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Assembly Line Robot Operator Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$66,187 (CAD)

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Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Assembly Line Robot Operator is $66,187 a year and $32 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for an Assembly Line Robot Operator is between $47,672 and $81,541. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and prepares industrial robot to drill, countersink, and counterbore metallic and nonmetallic work pieces used to manufacture aircraft parts or tooling, according to specifications and preprogrammed machine control instructions.
  • Reads work order and specifications to determine prescribed setup and operation.
  • Mounts and positions work piece on locating pins of holding fixture adjacent to robot, manually or using hoist, and aligns and secures work piece on holding fixture, using template, bolts, hand tools, and power tools.
  • Installs specified type and size drill bits in end effectors and places end effectors in holding station adjacent to robot.
  • Loads cassette tape of machine instructions into machine controller or enters commands to retrieve preprogrammed instructions from mainframe computer.
  • Pushes button or enters commands to activate robot that automatically retrieves and secures designated end effector on robot arm and positions arm for drilling.
  • Operates robot to drill holes in test specimen and measures holes for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments.
  • Obtains written approval of test specimen from Quality Control Inspector.
  • Enters commands to start robot, observes robotic operation, and monitors screen of machine controller for malfunctions and error messages.
  • Changes worn drill bits or adjusts machine according to error message instructions.
  • Inspects finished work piece for conformance to specifications.
  • Notifies supervisor of numerical control programming problems.
  • Cleans parts, tools, and fixtures, using solvents and rags.
  • May drill hole.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Assembly Line Robot Operator Job Listings for Nova Scotia, Canada

Ariel Technician/Rigger
Dec 19
Halifax, NS, Canada
Workers Depot
Ensure that all company equipment is well maintained and in safe operating condition, conduct ... line systems. * Must be able to read blueprint and assembly drawings. * Successful completion of ...
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