Operate collating machine


Set up and monitor the machine that automatically sorts the different pages of documents.

Alternative labels

control collating machine
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use collating machine
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handle collating machine
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Essential skill

Operate collating machine is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Operate collating machine is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Paper cutter operator: Paper cutter operators tend a machine that cuts paper to the desired size and shape. Paper cutters may also cut and perforate other materials that come in sheets, such as metal foil.
Bindery operator: Bindery operators tend machines that bind printed or unprinted paper into volumes using staples, twine, glue or other binding technologies.
Paper stationery machine operator: Paper stationery machine operators work with machines that perform one or more operations on paper to make it suitable for specific markets, such as punching holes, perforating, creasing, and collating with a carbon coated sheet.
Laminating machine operator: Laminating machine operators tend a machine that applies a plastic layer to paper to strenghten it and protect it from wetness and stains.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022