Tend dry-press


Tend the dry-press machines used to transform clay or silica into bricks.

Alternative labels

tending dry-press
tending dry-press machine
tend dry-press machine
dry-press machine tending
dry-press tending

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Tend dry-press is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Dry press operator: Dry press operators press dry tempered clay or silica into bricks and other shapes. They select and fix the pressing dies, using rule and wenches. Dry press operators remove the bricks from the press machine and stack them in a specified pattern on the kiln car.

Optional skill

Tend dry-press 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.




  1. Tend dry-press – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022