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Setup Mechanic Heading Machines Salary
in Los Angeles, California

$35,968 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$464

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Setup Mechanic Heading Machines is $35,968 a year and $17 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Setup Mechanic Heading Machines is between $27,559 and $42,849. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Sets up and adjusts battery of machines that paint, stamp, tip, or trim wooden pencils: installs and adjusts feed mechanisms, guide rollers, tracks, machine fittings and attachments, according to size and shape of pencils, using handtools and gauges.
  • Adjusts controls, such as setscrews and cams to synchronize machine mechanisms.
  • Regulates thermostatic controls on heated units of machines.
  • Disassembles machines and replaces worn or defective parts, such as circular knives, grinding wheels, and rollers.
  • Sharpens machine punches and blades, using files and powered emery wheel.
  • Starts machines to test adjustments and examines pencils for defects, such as burns, splintered ends, and nicks to determine needed readjustments.
  • Replaces or repairs defective machine belts.
  • May be designated according to type of machine setup as set-up mechanic, coating machines; set-up mechanic, heading machines; set-up mechanic, stamping machines.
Setup Mechanic Heading Machines Job Prevalence in Los Angeles, California, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Setup Mechanic Heading Machines jobs: 1,757

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$41,697
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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About Los Angeles, California

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Setup Mechanic Heading Machines Job Listings for Los Angeles, California

Maintenance Mechanic
May 29
Vernon, CA, USA
Coast Packing Company
The Maintenance Mechanic I conducts machine setup, performs repairs/ preventative maintenance, and troubleshooting on plant equipment to include, but not limited to: centrifuges, vacuum pumps, mixers ...
Maintenance Mechanic - 4AM to 12:30PM
May 6
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Coast Packing Company
The Maintenance Mechanic conducts machine setup, performs repairs/preventative maintenance, and troubleshooting on plant equipment to include, but not limited to: centrifuges, vacuum pumps, mixers ...
Maintenance Mechanic - 1PM to 9:30PM
May 6
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Coast Packing Company
The Maintenance Mechanic conducts machine setup, performs repairs/preventative maintenance, and troubleshooting on plant equipment to include, but not limited to: centrifuges, vacuum pumps, mixers ...
CNC Lathe Setup Operator- 27-33 P/H
May 15
Santa Ana, CA, USA
TRS Craft Services Aliso Viejo
CNC Lathe Setup Operator Location: Santa Ana, CA Pay range: $$27 - $33 DOE Work Schedule: 2nd shift ... Mechanically inclined Should have knowledge of support machines, inspection equipment and computer ...
CNC Lathe Setup Operator
May 10
92705, CA, USA
TRS Craft Services Aliso Viejo
CNC Lathe Setup Operator Location : Santa Ana, CA 92705 Pay range : $$22 - $33 DOE Duration ... Mechanically inclined Should have knowledge of support machines, inspection equipment and computer ...
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