Tend screw machine


Tend a metalworking machine designed to produce metal screws, by process of cold heading and thread rolling, monitor and operate it according to regulations.

Alternative labels

watch over Turret lathe
watch over screw machine
guard Turret lathe
oversee Turret lathe
monitor screw machine
guard screw machine
monitor Turret lathe
oversee screw machine

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

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

Screw machine operator: Screw machine operators set up and tend mechanical screw machines designed to manufacture (threaded) screws out of processed metal workpieces, specifically small- to medium-sized ones that have been turned by a lathe and turn machine.

Optional skill

Tend screw 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.




  1. Tend screw machine – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022