Spaghetti Machine Operator

Operate machines to assemble dip tubes and plugs.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $54,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Spaghetti Machine Operators do?

Operates machine to assemble dip tubes and plugs used in plastic squeeze bottles: Places reel of plastic tubing onto spindle and feeds tubing through retaining wheels and channel to edge of razor blade. Loads plugs into bowl on machine. Pushes button to start machine that assembles tubes and plugs and ejects tube assemblies into tote box. Removes filled tote box from machine. Loosens and tightens razor blade holder to return blade to cutting position, using screwdriver. Replaces dull and unusable blades. Inserts dip tube assembly into plastic bottle containing water, and squeezes tube assembly to test for defects. Adjusts machine to correct faulty operation.

Should I be a Spaghetti Machine Operator?

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.
  • High Achiever: You love the challenge of tackling difficult work.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • How to Become a
    Spaghetti Machine Operator

    Spaghetti Machine Operators generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Spaghetti Machine Operator-related education!
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