Insulation Board Calender Operator

Operate machines in tandem to press rough insulation board into caliper.

What does an Insulation Board Calender Operator do?

Operates machines in tandem to press rough insulation board into specified caliper, calender it into smooth finish, and paint and dry it: Pumps paint from portable tank into machine well. Turns handwheel to space paint rolls and control specified paint spread on board. Starts machines and turns valves to start flow of steam and regulate temperature in calender rolls and paint-drying oven. Weighs unpainted and painted sample boards to calculate amount of paint adherence. Observes processing to ensure that finished boards meet quality control specifications.