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Automatic Pad Making Machine Operator Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$28,672 (USD)

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The average pay for an Automatic Pad Making Machine Operator is $28,672 a year and $14 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for an Automatic Pad Making Machine Operator is between $21,964 and $34,186. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates battery of machines to produce quilted and laminated padding from batting: places rolls of batting and burlap base in feed holders of machine.
  • Aligns and threads ends of material through machine.
  • Turns handwheels to heat calender roll.
  • Threads needles of quilting machine that binds batting to base to form padding.
  • Turns air valve that activates stationary spray gun to spray binder to surface of padding.
  • Aligns end of second roll of batting to sprayed surface under pressure roll to form laminated padding.
  • Turns handwheels to position circular knives that trim padding to specified width.
  • Turns knobs to adjust electric eye controlled mechanism which automatically cuts padding to specified length, drops on layer of gauze, and cuts and laps gauze over pads.
  • Starts spray gun that sizes pad to hold covering in place.
  • Turns knobs to synchronize speed of machine and starts machine.
  • Replaces broken needles.
  • Fills tanks with specified size.
  • Places rolls of narrow reinforcing batting in holder and guides under needles when specified.
  • Sews together burlap and gauze, and laps together batting to form continuous roll.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Automatic Pad Making Machine Operator Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

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Jan 2
Marion, AR, USA
Ritter Disposables Inc.
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Engineering Technician II
Jan 2
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