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Belt-Press Operator I

Set up and operate single- or double-deck platen curing presses.

What does a Belt-Press Operator I do?

Sets up and operates single- or double-deck platen curing press to cure transmission or conveyor belting: Gives directions to workers engaged in setting up press according to specified width of belt, pressure, temperature, and curing time. Positions guide stops in press to accommodate height of belt to be cured. Inspects sections of press for conformity to specifications and verifies temperature and time settings. Observes machine operation to detect malfunction. Signals OVERHEAD CRANE OPERATOR 921.663-010 to lift and position belt rolls in work area.