Splitting Machine Feeder
Feed hides between rollers of machine that split hides into layers.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Splitting Machine Feeders do?
Feeds hides between rollers of machine that splits hides into layers: Positions hide on feed table and guides it between rollers which force edge of hide against moving knife. Stacks split hides. May cut such imperfections as blemishes or thin spots from hide, using knife. May soak hides in water to soften them preparatory to splitting.
Should I be a Splitting Machine Feeder?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
Calm Under Pressure:
You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
How to become a Splitting Machine Feeder
Most Splitting Machine Feeders 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.
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