Tend anodising machine


Tend the different stations of a metalworking machine designed to form anode electrodes as part of the anodising process. This includes tending the coil feed operation station, the pre-treatment and cleaning tanks, the anodise tanks, the post treatment facility and the coil rewind equipment; monitor and operate all according to regulations.

Alternative labels

guard anodising machine
guard electroplating machine
oversee electroplating machine
monitor electroplating machine
monitor anodising machine
watch over anodising machine
oversee anodising machine
watch over electroplating machine

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Tend anodising machine is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Anodising machine operator: Anodising machine operators set up and tend anodising machines designed to provide otherwise finished metal workpieces, usually aluminum-based, with a durable, anodic oxide, corrosion-resistant finishing coat, by a electrolyctic passiviation process that increases the thickness of the natural oxide layer of the metal workpieces’ surface.

Optional skill

Tend anodising 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.

Surface treatment operator: Surface treatment operators apply chemicals and paint to the material surface in order to protect against corrosion. They calculate the materials needed for surface protection.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022