String Top Sealer

Tend machines that seal strings in top of plastic produce bags.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do String Top Sealers do?

Tends machine that seals string in top of plastic produce bags: Places bag on machine mandrel and positions string on bag with ends under holding clip. Depresses pedal that folds and seals hem around string at top of bag. Removes bag from mandrel and places it in carton. May examine hem for defective sealing.

Should I be a String Top Sealer?

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.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • How to become a String Top Sealer

    String Top Sealers 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 String Top Sealer-related education!
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