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Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator Salary
in Raleigh, North Carolina

$48,482 (USD)

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The average pay for a Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator is $48,482 a year and $23 an hour in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator is between $35,659 and $59,186. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Job Summary

  • 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.
Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Job family: Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Job family population: 9,000

Estimated population of Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator jobs: 214

Rate of error: 10.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Raleigh, North Carolina

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Description: Raleigh (; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina and the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is the second-largest city in the state, after Charlotte. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 479,332 as of July 1, 2018. It is one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh...

Pipe Cleaning & Priming Machine Operator Job Listings for Raleigh, North Carolina

Machine Operator / Assembler
May 24
Durham, NC, USA
Hire Dynamics
May require cleaning and inspecting parts and disassembly of returned units * Report defective ... Previous manufacturing or machine operator experience is preferred There are 3 shifts available ...
Machine Operator/ Extrusion
Apr 16
Wake Forest, NC, USA
Perform various quality checks and assist in the cleaning and change-over of equipment * Comply ... Machine operator * Start to finish processes * ISO and 5S manufacturing Compliance * Production
Machine Operator
Apr 22
Durham, NC, USA
Hire Dynamics
As a Machine Operator you''ll be working in a manufacturing assembly/production environment. If you ... Clean and inspect parts and conduct disassembly of returned units * High school diploma or GED is ...
Apr 30
Durham, NC, USA
All-In-One Staffing
Machine Operator
Apr 9
Holly Springs, NC, USA
DS Smith, North America Packaging and Paper Division, United States
We are seeking a Machine Operator to join our Production Team. The position is located in Holly ... Employees are responsible for keeping the machine and work area clean. This individual must be able ...
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