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Molding Machine Operator (Sugar) Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$30,846 (USD)

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The average pay for a Molding Machine Operator (Sugar) is $30,846 a year and $15 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Molding Machine Operator (Sugar) is between $23,441 and $36,934. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and prepares up machine to mold soft candies, such as gumdrops, orange slices, and jellies.
  • Installs mold-printing board in machine and tightens thumbscrews or inserts wedges to secure it.
  • Observes thermometer and turns steam valve to maintain specified temperature in candy-melting hopper.
  • Opens valve or starts pump to fill hopper of depositing unit with fluid candy.
  • Starts machine and turns hand wheels to synchronize flow of candy from depositing spouts with speed of mold board as it passes beneath spouts for filling.
  • Weighs formed candy for adherence to specifications and regulates spouts to increase or decrease flow accordingly.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Molding Machine Operator (Sugar) Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

Injection Molding/Machine Operator
Dec 13
Springdale, AR, USA
TEC Staffing Services - Springdale
Looking for an Injection Molding person with Experience. 2nd shift, Pay will depend on Experience. #SPG Company Description TEC Staffing Services has been matching great employees with great ...