Crown Assembly Machine Set-Up Mechanic

Operate battery of machines that insert and glue corks in bottlecap shells.

What does a Crown Assembly Machine Set-Up Mechanic do?

Operates battery of machines that insert and glue cork, paper, plastic or aluminum foil in bottlecap shells: Installs punches and dies in crown assembly machines and adjusts stroke of punches that force lining material into caps. Turns adjustment screws to regulate feed mechanism, rate of glue flow, and heating flame. Starts machine and examines sample caps to verify conformance to specifications. Observes operation of machine to detect and diagnose cause of faulty operations. Disassembles machine and replaces broken or worn parts, using handtools. May repair machine conveyor belts [BELT REPAIRER].