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Testing Machine Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$30,858 (USD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Testing Machine Operator is $30,858 a year and $15 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Testing Machine Operator is between $23,544 and $36,886. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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.
Testing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Testing Machine Operator jobs: 339

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Testing Machine Operator Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

CIP Operator - Bloomfield
Feb 15
Bloomfield, Nebraska, USA
Qualified in cleaning breaker machines, washers and other equipment in the breaking and washer areas. * Chemical testing of CIP/COP cleaning solutions. * Responsible for inspecting and signing off on ...
Maintenance Technician
Jan 31
Omaha, NE, USA
Cornerstone Staffing Inc
Train operators on basic mechanics and maintenance * Start machines and observe mechanical ... process, testing, as well as securing references. Full criminal, credit and employment history ...
Manufacturing Intern - East Region
Feb 11
Scottsbluff, NE, USA
... testing lab sites • Assisting work crews in manufacturing and crushing operations • Operating ... machinery • Frequent exposure to dust, airborne particles and chemicals Workplace Values ...
Field Service Technician (Domestic/International Travel)
Nov 26
Omaha, NE, USA
Ability to prepare and provide technical training to the end user operators and/or maintenance ... Operates aerial lifts and other similar machinery to access our equipment - often at significant ...
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