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Cooling Machine Operator Salary

$35,741 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cooling Machine Operator is $35,741 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Cooling Machine Operator is between $27,197 and $42,759. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends equipment that cools and transfers wort to starting tank preparatory to fermenting: turns valves to control flow of refrigerant through cooler coils.
  • Starts pumps and opens valves to draw hot wort from tank through cooler and into starting tank.
  • Monitors pressure gauges, flowmeters, thermometers, and temperature recorders, and turns valves to control rate of flow and temperature of wort passing through cooling machine.
  • Observes flowmeter and opens valves to admit specified amounts of air into wort.
  • Opens valves to circulate solutions through wort coils to clean and sterilize lines.
Cooling Machine Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 8,630

Estimated population of Cooling Machine Operator jobs: 667

Rate of error: 4.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Cooling Machine Operator Job Listings for United States

3rd Shift Machine Operator
Jun 14
Montebello, CA, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Starts machine and adjust valves to admit steam or cooling fluids to steam jacket or devices in ... Machine Operator (Montebello, CA) Candidate Requirements: * 6 months of previous or related ...
Quality Inspector / Machine Operator / Assembler / Fabricator / CNC
Jun 25
Allentown, PA, USA
Arete Technologies inc
Title: - Machine Operator III Location: 404 Union Boulevard,Allentown,Pennsylvania,USA,18109. ... Pay Rate - 15/HR THIRD SHIFT 10pm - 6am Metem A GE Power Company specializing in cooling technology ...
Machine Operator
Apr 15
Fresno, CA, USA
... operator. · Make sure to get drippers from the drippers staging area to assigned area. · Check ... Check cooling water tank level and fill up proper level if necessary. · Clean water tank of ...
CNC Machine / Laser Operator
Jun 3
Auburn Hills, MI, USA
Ensure proper lubrication and cooling during machine operation. * Inspect and measure finished ... Develop and implement operating procedures specific to each CNC machine. 5. Development and ...
Security Ambassador
Jun 14
Chino Hills, CA, USA
Securitas Security Services USA
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