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Hot Melt Machine Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$55,871 (USD)

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Last updated: February 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hot Melt Machine Operator is $55,871 a year and $27 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Hot Melt Machine Operator is between $40,355 and $68,718. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Hot Melt Machine Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates machine to combine two or more continuous sheets of material, such as paper, paperboard, foil, and plastic film, to form such laminated products as building paper, fiberboard, wallboard, or material from which metallic yarn is slit: mounts rolls of materials in machine, using hoist.
  • Threads materials over and under guide rollers (one sheet over adhesive roller), around cooling drum, and to rewinder core.
  • Starts pumps to transfer adhesive solution from storage tanks to machine.
  • Starts machine, observes gauges, and adjusts controls to maintain temperature and pressure of rollers, temperature of adhesive, filling of cooling drum, functioning of doctor blade, and speed of machine.
  • Inspects samples of laminated products for defects, such as wrinkles and thick spots.
  • May test specific gravity of adhesive solution, using hydrometer.
  • May attach ends of new material to material in machine with tape.
  • May set up and operate machine to extrude polyethylene film, combine film with paper or aluminum foil, and print design on processed laminated paper used for wrapping materials and be designated polyethylene combiner.
Hot Melt Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Hot Melt Machine Operator jobs: 1,554

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Hot Melt Machine Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Automotive Technician
Feb 13
Lewiston, ID, USA
Team Car Care, LLC / Jiffy Lube
You must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and ... Expect to work in an environment in which you may frequently experience hot and cold temperatures ...
Maintenance Technician - Processing, C-shift 4:00PM to 4:30AM
Feb 14
Twin Falls, United States
Including filling machines, metal detectors, case erectors, packers, sealers, pasteurizers ... operating, repairing and/or troubleshooting issues on filling, packaging and other processing ...
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