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Take Up Operator Salary
in Irvine, California

$46,521 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Take Up Operator is $46,521 a year and $22 an hour in Irvine, California, United States. The average salary range for a Take Up Operator is between $34,785 and $56,271. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Irvine, California.

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Job Summary

  • Operates machine that applies finish to and winds up newly extruded polyester fibers onto takeup bobbins.
  • Turns valves on vacuum lines to activate aspirators that break and suck up yarn ends during doffing process.
  • Grasps yarn lines at each bobbin position to gather and guide moving yarn to aspirator.
  • Pushes filled bobbins of yarn away from bobbin drive rollers on takeup machine to stop spinning takeup bobbins.
  • Lifts filled bobbins from machine and places bobbins on cart.
  • Places empty bobbins on bobbin shafts of takeup machine.
  • Pushes bobbin shafts with empty bobbins next to spinning drive rollers to power rotation of bobbins preparatory to takeup of yarn on bobbins.
  • Pulls specified lines of yarn down from aspirator over rollers on takeup unit that guide and advance newly extruded yarn and throws yarn ends down against empty, spinning bobbins to takeup lines of bobbins.
  • Separates yarn ends along specified guide notches of machine to facilitate takeup of yarn on separate bobbins.
  • Aligns yarn taken up on bobbin, using wire brush.
Take Up Operator Job Prevalence in Irvine, California, United States

Job family: Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 73,530

Estimated population of Take Up Operator jobs: 684

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Irvine, California

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Description: Irvine () is a master-planned city in Orange County, California, United States in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. The Irvine Company started developing the area in the 1960s and the city was formally incorporated on December 28, 1971. The 66-square-mile (170 km2) city had a population of 212,375 as of the 2010 census; in 2018 the California Department of Finance estimated the city's population at 276,176.A number of corporations, particularly in the technology and semiconductor sectors, have their national or international headquarters in Irvine. Irvine is also home to several higher education institutions including...

Take Up Operator Job Listings for Irvine, California

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Designated Operator
Jun 17
Los Angeles, CA, USA
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