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Wire Taping Machine Operator Salary
in Arizona, United States

$33,183 (USD)

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The average pay for a Wire Taping Machine Operator is $33,183 a year and $16 an hour in Arizona, United States. The average salary range for a Wire Taping Machine Operator is between $25,284 and $39,699. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates machine to wind insulating material, such as tape, yarn, and cloth around electric wire and cable: loads reel of wire onto machine spindle and threads wire between metal and felt cleaning strips, through tank of liquid adhesive, and through taping mechanism.
  • Fastens wire to takeup reel.
  • Winds end of insulating material around wire and starts machine.
  • Observes automatic wrapping of material around wire to detect broken or loose wrapping or uneven winding of wire on reel.
  • Stops machine to repair breaks, adjust guides, and replenish supply of insulating material and liquid adhesive.
  • Forms continuous wire by clamping ends of wire to be joined in electrodes of electric brazing torch, turning on current, and holding filler rod to heated wire ends.
  • Measures wire with micrometer to determine that insulation meets specifications.
  • Wraps paper around full wire reels, attaches identification tag, and lifts reel from machine.
  • May operate machine, equipped with winding device, to wrap protective metal strip over insulation.
  • May thread insulated wire through melted paraffin and polishing wipers to make insulation waterproof.
  • May be designated according to insulating material applied as paper-wrapping-machine operator; varnish-cambric-covering-machine operator; or type of machine operated as double-lay-winder-and-paraffin-unit operator; tandem-taping-and-paper-wrapping-machine operator.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Wire Taping Machine Operator Job Listings for Arizona, United States

Machine Operator Helper
Dec 11
Phoenix, AZ, USA
TERRA Staffing Group
Full Time , Machine Operator Helper positions available! Temp to Hire positions available for ... This company is a second-generation, family owned wire andcable manufacturer (specializing in ...
Machine Operator
Nov 3
Phoenix, AZ, USA
... machines are packaged according to company standards * Providing support to several areas of ... Perform duties such as manual lifting packaging taping and labelling * May engage in frequent ...
Scan Operator / basic admin work / Documentation - Immediate Start
Jan 17
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Della Infotech Inc.
... taping rips, inserting cover sheets, counting, numbering, and identifying different document ... machine. 2. Prepare documents for scanning (prepping) by removing staples, removing paper clips ...