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General Utility Machine Operator Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$33,993 (CAD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Utility Machine Operator is $33,993 a year and $16 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for a General Utility Machine Operator is between $26,213 and $40,323. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Operates any of following machines and equipment to relieve regular operators engaged in processing cocoa beans into chocolate liquor and in producing cocoa powder and sweet chocolate, according to formula.
  • Controls roaster that roasts cocoa beans to develop specified color and flavor and reduces moisture content of beans.
  • Tends mill to grind nibs (cracked cocoa beans) into liquid chocolate of specified fineness.
  • Tends hydraulic press to extract cocoa butter from chocolate liquor, and operates cocoa room machinery and equipment to grind and pulverize cocoa cakes into cocoa powder.
  • Mixes ingredients, such as chocolate liquor, sugar, and powdered milk to make sweet chocolate.
  • Operates refining machine to grind chocolate paste to specified consistency.
  • Operates tempering equipment to control temperature of chocolate in cooling process before molding.
  • May tend molding machines, pressure cookers, and dryers.
  • May assist in supervising and training production line workers.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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