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Wire Taping Machine Operator Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$39,340 (USD)

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The average pay for a Wire Taping Machine Operator is $39,340 a year and $19 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Wire Taping Machine Operator is between $29,976 and $47,066. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Wire Taping Machine Operator Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Davenport Operator-Machine Operator
Nov 8
Seymour, CT, USA
Nesco Resource
... wire forms and small metal stampings. JOB SUMMARY Under minimal supervision, set up and operate Davenport Machines to fabricate production parts. Machine operators are
Field Service Technician - Wire EDM
Oct 30
Hartford, CT, USA
Messina Group
... Machining products. Extensive travel within a set geographical area is required and occasional ... Ability to operate computer using windows operating systems. * Excellent oral and written ...
CNC Machinist / Mastercam Programmer
Sep 10
Wolcott, CT, USA
HOB Industries Inc.
... of operators, as well as further opportunities into CNC grinding, WEDM, and if desired, a ... Wire EDM Machines is a plus. · Qualifications: · Working knowledge of shop mathematics and ...
Engineer I - Comm Systems
Oct 4
Groton, United States
General Dynamics Electric Boat
Fly-By-Wire & Quality Group - This team assists engineering, design and shipbuilder in implementing ... Ship Control Operator Trainers The D448 Trainer group installs, upgrades, and maintains full motion ...
Power Supply Design Engineer (1916)
Nov 14
UTC Aerospace Systems
Evaluates operating systems, provides technical training, designs electronic components, and ... Includes power generation, transmission and distribution, rotating machinery, illumination, wire ...