Track Laminating Machine Tender

Tend machines that laminate and trim vinyl from aluminum track.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Track Laminating Machine Tenders do?

Tends machine that laminates and trims vinyl from aluminum track used in drafting machines: Loads spool of vinyl onto laminating machine wheel, starts machine, and feeds track into machine that automatically laminates vinyl onto track and trims vinyl. Monitors track conveyance and visually examines track to detect lamination and trimming flaws, such as excess vinyl, air bubbles, and oil or adhesive accumulation on edge of track. Smooths air bubbles from lamination and trims excess vinyl, using handtools. Cleans excess oil and adhesive from edge of track, using rag and brush. Rejects defective track. May cut vinyl at joint to separate track sections, using knife or saw.


Should I be a Track Laminating Machine Tender?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to Become a
    Track Laminating Machine Tender

    Track Laminating Machine Tenders 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 Track Laminating Machine Tender-related education!
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