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Clinching Machine Operator

Tend reel-fed machines that clinch metal terminals to electrical wires.

What does a Clinching Machine Operator do?

Tends reel-fed machine that clinches metal terminals or solderless connectors to electrical wires: Positions wire ends in fixture. Steps on switch to start machine that automatically cuts off terminal from continuous strip and clinches terminal to wires. May strip rubber insulation off wire cord to expose wire, using pliers or pedal-operated stripping machine. May take wires to shelves and distribute them in sections according to wire and terminal types.