Tend metal fastener machine


Operate a machine that cuts metal fasteners from corrugated metal stripping and drive fasteners into boards to fasten paperboards together. Position the metal stripping spool onto the machine spindle and thread end of the stripping between clamps of the automatic driver-head feed.

Alternative labels

maintain metal fastener machine
operate metal fastener machine
repair metal fastener machine
tending metal fastener machine
tend metal fastener machines
run metal fastener machine

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Essential skill

Tend metal fastener machine is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Tend metal fastener 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.

Corrugator operator: Corrugator operators tend a machine which folds a sheet of heavy paper in a wave-like pattern and covers it on both sides to create a lightweight, sturdy material suitable for packaging.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022