The average pay for a Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator is £31,023 a year and £15 an hour in Manchester, United Kingdom.
The average salary range for a Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator is between £22,818 and £37,873.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Manchester, United Kingdom.
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Operates pipe cleaning and priming machine to clean rust, scale, and dirt from pipelines, and to apply prime coating of hot asphalt: selects cleaning and priming head to fit pipe and bolts them to machine-driven pulley.
Bolts scraping knives and steel wire brushes to inside of cleaning head and bristle brushes inside priming head.
Adjusts spring tension on knives and brushes with handtools.
Signals tractor operator to lift and slide pipe cleaning and priming machine over end of pipe.
Starts engine and moves levers to rotate cleaning and priming heads around pipe, and to propel machine along pipeline.
Opens valve to start flow of hot asphalt coating onto pipe surfaces.
May operate machine to remove heavy deposits of scale, rust, or other foreign matter from pipes preparatory to cleaning and coating and be designated pipe-cleaning-machine operator.
Manchester () is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 545,500 in 2017; the Greater Manchester Built-up Area is the United Kingdom's second-most populous, with a population of 2.55 million. It is fringed by the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east, and an arc of towns with which it forms a continuous conurbation. The local authority is Manchester City Council.
The recorded history of Manchester began with the civilian settlement associated with the Roman fort of Mamucium or Mancunium, which was established in about AD 79 on a sandstone bluff...