The average pay for a Chip Tester is $37,093 a year and $18 an hour in Maryland, United States.
The average salary range for a Chip Tester is between $28,264 and $44,340.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.
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Tests samples of purchased wood chips, used in making pulp, to determine moisture content and quality: observes dumping of chips into receiving pit and starts conveyor that transfers chips to screening and storage areas.
Draws measured sample from conveyor, places chips in drying oven for specified period of time, and records dry weight to determine weight loss.
Places additional sample of chips in pilot screen to separate unsuitable wood, such as sawdust, slivers, and oversized chunks.
Removes bark from acceptable portion, reweighs sample, and records data on chip quality form.
Sweeps and cleans work area.
May test samples for acidity and freeness, using standard testing equipment.
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Chip Tester Job Listings for Maryland, United States
Mixed Signal Verification Contractor
Baltimore, United States
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