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Coil Rewind Machine Operator

Tend machines that rewind sheet metal coils into compact rolls.

What does a Coil Rewind Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that rewinds sheet metal coils into compact rolls for shipment: Measures sheet width and thickness, using tape and micrometer. Regulates air valve to raise and lower horizontal and vertical arbor in accordance with width of coil. Places coil on arbor manually or using hoist. Inserts inside end of coil in arbor and starts machine. Observes operation to detect telescoping, or excessive tightness, or coil. Cuts off damaged portions of coil, using shear. Removes and stacks rewound coils. May tend machine that weighs and rewinds sheet metal coils.