrication Supervisor?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Supervisor, Plastics Fabrication

    How to Become a
    Plastics Fabrication Supervisor

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