Rodding Machine Tender

Tend machines that cut spiral grooves and shave circumference of rod.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $39,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Rodding Machine Tenders do?

Tends machine that cuts spiral grooves in wood dowel-rods and shaves circumference of rod to specified size: Starts rodding machine. Inserts dowel rods into feed trough and between feed rollers of rodding machine that cuts spiral groove in rods and trims diameter of rods to specified size. Observes cutting action of rodding machine and stops machine when malfunctions are noted. Removes spiraled rods from tail end chute and stacks rods on handtruck for removal to subsequent processing. Notifies specified personnel of malfunction of machine.

Should I be a Rodding Machine Tender?

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

  • How to become a Rodding Machine Tender

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