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Coating Machine Operator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$30,196 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Coating Machine Operator is $30,196 a year and $15 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Coating Machine Operator is between $23,100 and $36,002. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Coating Machine Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and prepares automatic hot-dip lines to plate steel sheets with protective coating of metal, such as tin or terne.
  • Reads production schedule to determine setup of lines.
  • Turns screwdown mechanism to set distance between coating brushes and rolls, using hand tools.
  • Measures and sets stops and guides on automatic feeder and conveying equipment according to dimensions of product to be coated, using rule and wrenches.
  • Turns controls to set temperatures of coating metal and palm-oil pots.
  • Starts conveyor line and moves controls to synchronize speed of line with speed of coating machine that conveys sheets into molten tin covered with palm oil to cause even distribution of tin.
  • Inspects coated product for defects and changes setup to coat sheets to specifications.
  • May be designated according to type of coating.
Coating Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 37,200

Estimated population of Coating Machine Operator jobs: 3,675

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Coating Machine Operator Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Machine Operator - 4471662
Mar 20
Montgomery, AL, USA
Automation Personnel Services
Is now seeking skilled Machine Operators that can perform the following duties: Job Duties and Requirements: Experience operating machinery in an effective and timely manner Have at least 1 year ...
Machine Operator/Packing/Loading
Mar 22
Moody, AL, USA
Dedicated Personnel, Inc.
Operating production machinery * Reading work orders & specifications * Monitoring machinery * Inspection of finished product * Using computer terminal * Maintaining housekeeping in work area
Machine Operator
Mar 8
Florence, AL, USA
Elwood Staffing
Machine Operator Details: * Operate machinery in pilot plant setting * Operate forklift to move materials * Keep a neat and orderly work area * Work is performed in a non-climate controlled work area ...
Machine Operator II - (1st Shift)
Feb 25
Birmingham, AL, USA
NCP Solutions
Assists other machine operators to set up machine, and stack, mark, pack, and transport finished workpieces. * Performs housekeeping duties as required on a daily basis. * Perform duties as required ...
Specialty Machine Operator
Mar 13
Springville, AL, USA
Darrell Walker Workforce
Specialty Machine Opertor Springville, AL area HIRING NOW! 1st shift- 6:00am to 6:30pm 2nd shift- 6 ... Our Alabama owned and operated Staffing Agency offers several employment opportunities, including ...
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