Roll Inspector

Examine rolls of cellophane for defects and verify accuracy of roll labels.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$20,000 – $56,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Roll Inspectors do?

Examines finished rolls of cellophane for defects and verifies accuracy of roll labels: Observes and feels rolls passing on conveyor to detect flaws, such as wrinkles, streaks, or tears on edges. Measures width and diameter of rolls, using tape rule. Compares identification labels with specifications to prevent errors. Pushes rejected rolls onto table. Records number of rolls processed and number of rolls rejected.

Should I be a Roll Inspector?

You should have a high school 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.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Full-Roll Inspector, Roller Inspector, Slit-Roll Inspector

    How to become a Roll Inspector

    Most Roll Inspectors 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:9zcaaa&chl=no+college+%2869%25%29|certificate+%2828%25%29|associate%27s+%283%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,69,69
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