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Mill Attendant I

Tend crushers in salt mills that crush rock salts extracted from mines.

What does a Mill Attendant I do?

Tends system of grinders, crushers, conveyors, vibrating screens, and elevators in salt mill that crush and screen rock salt extracted from mine: Moves switches, levers, and other controls on instrument panels to start and stop equipment. Reads gauges to verify specified operation of equipment. Starts and stops various conveyors to control direction of flow, to store salt of specified size in designated storage bins. Observes and listens to operation of equipment and reports malfunctions to supervisor.