Tend fans for machines


Start fans that force conditioned air into drums or compartments.

Alternative labels

tending fans for machines
take care of fans for machines
look fans for machines
watch fans for machines
mind fans for machines

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Tend fans for machines is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Cacao bean roaster: Cacao bean roasters set up and operate cacao processing equipments such as a continuous roasters, crackers fanners, drying and grinding equipment.
Malt kiln operator: Malt kiln operators tend kiln machines and equipment while supervising that the grain roasting operation maintains in specified roasting parameters.
Dryer attendant: Dryer attendants tend rotary dryers to remove moisture from raw materials or food products in transformation. They observe instruments to verify dryer temperature and regulate steam pressure in order to determine if products have the specified moisture content.

Germination operator: Germination operators tend steeping and germination vessels where barley is germinated to produce malt.

Optional skill

Tend fans for machines 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.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022