Set up and operate machines to fabricate ornamental metal products.
Tends machines that rewind and cut rolls of material, such as cotton, nylon, and plastic into narrow rolls for use in shoe ornamentation: Mounts roll of material on spindle and tightens clamps. Slides empty core on winding axle and threads end of material between pressure rollers and onto winding axle. Sets guide bar and starts machine that winds material onto core. Stops machine when counter indicates yardage specified on work ticket. Applies gummed tape to prevent unwinding. Positions roll on spindle of cutting machine and sets guide according to specifications. Pulls lever that starts machine and forces blade against roll to cut material into stripping.