Tube Cleaner

Remove cloth covers from dye tubes or springs to prepare tubes for reuse.
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Quick Stats


Salary Range
$16,000 – $32,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Tube Cleaners do?

Removes cloth covers from dye tubes or springs to prepare tubes for reuse: Cuts cover with knife or holds tube against revolving emery wheel. Pulls cover from tube by hand.

Should I be a Tube Cleaner?

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.
  • Ready for a Challenge: You jump into new projects with initiative and drive.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Boiler Tube Blower, Boiler-Tube Reamer, Cleaning Technician, Globe Cleaner, Still Cleaner, Tube, Top Cleaner See More

    How to become a Tube Cleaner

    Most Tube Cleaners 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. Chart?chd=s:9gsaaa&chl=no+college+%2872%25%29|certificate+%287%25%29|associate%27s+%2821%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,72,72
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