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Testing Machine Operator Salary
in United Kingdom

£22,172 (GBP)

Average Salary

£11/hr

Average Hourly

£297

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 29, 2020

The average pay for a Testing Machine Operator is £22,172 a year and £11 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Testing Machine Operator is between £17,076 and £26,503. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tends can testing machine that automatically tests cans for leaks: starts machine and observes operation of machine and conveyor on which cans are carried through machine.
  • Notifies supervisor of defective operation of machine or conveyor.
  • Verifies accuracy of test machine, using standard test can.
  • Places rejected cans on water tester and pulls lever to inject water into cans to indicate leaks.
  • Marks location of leaks for can repairer, using crayon.
  • May apply flux to inside of ear clincher or side seams of can, using flux applicator and reheat soldered seams under gas flame to seal leaks.
  • May reshape bent or dented cans on metal form with mallet.
  • May reheat soldered seams under gas flame to seal leaks.
  • Retests repaired cans.
  • May record number of cans rejected and repaired.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£25,703
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About United Kingdom

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Description: The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (abbreviated to UK or U.K.) or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north­western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north­eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland. Otherwise, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the southwest, giving it the 12th-longest coastline...

Testing Machine Operator Job Listings for United Kingdom

Machine Process Operative
Jan 23
Milton Keynes, UK
Gi Group
Check product testers at the start of each shift and complete the required number of quality checks ... This role would suit - Machine Controller, Process Technician, Machine Operator, Machine Operative ...
Field Service Engineer / Tester- Smart Card Ticketing Technology
Jan 14
Birmingham, UK
RecruitmentRevolution.com
... operators. We work alongside exciting companies such as Google and Idemia to provide mobile ... About you + Experience in technical support, repair and testing of ticketing machines or other ...
Field Service Engineer
Jan 24
London North, UK
Terex
Thorough Examination and certification - Perform mandatory inspections on all AWP machinery to a ... Valid IPAF Operators licence (minimum 3a / 3b) Valid CAP Certification (IPAF Competent Assessed ...
Electrical & Services Manager
Jan 13
South Yorkshire, UK
Elevation Recruitment
Inspection and testing * BOAS (boiler operator accreditation scheme) * PSSR (pressure systems safety regulations) * Machinery Safety * DSEAR * Legionella competent person - Sign off on any Electrical ...
Assembly Electrical Team Leader
Jan 20
Shipley, UK
GPW Recruitment
All machine electrical wiring and associated assemblies will be safe, uniformed and compliant with ... To train others and pass on your skill level where required Communicate with operators from other ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Testing Machine Operator is £22,172 a year and £11 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Testing Machine Operator is between £17,076 and £26,503. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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