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Blow Molding Machine Operator Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$35,949 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Blow Molding Machine Operator is $35,949 a year and $17 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Blow Molding Machine Operator is between $33,279 and $42,643. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Blow Molding Machine Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and sets up blow molding machine to mold plastic products according to specifications.
  • Turns valves to start flow of water and release air pressure to machine.
  • Moves machine controls to set timing unit and temperature of heating unit and start automatic feed mechanism.
  • Adjusts machine mandrel and aligns mandrel with mold chamber, using wrenches.
  • Starts molding machine that automatically feeds material from mixing unit to mandrel and to mold chamber.
  • Closes chamber to mold product under heat and pressure.
  • Removes workpiece from mold after timing device opens mold, and trims excess material from workpiece, using knife or bandsaw.
  • Regrinds excess material and unsatisfactory workpiece for reuse, using grinding machine.
  • May weigh completed workpiece to determine accuracy of machine operation.
Blow Molding Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 154,860

Estimated population of Blow Molding Machine Operator jobs: 1,129

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Blow Molding Machine Operator Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Machine Operator
May 6
Seattle, WA, USA
National Products Inc.
The Rubber and Plastics Machine Operator produces molded products or parts from pre-mixed standard rubber or plastic compounds. The Machine Operator observes continuous operation of automatic ...
Assistant Machine Operator
Apr 9
Kent, WA, USA
NW Industrial Staffing, Inc
Position Summary (Temp to Hire) The Assistant Machine Operator performs typical machine shop and mold press operations to support the assembly floor. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The ...
Machine Operator
Jun 14
Fife, WA, USA
SmartTalent Fife
SmartTalent in Fife is seeking ambitious, hard-working ENTRY LEVEL Machine Operators ! Our Client's warehouse facility is located in Tacoma, WA . SmartTalent services a variety of industries and ...
Machine Operator
May 29
Renton, WA, USA
SmartTalent Renton
Valley Rd. - Suite 200 Renton, WA 98057 SmartTalent is seeking an assistant machine operator for our manufacturing plant in Renton. This is a temp to hire opportunity starting at $15.50 per hour. The ...
Machine Operator 2nd Shift
May 29
North Bend, WA, USA
Technical Glass Products
As a Machine Operator at TGP you will be responsible for the daily operation of production in the Machining work cell. You will demonstrate strong team working skills as you assist other Machine ...
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