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Automatic Spreader Operator

Tend machines that spread tobaccos evenly onto the conveyor belts.

What does an Automatic Spreader Operator do?

Tends machine that spreads tobacco evenly onto conveyor belt. Places saratoga filled with tobacco on hydraulic lift and starts machine. Pulls lever to hoist saratoga and dump tobacco into hopper of machine where prong-studded shaft fluffs tobacco and spreads tobacco evenly onto conveyor belt. Cleans tobacco from prongs of shaft.