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Frothing Machine Operator

Operate frothing machines.

What does a Frothing Machine Operator do?

Operates frothing machine to mix air with latex for use in making foam rubber products: Observes gauges and turns valves to regulate flow of latex and air into frothing tank. Starts agitators in frothing tank to mix air with latex. Weighs out specified quantity of mixed latex and compares with formula to determine density of latex. Drains latex from frothing tank into holding tanks. Signals POURER when latex is ready for molds. Regulates temperature and spray pumps in preconditioning chamber to heat and coat molds in preparation for loading.