Tape Folding Machine Operator

Tend machines that fold, crease, and wind bias binding tapes onto spool.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Tape Folding Machine Operators do?

Tends machine that folds, creases, and winds bias binding tape onto spool or reel: Selects folding guide according to width of tape and fastens guide on machine, using screwdriver. Threads tape through folding guide and pressing rolls, and onto takeup reel. Starts machine and observes folding, creasing, and winding of tape.

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

  • Also known as: Flat-Folding-Machine Operator, Folded-Towel-Machine Operator, Tapering Machine Operator

    How to Become a
    Tape Folding Machine Operator

    Tape Folding 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 Tape Folding Machine Operator-related education!
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