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Riveting Machine Operator Programmed Control Salary
in Virginia, United States

$32,430 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Riveting Machine Operator Programmed Control is $32,430 a year and $16 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Riveting Machine Operator Programmed Control is between $24,909 and $38,568. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates riveting machines that automatically drill, countersink, and rivet aircraft assemblies, such as wing panels and fuselage sections: reads and interprets blueprints, engineering drawings, and specifications to determine setup and operating procedures.
  • Positions, aligns, and levels parts to be assembled in machine locating tools, or loads part in automatic work positioner installed on machine, using hoist or overhead crane.
  • Selects and installs tools, such as drills, countersinks, rams, rivet injector, and chamfer tools in machine spindles, using handtools.
  • Loads control media, such as tape or disk, in machine.
  • Adjusts controls to synchronize control media, parts, and machine, and to regulate depth of countersink, air pressure, and ram stroke.
  • Fills hopper with rivets or other fasteners.
  • Starts machine, observes operation, monitors displays, and readjusts machine to ensure riveted assemblies conform to specifications.
  • Operates machine manually or from automatic settings.
  • Replaces defective cutting tools.
  • May assemble parts prior to loading parts on machine, using rivet gun and bucking bar.
  • May be designated by type of media controlling machine as riveting machine operator, programmed control; riveting machine operator, tape control.
Riveting Machine Operator Programmed Control Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Job family population: 22,470

Estimated population of Riveting Machine Operator Programmed Control jobs: 1,003

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Riveting Machine Operator Programmed Control Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Material Handler/Machine Operators #EV73
Feb 9
Forest, VA, USA
EvolutionHR USA
Communicate with Quality Control when switching to a new job or version of a job. * Keeps area ... Keeps bulk mail carriers (BMC) in numerical order whenever possible by stocking the operator ...
Machine Operator/Assembler
Jan 26
New Market, VA, USA
Kelly Services
Machine Operator Production: Setup, operate and adjust manual and CNC machines to achieve part ... drawings and control plans. 5.Delivery: Support functions and process ship orders to meet ...
Quality Control Manager
Jan 16
Sandston, VA, USA
Kosmo Machine Inc.
Learning and efficiently operating Inspection software programs supporting all departments ... Machine Inc. priorities of Safety, Quality and Productivity. · Learn, understand and enforce ...
Process Utility Operator (Electrician) #EV217
Jan 20
Roanoke, VA, USA
EvolutionHR USA
... machinery in optimum condition. RESPONSIBILITIES for Process Utility Operator (Electrician ... AC/DC motors, drives and control circuits * PLC interface wiring Digital and analog electronic ...
Roller Operator - Hampton Roads 1
Feb 12
Williamsburg, VA, USA
Branscome Incorporated
Ride on the platform of machine and move lever, pedals, or throttles to control and guide machine. * Determine speed and direction of machine based on knowledge of compressibility of material
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